The Stovax & Gazco Blog

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.

Where to buy your Stovax and Gazco stove or fire

 April 12, 2021    8 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.

Stovax & Gazco Wins Best Stove & Fireplace Supplier of 2020

 March 25, 2021    No Comments  News & Updates

We are delighted to share that we have received another accolade for the company, with SME industry magazine awarding Stovax & Gazco Best Stove & Fireplace Supplier of 2020.

WIN a Stockton 5 Wide plus a load of Cadbury Creme Eggs!

 March 24, 2021    4 Comments  News & Updates

To celebrate Easter and the launch of the new Ecodesign Ready Stovax Stockton 5 Wide Fixed Grate Wood & Multi-fuel Stoves, we're giving one lucky person the chance to WIN one, plus a load of Cadbury Creme Eggs!

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!

How to Spring Clean Your Stove or Fire

 March 17, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

During spring, we tend to refresh our homes. Perhaps you are thinking about a new coat of paint in the kitchen, or perhaps even a renovation of your living room. With a spring clean on the cards, it is also the perfect time to give your stove or fire a service. Your product user instructions will describe the annual maintenance that is required for most products, however here is a basic guide.

Choosing a Wood Burning Stove or Fire for Your Home

 March 15, 2021    4 Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Thinking of adding a new stove or fire to your home, but don’t know where to start? Read on to find out a little bit about each type.

Media Walls Explained

 March 12, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

One of the latest popular trends in interior design are media feature walls, often just called media walls. But what is a media wall, and how can you build one in your home? Read on to find out.

No Space for A Designer Gas Fire? No Problem!

 March 10, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires

Landscape gas fires bring many things to an interior. Stunning flames, superb styling and high efficiency heat, to name just a few.

Want Cosy with Convenience? Choose a Gazco Gas or Electric Stove

 March 8, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires

Thinking of adding a new stove to your home, but like the sound of complete convenience at the touch of a button? Gas and electric stoves may be just what you’re looking for. Read on to find out which of these fantastic log burner alternatives meets your needs.

NEW FOR 2021, the Gazco eStudio Electric Fire Range!

 March 5, 2021    16 Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Looking for a cutting-edge, realistic electric fire, perfect for media wall installations? Look no further. The eStudio combines stunning flame visuals with a choice of fuel-effects — in a versatile, fit-anywhere format.

Real installations, real homes

 March 1, 2021    No Comments  News & Updates

Are you looking for inspiration for a fireplace update? We’ve collated a round-up of some of our case studies from real homeowners to help you get started with your search for a stove or fire!

Doing our bit for the environment

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

At Stovax & Gazco we’re passionate about the environment and doing our bit to secure a bright future for the next generation. Read on for a rundown of things we’re doing to protect our planet.

Your guide to 2021 interior trends

 February 17, 2021    One Comment  Advice & Information

We can’t escape the fact that external environments affect homes and interiors trends. Like it or not, COVID-19 has had its own effect on home design trends, as we spend more time indoors re-evaluating what determines our comforts. Here’s a round-up of the interior design trends for 2021, and how to incorporate them into your home.

How to make the most of a lockdown Valentine’s Day

 February 12, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

We all know that no one is going anywhere this Valentine’s Day, so we’ve put together some ideas on how to make it special while staying at home.

Five Gas Stoves to Keep You Warm this Winter

 February 5, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires

Cosy and convenient, gas stoves give you all of the charm of a wood burner at the touch of a button. Read on for a quick roundup of five gas stoves that bring style, warmth, and realistic flame visuals to your home.

Six Small Wood Burning Stoves with Plenty of Character

 February 4, 2021    2 Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Need a bit of heat for a cosy corner? Or maybe there isn’t a lot of space in your chimney opening? If you’re looking for a small wood burning stove for a tight spot, read on and relax. We’ve put together a quick rundown of compact yet characterful stoves to suit any setting, from cabin to conservatory or home to houseboat!

WIN a tipple on us with Salcombe Gin!

 February 3, 2021    33 Comments  News & Updates

In celebration of reaching 10,000 Instagram followers, we've partnered with Salcombe Gin to give two lucky people the chance to enjoy a tipple on us.

What to do if you don’t have a chimney

 February 2, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

If you want a log burner and don’t have a chimney – don’t worry! You may still be able to have a stove in your home. Read our advice below for what to do if you don’t have a chimney.

What to look for in a Gas Fire or Stove

 February 1, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Gas Stoves & Fires

When looking for your perfect gas fire or stove there are a few things to consider depending on your needs and your home. Here we cover the important things to check for when beginning to look for a new gas stove or fire.

Pantone of the Year 2021

 January 28, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Here at Stovax & Gazco, we love to keep up with the latest interior trends and ideas, and we’re loving PANTONE’s choices for 2021 – Ultimate Gray and Illuminating. We’ve put together some ideas for how to bring grey and yellow into your décor this year.

Understanding Smoke Control Areas

 January 25, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information

Wherever you live, it’s important to understand any local regulations in place. If you live in a town or city, it’s more than likely that you live in a Smoke Control Area. Read on to find out more.

