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.

Illuminating Offers on Radiance and Selected Studio Electric Fires

 October 14, 2019    No Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Our Illuminating Offers Promotion is now on! Get huge discounts of up to £750 off these must-have electric fires for a limited time only until November 29th 2019.

OUR CAST IRON SAVINGS PROMOTION IS NOW UNDERWAY

 October 8, 2019    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Save up to £/€500 on high quality wood burning and multi-fuel stoves for a limited time only.

Shortlisted for Best Stove at Build It Awards 2019

 October 8, 2019    2 Comments  News & Updates

We are thrilled to announce that the Stovax Heating Group has been shortlisted with four products as ‘Best Stove’ in the Build It Awards 2019.

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.

Greater Control for Gazco Logic HE Log-effect Gas Fires

 October 4, 2019    6 Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Our 16” Logic HE remote control gas fires now feature an all-new remote control system – making them even easier to use. Thanks to their innovative design, these gas fires can now be ignited from the comfort of your sofa, without having to manually turn on the pilot light first.

GUIDE TO BUYING A WOOD BURNING OR MULTI-FUEL STOVE

 September 27, 2019    2 Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, News & Updates

Solid fuel stoves burn wood and/or mineral fuels and provide a powerful heating solution for your home. Modern appliances like our Stovax traditional and contemporary stoves are designed with advanced combustion systems, which minimise emissions and feature powerful Airwash jets to keep the stove glass clear. These advanced wood burning and multi-fuel stoves provide high efficiency heat and stunning flame visuals. Depending on your preferences and home, there are a few things to consider when choosing your wood burning and multi-fuel stove.

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.

Timeless Design Meets Technical Innovation – the Gazco Sheraton 5 Gas Stove

 September 20, 2019    2 Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, News & Updates

Combining stylish looks, beautiful cast iron detailing and our high efficiency gas fire technology, the new Gazco Sheraton 5 Gas brings elegance, realistic flames and convenient heat to your home.

The Riva2 600 – A Brand New Conventional Flue Gas Fire From Gazco

 September 10, 2019    No Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

New for 2019, the Riva2 600 offers magnificent flame visuals, impeccable styling and a truly versatile form-factor. Incorporating our innovative gas fire technology, this stylish addition has been designed to provide your living space with high efficiency heat.

Introducing the Chesterfield Wood Burning and Multi-fuel Stove Range

 September 9, 2019    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The epitome of British fire design and engineering, the Chesterfield wood burning and multi-fuel range combines stylish aesthetics with cutting-edge combustion systems to bring you beautiful stoves that offer high efficiency, low emission heating.

Stovax featured in Ideal Home magazine with Ecodesign Huntingdon

 September 3, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

We are thrilled to have been included by Ideal Home in their top picks for the latest Ecodesign stoves.

5 Stylish wood burning and multi-fuel Ecodesign stoves

 August 30, 2019    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

These designer Ecodesign Ready wood burning and multi-fuel stoves offer stunningly contemporary and traditional designs. Each exceeds 2022 Ecodesign air quality standards and will bring a modern and practical heating solution to your home, when burnt with Ready to Burn wood. Thanks to their high heating performance, each is exempt from DEFRA Smoke Control restrictions in towns and cities. Read on to find out more about these elegant, high efficiency stoves.

Gas Fires – top 5!

 August 30, 2019    4 Comments  News & Updates

From the stunning Studio gas fires to the hearth mounted inset gas fires, we have a wide selection of both traditional and contemporary gas fires to suit a range of homes.

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!

Wood burning stoves – Real life stories in August

 August 16, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

We have received another influx of case studies from our wood burning stove homeowners this month. Thank you to those who have recently submitted their case study, we have really enjoyed being a part of your home renovation. If you would like to share your hearth warming moments with us, get in touch!

Top 5 Gazco Electric Fires and Stoves

 August 15, 2019    3 Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires

Looking for a stylish flame effect, instant heat or need an alternative to a log or gas fire? Gazco’s range of innovative ChromaLight electric fire and stove ranges will create ambiance wherever you want it – needing only a three-pin plug socket. Each comes with a powerful Eco handset for easy remote control letting you instantly achieve a relaxing, warming atmosphere and focal point from the comfort of your sofa. Read on to find your perfect electric fire.

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.

Introducing the Gazco Reflex 105 Gas Fire

 August 5, 2019    No Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Dancing flames. A glowing ember bed. Logs that look as real as, well… the real thing. These are all the elements that make the Reflex 105 so realistic, you may find it hard to believe it’s a gas fire.

Radiance Electric fires – Real life stories

 July 23, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

Not only have we received so many wood burning stoves real life stories recently, homeowners have also been tagging us on Instagram with their Radiance electric fires installations! Get in touch, if you would like to share your hearth warming moments with us!

Gazco electric fire features on Channel 4’s Old House, New Home

 July 22, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

Did you watch last week's episode of Old House, New Home? You may have spotted your next electric fire…

Top 4 Wood Burning & Multi-fuel Nordic Stoves Exclusively From Stovax

 July 19, 2019    4 Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Looking for a designer Nordic wood burning or multi-fuel stove? Stovax are the exclusive distributor of Dovre, Lotus, Varde and Nordpeis stoves in the UK. Check out these top four Scandi woodburners.

