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.

Making Britain a Greener Place

 October 21, 2020    2 Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

We’re passionate about the environment and making Britain greener. That’s why we’ve partnered with Certainly Wood, a nationwide Woodsure firewood supplier, to plant more new trees across the UK mainland through our #GreenBritain scheme.

What fuels should I burn on my multi-fuel or wood burning stove?

 September 30, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

As the colder months approach, many of us will be adding a new wood burning stove to our home, eager to enjoy the cosiness and relaxing flames they offer. We’ve put together this informative fuel guide to help you choose the right wood or mineral fuels for your multi-fuel or wood burning stove, to ensure it burns beautifully without impacting air quality.

An Essential Guide to Choosing a Stove or Fire

 August 31, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Adding a stove or fire to your living space brings heat, ambience, and most importantly a heart to your home. And although the concept is as simple and as natural as the very essence of human civilisation, a quick Google can leave many people overwhelmed by the amount of options and information out there.

Top 5 Gazco Gas Stoves

 August 24, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires

With a huge range of gas stoves to choose from, including modern and traditional models, we’ve put together our top 5.

Can I have a stove without a chimney?

 August 17, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The short answer is YES YOU CAN! And what’s more, you’ll be pleased to know you have our full range of stoves to choose from, whether you are looking for wood burning, multi-fuel, gas or electric. Want to know more? Read the long answer below for the details.

Three ways with a Sheraton stove

 April 14, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

Stovax & Gazco’s Sheraton stove range comes in all fuel types. Here, we talk you through the benefits of each version.

Stovax Studio: Experience the Ultimate in Wood Burning

 March 31, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Landscape proportions and crisp, contemporary styling makes the Studio range one of the most stylish wood burning ranges available. Offered in hole in the wall and freestanding options, these extraordinary fires feature advanced, easy to use combustion systems, magnificent flame visuals and a wealth of styling options.

Can I install a log burner in my shed?

 March 30, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

For many of us, a shed is so much more than just somewhere to store the lawn mower. Some sheds are now kitted out to be a sanctuary in our own garden – but you may be wondering how to heat it. Here, we’ve answered your key questions with this comprehensive guide to installing a wood burner in a shed.

Tall, dark and handsome: Loft gas stoves from Gazco

 March 27, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

Planning your next home updates? With so many gas stove options out there, it’s hard to find something that stands out from the crowd. Enter the Loft gas stove from Gazco – tall, striking, and available in an array of sizes and styling options.

How to light a wood burning stove

 March 19, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

Lighting a fire in your wood burning stove is easy when you have a guide to follow. Follow these steps and you’ll have your stove lit in no time at all!

How to get cosy on International Hygge Day

 February 28, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

If you’re passionate about making your house a cosy home, we’re almost certain you’ll have heard of ‘hygge’. On International Hygge Day, we’re celebrating ways to bring more hygge to your life.

Guide to burning good quality wood and smokeless fuel following Government update

 February 21, 2020    2 Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

As part of the Clean Air Strategy the government will ban the most polluting fuels – wet or ’fresh’ wood and coal – next year, and has made clear there are no plans to ban wood burning stoves. Read on to find out how you can easily burn the right wood and mineral fuels.

Turn up the heat this Valentine’s Day with a new stove from Stovax & Gazco

 February 14, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

If you’re wondering what to get this Valentine’s day, how about opting for a gift you both love and that will give you enjoyment for years to come? If you are looking for ways to cosy up, a Stovax Gazco stove or fire really creates the heart of a home and the ideal solution. Here are some of our top picks this Valentine’s Day.

Choosing A Gas Stove?

 February 12, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Perhaps you have seen various gas stoves or fires, but you aren't sold on what exactly they can offer you or your home during those chilly months? Well, we have broken down the benefits to owning one of Gazco's gas stoves. Read more to find out why you should consider gas today.

Wall Mounted Electric Heat

 February 3, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

If you are unable to have that modern wood burner in your home, then an electric fire could be the perfect option you never knew you had. Gazco’s Radiance Wall Mounted Electric Fires range might be an alternative to anything that might require hands-on installation. Find out about what a wall mounted fire can offer you...

Everything you need to know about firewood

 January 20, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

We spoke to Nic Snell, Managing Director at British firewood supplier Certainly Wood, to get more information on everything you need to know about firewood. There are many factors that can affect how well your stove or fire performs, and one of them is the firewood you choose to burn. Read more to find out what Nic recommends when buying firewood for your appliance.

How to get the Scandi look in your home

 January 13, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

It’s a new year and a fresh start, and for those of us who are obsessed with homes and interiors, this means a new look to our living space. Here, we uncover the key to creating a Scandi vibe in your living room.

Gazco Linerless Gas Stoves for easier and faster installation

 December 9, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Gazco linerless Gas Stoves offer a quicker and more cost-effective option for installing a gas stove into an existing chimney breast. Read on to see our full range of linerless gas stoves.

How to decorate your fireplace this Christmas

 December 9, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

Here are a few ideas for how to decorate your fireplace this Christmas.

The Sheraton 5 Wood Burning Stove

 November 29, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Finding a wood burning stove or fire to suit your tastes and styles can be difficult as there are so many to choose from and all with their own design. Perhaps you are looking for something with a simple design that is able to confidently heat your home, while elegantly pairing with your interior styles? The Sheraton 5 is a stunning stove that can easily be paired with a modern, contemporary town house, or a quaint and traditional cottage.

Why Choose Electric?

 November 14, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

If you are someone that has a fast-paced lifestyle, a wood burning stove might be a nice idea, but not something that seems possible for you and your home. Here are just some of the reasons Gazco's electric stoves or fires might be the perfect option for you.

Why choose a gas fireplace?

 November 8, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

A gas fireplace can look just as stylish as a real wood burning stove, but with a completely different set of benefits. Read on to find out more about why you should choose a gas fireplace.

What are the benefits to purchasing a wood burning stove for your home?

 October 25, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Perhaps you are someone that is interested in the idea of a wood burning stove or fire, but are not sold on the idea just yet? Well, we have put together some reasons as to how and why a wood burning stove can benefit you and your home.

Electric Fires and Stoves – Here are the Top 5!

 October 18, 2019    2 Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

For some, the lifestyle of owning a wood burner looks more fun than the practicality of it. Perhaps you are looking for something with a little more simplicity, but with the captivating beauty of a wood burning stove? Well, look no further, we have put together a small list of electric fires and stoves that might take your fancy…