Do I Need A Chimney Liner For A Wood Burning Stove?

chimney liner for wood burning stove

When it comes to installing a wood-burning stove, one question that often perplexes homeowners is whether or not they need a chimney liner. Many factors come into play when making this decision, including safety, efficiency, and building codes. Let’s delve into the importance of a chimney liner, the complications related to the size of the […]

The Revival of Wood Burning Stoves in Scotland: A Blend of Tradition and Modernity

Wood burning stoves have long been a part of Scotland’s rich heritage. In recent years, there has been a noticeable resurgence in their popularity. Combining traditional warmth with modern aesthetics and technology, wood burning stoves are now at the forefront of sustainable heating solutions. This article explores the revival of wood burning stoves in Scotland, […]

Do you need an air vent with a log burner?

wood burning stove

Wood-burning stoves are a popular and more efficient alternative to open fires. A survey willassist your installer in ensuring you have the right Kilowatt output stove for home. Especiallywith energy prices rising, many people are finding them a worthwhile investment. Stoves are more efficient and eco-friendlier than ever before. When you have a wood-burning or […]

Can you put coal in a log burner?

a log burner stove

With rising energy prices across the country, many homeowners are looking to solid fuels as an alternative way to supplement how they heat their homes. While both wood and coal are exceptional sources of home fuel, the devices designed to burn them are not always interchangeable. For instance, wood burning stoves, also known as log […]

Are wood-burning stoves safe?

Caledonian wood burning stoves

Wood-burning stoves are great for keeping you feeling warm and toasty on cold evenings and during the winter, but are they hazardous to your health? The answer to the question ‘are wood-burning stoves safe?’ is somewhat complicated. It alldepends on the quality of the stove you’re using, its ability to exhaust fumes from your home, […]

Will smokeless coal be banned?

bags of smokeless coal

For the first time since the 1950s, the Government has imposed restrictions on what can beburnt in domestic fires, which has led to many people asking, ‘will smokeless coal bebanned’? The answer to this is no, however, the sale of wet or unseasoned wood (wood which has notbeen dried or seasoned) and coal are being […]

Can I have an open fire in my house?

beautiful built-in wood burner in fire place

Learn more about the wet wood ban and the difference in efficiency between an open fire and a Stove. The department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs in the UK decided to move forward with the ban of selling certain types of wood and house coal in 2021. The government spearheaded the decision to approve […]

The best time to purchase a new Wood burning or Multi fuel stove.

living room with a built-in wood burning stove

So, you are considering purchasing a wood burning stove, but are not sure of the best time to buy. Often, people do not think to purchase a stove until the nights draw in and the weather is cold, but this may not guarantee a Winter installation. Here are some considerations to guide you through the […]

Do I need a Fireguard with a Wood burning or Multi fuel Stove?

Dynasty 3 fold screen chrome fire guard

Do you need a fire guard with a Wood burning or Multi fuel stove? And if so, what type of fire guard should you get? These are common queries from parents who are concerned about the safety of wood burning stoves with children around. Let’s look at when a fire guard may be necessary, and […]