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.

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    No 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    8 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    No 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    No Comments  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!