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.

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!

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    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.

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.