Designer Fireplaces to Transform Your Home

 January 22, 2021    One Comment  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

With many of us spending more time at home, whether working or relaxing, it’s never been a better time to get your surroundings looking their best. Read on to find out which fires and stoves can make any lounge or living area a place you and your family want to be.

Top 5 Gazco Electric Stoves and Fires

 January 20, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires

With a wide range of electric stoves to choose from, including contemporary electric fires and traditional electric stove models, here are our top 5.

How to Light and Refuel Your Wood Burning Stove

 January 19, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The colder months are well and truly upon us, and if you’re feeling a little out of practice lighting your wood burning stove, don't worry! We’ve prepared an easy guide to give you a quick warm up! Puns aside, below you’ll find a rapid start-up method useful to get your log burner going as quickly as possible and burning effectively. This guide is also great for burning logs on your multi-fuel stove.

Stovax appears on new series of Grand Designs

 January 14, 2021    No Comments  News & Updates

Greg and Georgie opt for a Stovax stove, featured in household-favourite TV home-building show Grand Designs

Off-Grid Living with a Wood Burning Stove

 December 29, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

Whether it’s the ever-rising tariffs of energy suppliers, the desire to feel a little more in control of your life or just the pull of a more self-sufficient lifestyle, wood burning stoves are an enticing way to live off the grid in the comfort of your own home. Read on for a few tips on how to get the most out of your stove.

The Sky’s the Limit – We’re Moving in 2022!

 December 3, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

The Stovax Heating Group, including both our Stovax solid fuel and Gazco gas and electric brands, is moving. Having outgrown our current buildings and production facilities, we are relocating to a new, purpose-built facility at Skypark, Exeter – anticipated for a 2022 move. Read on to find out more!

Win a Stovax wood burning stove & Certainly Wood kiln dried logs bundle worth over £1700!

 November 13, 2020    5 Comments  News & Updates

We've teamed up with our friends at British wood supplier Certainly Wood to give you the chance to win a winter bundle worth over £1700!

Gazco Reflex 105 Multi-Sided shortlisted for 2020 Build It Awards!

 November 12, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

We are thrilled to announce that the recently launched Gazco Reflex 105 Multi-Sided gas fire range has been shortlisted for the upcoming 2020 Build It Awards.

Introducing the new Gazco Reflex 105 Multi-Sided Gas Fires

 November 4, 2020    2 Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Our most impressive and realistic gas fire is now available as a stunning panoramic multi-sided version, with three sided and two sided corner options.

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.

New Stovax Vogue 700 Inset Wood Burning Fire

 October 19, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

We’re pleased to share the latest addition to the Stovax range of built-in fires – the Vogue 700 Inset. Read on to find out more!

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.

Beautiful Gas Fireplaces to Suit Your Home

 September 29, 2020    2 Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires

Gas fireplaces offer the best of both worlds - stunning, real flame visuals and the convenience of instant heat at the touch of a button. At Gazco, we have developed a huge range of high efficiency gas fires to meet a variety of different style and installation requirements, meaning that you can be sure you’ll find a fire to suit your needs. Read on to find your perfect gas fireplace.

Electric Fires at the Forefront of Innovation

 September 28, 2020    No Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires

Our Gazco eReflex electric fire range features advanced visual effect technologies and a variety of fuel bed options to create an immersive and realistic display. Read on to find out more.

Five Ecodesign Wood Burning Stoves and Fires to Consider this Autumn

 September 27, 2020    4 Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

As the temperature drops and Autumn sets in, many people are opting to add a low-emission Ecodesign wood burning stove to their home. Here are five different designs to suit modern or traditional tastes, and anything in between.

An Essential Guide to Choosing a Stove or Fire

 August 31, 2020    2 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.

WIN! We’re giving away 6 bottles of bubbly!

 August 28, 2020    5 Comments  News & Updates

We are giving our fantastic followers the chance to win 6 bottles of beautiful bubbly!

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    2 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.

The Vision Electric Stove range: Blending style with technology

 July 27, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

Designed to bring you the ultimate in clean modernity, the Vision Electric stove range combines angular for with sleek black glass surfaces for the ultimate in contemporary minimalism. Inside, our very latest immersive LED systems create extraordinary flame visuals, with a host of lighting and colour options to help you relax and unwind.

Stovax wins Best Heating & Plumbing Supplier at the Homebuilding & Renovating Awards

 July 24, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

We are thrilled to announce that we are a proud winner of the Best Heating & Plumbing Supplier category at the Homebuilding & Renovating Awards!

Upgrade your living room with a traditional electric stove

 July 22, 2020    No Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

When it comes to choosing your electric stove, you really can’t go wrong with classic styling. Tasteful and timeless, a well-designed electric stove will fit effortlessly into a huge range of interiors, traditional or contemporary.

How to make your home office more cosy

 June 2, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

Are you working from home? An electric stove or fire can make the perfect addition to your workspace. Here’s some inspiration for how to make your workspace an inspirational and cosy environment.

Best electric fireplace feature wall

 May 22, 2020    No Comments  News & Updates

It’s right on trend to have an electric feature fire, especially as they offer a huge amount of versatility for installation in the home. From media walls and TV installations, to making a corner space come to life, we explain the eReflex range below and what makes it the best electric fire for your new feature fireplace wall.