Author: Melanie Saunders

  • chimney will be cleaner and safer

    8 steps to the perfect fire

    October 17, 2018
    Getting it right is easy once you know how – you can have a great fire, pollution will be minimised,…
  • Get it right

    October 5, 2018
    Getting it right is easy once you know how and it really is important. You can have a great fire…
  • Summer birch wood

    Quick Tip: You can burn any wood

    October 5, 2018
    You can burn ANY type of real wood, as long as it's  dry.
  • Birds down your chimney?

    October 5, 2018
    If you have a real fire, stove or woodburner you may have heard the fluttering and flapping occasionally. When birds…
  • Moved house? Your chimney questions answered…

    October 5, 2018
    We often get calls from customers who have just moved house and found themselves new owners of an open fire…
  • Help prevent a chimney fire

    September 19, 2018
    There were around 5000 reported chimney fires 2014 – 2015. The real number will be far greater as not all…
  • Looks pretty (pretty dangerous!)

    September 19, 2018
    Logs stacked around a stove might look nice but it’s an accident waiting to happen.
  • Dos and Dont’s

    September 19, 2018
    DOS AND DONT’S DoDon’tBring the stove to operating temperature quickly and try to keep it thereDon’t close off the air…
  • Smoke Control Areas

    September 19, 2018
    If you use a wood burner or open fire in a Smoke Control Area it is important to know the…
  • Useful Tools

    September 19, 2018
    These tools will help you get the very best from your stove and your fuel. They can save you money,…