Wood burning stoves – Real life stories!

 July 16, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

We have had so many beautiful and inspirational real life stories of homeowners with a Stovax wood burning stove in their home. Here are some of this year's case study stories so far. If you would like to share your hearth warming moments with us, get in touch!

5 contemporary wood burners

 July 15, 2019    2 Comments  Advice & Information

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

Sheraton wood burning stove features on Old House, New Home

 July 12, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

Catch up on Episode 4 of George Clarke's Old House, New Home to see a Sheraton wood burning stove featured in an opulent bathroom suite.

George Clarke visits Stovax Gazco HQ!

 July 9, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

We are delighted to have featured in Episode 3 of George Clarke’s Old House, New Home with a visit to our showroom in Devon. The couple in this episode chose a Loft gas stove to complete their renovation.

Lighten your living room with the Ivory Huntingdon gas range

 June 29, 2019    4 Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires

Looking for a tasteful twist on the classic stove aesthetic? Our Ivory enamel Huntingdon gas stoves provide style and elegance in equal measure. Stunning flames and true-to-life log-effects combine with realistic glowing embers. The result is all the ambience of a wood burner, at the touch of a button.

Boiler stoves – top 5!

 June 25, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

Homeowners looking to supply their own domestic hot water and central heating requirements or augment their existing heating system can choose from a range of contemporary and traditionally styled boiler stoves.

PLEASE NOTE: Stovax no longer produce any boiler stove models, but we do have other wood burning stoves available. Visit our product finder.

Choosing a traditional gas stove

 June 24, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

If a wood burning stove is not your preference and you have your heart set on a gas log burner, here are Gazco’s traditional gas stoves to make it easier for you to choose.

Stovax Heating Group features on George Clarke’s Old House, New Home

 June 21, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

The brand new series of George Clarke's Old House, New Home is back, and episode one featured a Vogue Small from Stovax.

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.

Wood burning stove accessories to consider

 June 6, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

Whether you are looking for a log holder or cleaning products for your wood burning stove, we offer a wide range of top quality log burner accessories. For more information about our range of wood burning stove accessories, visit your local retailer.

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    2 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.

Ecodesign Wood burning stoves – top 5!

 May 29, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

The recent media hype about wood burning stoves have caused many homeowners to be concerned about purchasing a woodburning appliance. Rest assured, wood burners are not being banned! The Clean Air Strategy 2019 ensures that the cleanest stoves are available for sale by 2022. These stoves have been named Ecodesign Ready Appliances. An Ecodesign stove lowers emissions to an absolute minimum and features a high efficiency combustion system that uses 70% less logs than an open fire and 20% less than a standard stove to heat your home. For more information about Ecodesign stoves, please visit our FAQs about Ecodesign wood burning stoves and fires.

What are the benefits of an electric log burner?

 May 20, 2019    6 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.

Get the Look – Opulent living room for traditional stove

 May 6, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

If you are renovating your living space and choosing a classic-styled stove like the Sheraton 5 wood burning stove, you may be looking for ways to restyle your room to suit your log burner. Here’s an idea for an opulent and luxurious look, with top tips from Interior Designer, Georgina Dennis.

Electric stoves and fires – top 5!

 May 1, 2019    2 Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

If you are considering purchasing an electric stove or fire for your home, we have listed our top 5 models to consider. With instant heat, this fuel source is almost suitable for every home home and almost any room! During the warmer summer months, you can enjoy the beautiful look and atmosphere of a real wood burning stove or fire with or without the heat!

Real installs, real homes

 April 22, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

Here are some of the latest installations, featuring real homes with real stoves and fires. If you want to be featured on our website, get in touch!

Open up your installation possibilities with Stovax Professional XQ™

 April 15, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

Stovax Professional XQ is a twin wall flue system that can be configured to suit almost any stove installation requirement. Here’s a quick fire guide explaining the benefits of this system.

Radiance Electric Fires Promotion Extended!

 April 11, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

The Radiance electric fire promotion has recently been extended with even bigger savings. This electric fire promotion will now end on June 3rd 2019.

New stoves and fires now available!

 April 9, 2019    2 Comments  News & Updates

We are delighted to let you know that we have recently added some fantastic products to our wood burning, multi-fuel and gas stove and fire ranges.

Chimney maintenance – why is it important?

 April 8, 2019    8 Comments  Advice & Information

With spring in the air, you may have read our recent blog post on how to clean your stove, whether you own a wood burning stove, gas stove or an electric fire. If you own a wood burning stove or multi-fuel stove, it is also essential to maintain your chimney each year, as the health of your chimney plays a big part in how your stove functions.

Stovax & Gazco are an award-winning stove and fireplace manufacturer

 April 5, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

As a UK manufacturer of stoves, fires, and fireplaces, we are proud to have won and to have been shortlisted for a number of awards.

Traditional wood burning stoves now available with videos!

 April 2, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

We have recently been populating our product pages with videos. You can now view a burning flame of our traditional wood burning and multi-fuel stove products by visiting the relevant product page.

Stovax & Gazco wins UK’s Best Stove Manufacturer and Best Traditional Stove

 April 1, 2019    2 Comments  News & Updates

We are delighted to announce that we have been crowned the UK’s Best Stove Manufacturer by BUILD Magazine for their 2019 Home & Garden Awards.