The Stovax & Gazco Blog - Advice & Information

The Stovax and Gazco blog keeps you updated with our latest special offers and promotions, new product releases, brochure updates and general advice and information on our stoves, fires and fireplaces.

Go Pro with Professional XQ™: A twin wall flue with a difference

 July 14, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Professional XQ™ is an innovative twin wall flue system that can be configured to suit virtually any installation requirement, opening up new possibilities for you and your wood burning fire or stove.

Everything You Need to Care for Your Wood Burning Appliance

 June 23, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Learn which products work best to keep your wood burning appliance clean and efficient

Riva Vision Medium Electric Now Available!

 May 24, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

For many consumers, a wood burning stove or gas fire may not be a viable option for their home, aesthetically, practically or architecturally. The contemporary Riva Vision Electric stoves offer an alternative way to heat your living space.

Introducing: The Nordpeis Bergen Wood Burning Stove

 May 22, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

For those looking for a modern traditional wood burning stove, look no further than the Nordpeis Bergen for a uniquely Scandinavian twist.

Wood Burning Stoves: A Buyer’s Guide

 February 3, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you are currently looking at buying a wood burning stove, this is a useful buyer's guide.

Top five benefits of a free standing wood burner

 January 8, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Find out why a free standing wood burner from Stovax is an excellent investment for your home.

Why choose a cast iron log burner?

 November 18, 2013    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Cast iron is still a popular choice for log burners due to its heat diffusing properties.

Instant heat from a gas fire

 October 14, 2013    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

For instant heat from the switch of a button, a gas fire is the perfect choice. Glass fronted versions often have efficiency rates in excess of 80% making them extremely effective at warming your home and an excellent use of your fuel.

Wood burning stove door glass – cleaning tips

 April 19, 2013    No Comments  Advice & Information

There are several ways to clean your wood burning stove’s glass. This article will provide you with a step-by-step method to ensure that your appliance’s glass is properly maintained.

Top tips for keeping your home warm this winter

 February 13, 2013    No Comments  Advice & Information

Some useful advice to help you cut down on your energy bills this winter and make the most of high efficiency fires and stoves to heat your home.

Top wood burning tips for the cold weekend ahead…

 January 18, 2013    No Comments  Advice & Information

A few simple steps to ensure you are maximising the heat output of your woodburning stove.

Keep your logs dry and burn-ready

 January 26, 2012    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

It's reassuring to know that we are now half way through winter and for many it's a cold but bright sunny day. If your stock of logs is running low after a few months of using your wood burning stove or fire, you will be keen to replenish your store.

Are You Carbon Monoxide Aware?

 October 20, 2011    No Comments  Advice & Information

Fuels, including wood burning and gas, are safe to burn if your stove or fire is installed, maintained and used correctly.If you don't regularly maintain your wood burner, for example, you are at risk from a Carbon Monoxide leak that is the result of incomplete burning of a fuel.

Chimneys and Lining

 October 19, 2011    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you are thinking of buying a wood burning stove or gas fire there is a strong possibility your chimney will need lining.

Choosing a Fuel Type

 October 13, 2011    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

When choosing a traditional stove, contemporary stove or fire from Stovax or Gazco, one of the first decisions you will be required to make is deciding on the type of fuel you want your appliance to run on.

Guidelines for Cleaning and Maintenance

 October 12, 2011    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you haven’t already – now would be a great time to give your multi fuel or wood burning stove, or wood-burning fire a good clean as the weather turns cold and the nights draw in.

Repairing your Wooden Fire Surround

 September 28, 2011    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

There is nothing worse than accidentally denting your beautiful Stovax wooden fire surround especially when the effect is a painfully obvious blemish right on the front of the wooden mantel.

Stovax Professional XQ Stove and Fireplace Chimney Systems

 August 9, 2011    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

To expand on their existing prestigious product portfolio, Stovax have now created the Professional XQ Stove and Fireplace Chimney System

Gas Fire Fact Sheet

 August 13, 2010    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires

A modern gas fire can contribute to the efficient, economical heating of your home.

Wood Burning Stoves Use 80 percent Fewer Logs than an Open Fire!

 July 22, 2010    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

According to the Solid Fuel Institute, wood is the cheapest and greenest form of fuel