Humberside Fire and Rescue Service were called out to an address in West End, Garthorpe, over the weekend.
The incident, which happened on Sunday January 3 at 11.52pm, involved a carbon monoxide alarm which had been activated.
Fire officers used gas detection equipment to check for signs of gas.
A fault was found on the flue on a log burner.
The occupier of the property was advised to contact an installer to organise an immediate repair of the burner.