The Opus has a unique and innovative design that calls for a quicker and easier way to start a fire. Just follow these simple steps and you will have a perfect fire every time. 1) Place two logs on the bottom of the fireplace 2) Add a firestarter on top of the two logs 3) Add two more logs on top of the firestarter 4) Activate the air control by pushing the handle inwards 5) Light the fire starter 6) Close the door