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.

How to Decorate your Fireplace for Christmas

 December 3, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Eight simple ways to create a festive fireplace to wow your guests this Christmas

How to decorate your home for autumn 2021

 October 21, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Autumn is here, and with it comes cosy knits, a warm colour palette, and a change in décor. We’re starting to reach for blankets on chilly evenings, and the log burner takes centre stage once more. Check out our ideas for how to introduce autumn into your home this season.

Why now is the perfect time to consider a wood burning stove

 September 29, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If ever-increasing energy costs have got you wishing to live a little more off-grid, a wood burning stove could be the perfect way to achieve more self-sufficiency when it comes to heating your home. We've rounded up some things to consider in order to get the most out of your wood burning stove.

Minimalism: an art-deco style

 September 20, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Minimalism as an interior design trend is very popular at the moment. We break down what it means and how our range of stoves and fires can help you to bring a minimalist touch to your interiors.

Convector Stoves and Fires: The Complete Guide

 August 25, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you're considering upgrading your fireplace and have heard about convector stoves and fires, you might be wondering what exactly that means. In this guide we break it down and explore what you need to know to help inform your decision.

How to get the Cottagecore style with a log burner

 August 23, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Whether you live in the countryside or in the middle of a city, one design trend that’s not going away is the Cottagecore style. If you’ve heard of it and are wondering what it is, you’ve come to the right place.

Real homes, real fireplace inspiration

 August 5, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Looking for inspiration for your own fireplace renovation? We’ve collated a round-up of some of our case studies from real homeowners to give you a few ideas of the kind of centrepiece design that can be achieved with a Stovax or Gazco stove or fire.

Best Designer Gas Fire

 June 24, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Are you looking for a contemporary gas fire, and can’t choose between the Gazco Riva2 750HL and the Gazco Reflex 75T? In this article, we’ll compare these two favourites to help you in your decision making when choosing a gas log burner.

County 5 and Stockton 5 – two of the best traditional wood burning stoves?

 June 23, 2021    4 Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you’re looking for the best traditional wood burning stove for your home and can’t decide between the ever-popular Stovax Stockton 5 and the new County 5 wood burning stove, you’ve come to the right place! Read on below as we roundup the best features the two.

What’s the difference between an eStudio and eReflex electric fire?

 June 9, 2021    2 Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

If you’re having difficulty deciding between an eStudio and an eReflex electric fire, we’re here to help! Read on to discover the differences between these ranges.

Gazco Yeoman Contemporary Gas & Electric Stoves

 June 4, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

If you're looking for a contemporary stove with the convenience of gas or electric. The Gazco Yeoman CL gas stove range and CL electric stove range could be just what you're looking for. Read on below to find out more.

Stovax Slimline Stoves – Impressive flames without the extra heat

 June 3, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Stovax’s slimline wood burning stoves give you all the presence of a big log burner, whilst providing a manageable heat output for standard-sized or well-insulated rooms. Read on to find out more.

Saving space with a cavity wall gas fire

 May 28, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

If you are looking for convenience from gas, and also want to save space, a cavity wall gas fire makes installation simple and minimises the footprint of the fire – as well as the building work.

Five Myths about Electric Stoves and Fires

 May 21, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

Considering a new electric stove or fire, and wondering if it’s right for you? We’ve debunked some of the myths surrounding them to help inform your decision.

What’s the difference between a Sheraton 5 and Chesterfield 5 wood burning stove?

 May 13, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

You might be looking for a wood burning stove and can’t quite choose between the Sheraton 5 and Chesterfield 5, from Stovax. Read on to find out their key differences!

Burning the right wood and mineral fuels on your stove or fire

 May 12, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The Government has finally put a stop to the sale of polluting fuels such as wet, unseasoned wood and house coal. This fantastic news means that more stoves and fires across the UK will be burnt the way they should, with correct fuels such as good quality dry wood or authorised smokeless mineral fuels.

Can I have a stove or fire in a kitchen?

 May 7, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

While you plan your kitchen renovations, you may be thinking about installing a wood burning stove or gas log burner. Here’s our expert advice on what to remember when planning either option in a kitchen renovation.

Gas Stoves offer Warmth and Convenience

 May 3, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Looking for a log burner that offers warmth and cosiness in an instant? A Gazco Yeoman gas stove could be exactly what you're looking for. Read on below to find out the options available.

How to get the coastal look in your home

 April 30, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

As summer approaches, you may be reminiscing about some of your past holidays by the sea. Our home interior is often linked to vacation memories, and recreating the same ambience in our own property. One firm-favourite is the coastal vibe. Read on to find out more about how to recreate the coastal look in your own home.

Where to buy your Stovax and Gazco stove or fire

 April 12, 2021    6 Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The best place to purchase your new Stovax or Gazco stove or fire is from your local, expert retailer. Not only can they show you a range of wood burning, multi-fuel, gas, and electric products from our range, they will also be able to help you pick the right stove or fire for your home and take care of the installation process. Read on to find out more.

All the look of a traditional stove, with all the ease of gas

 April 3, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Looking for that traditional and authentic log burner look but with the convenience of gas? A Gazco Yeoman gas stove could be an ideal choice. Read on below to find out more.

3 Ways to Style Your Home with an Electric Stove

 March 30, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

A stove forms the centrepiece of an interior, drawing the eye and forming an anchor for everything else to work in harmony. But if flueing and other installation considerations leaves you reaching for a cup a tea, relax. Gazco electric stoves quite literally plug and play. Keep reading for a rundown of different styles available.

Fuel Flexibility: Should I Choose a Multi-fuel Stove?

 March 29, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires

Many of our stoves are available in both multi-fuel and dedicated wood burning versions. We’ve put together this quick rundown to explain how a multi-fuel stove is different from a dedicated wood burner and the benefits of having a fuel-flexible stove.

How to keep your pets safe by your stove or fire

 March 19, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Here at Stovax & Gazco we love our pets, especially cats and dogs. It’s no secret that dogs especially can be extremely inquisitive by nature, so if you’re one to enjoy a nice warm fire on a cold winter’s night, you may be wondering how you can let your pet do the same while keeping them safe. Read on for some of our top tips!