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.

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…

Getting cosy this autumn

 October 7, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

It’s officially autumn, and to us, that means cosying up with a good book, comforting food, and curling up in front of the fire. Here are some ideas to get you started on changing your home for winter.

Predicted Coldest Winter in 30 Years

 September 25, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

With one of the coldest winters in 30 years heading our way, you might want to jump the queue on the busy heating season and have a look at heating your home with your very own domestic fire.

Identifying Good Firewood

 September 20, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

Establishing which wood is best for your wood burning stove can be a difficult task for a novice, so we have tried to provide a short introduction into the fundamentals of collecting your own wood, the appropriate wood to burn in your stove, and the difference between hardwoods and softwoods.

5 traditional wood burning stoves

 August 26, 2019    2 Comments  Advice & Information

Are you looking for a traditional wood burner? Here are top five picks from Stovax!

Electric heat for summer evenings

 August 12, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

Are you after a fire that you can switch on or off for instant heat, and the ultimate in ease of installation? It sounds like an electric fireplace is a great option for you.

5 contemporary wood burners

 July 15, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

Are you looking for a contemporary wood burner? Here are 5 top products to help you choose one!

Choosing a traditional electric stove

 June 20, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

Are you in the market for a traditional electric stove? With so many options out there today, we have made it easier for you with three stunning electric stoves for you to choose from.

Wood Burning Cook Stoves for Simpler Living

 June 14, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

There are few things more homely on a chilly evening than the crackle of a fire and the comforting smell of cooking. Our range of Stockton Cook stoves combine these two very things.

How to Clean Your Gazco Electric Fire

 May 31, 2019    2 Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

Electric fires offer breath-taking flame effects with minimal effort – you simply switch on,  sit down and relax. This is one of their main attractions, with beautiful flames often at the touch of a button without the ash and dust of an open fire. But like many things, a little TLC occasionally will keep everything running smoothly and looking great. This blog explains how you can quickly clean out any dust from your electric fire to keep it looking as impressive the day it was installed.

Choosing a contemporary gas stove

 May 31, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires

You may have decided that a gas stove is the best heating option for your home. If you have a modern interior, here are some of Gazco’s contemporary models.

What are the benefits of an electric log burner?

 May 20, 2019    4 Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

An electric fire has many benefits, from convenience to ease of installation. Here is some advice to help you decide if an electric log burner is for you.

Wood burning and Multi-fuel stoves for Urban Areas

 May 11, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

With the colder months behind us and the warmest yet to come, burning wood is a great way to stay warm at this this awkward time of the year - when turning on the central heating feels a little over the top. But if you live in a smoke control area, it is important to ensure you are using a DEFRA approved wood burning or multi-fuel stove for heating your home with solid fuels.