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.

All-New Gas Stoves: Introducing the Loft!

 July 10, 2018    9 Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

At the cutting edge of contemporary stove design, the Gazco Loft gas stove delivers unparalleled flame visuals and aesthetics.

Your Guide to Choosing a Stove

 April 24, 2018    No Comments  Advice & Information

Here are a few key points that will help you make your decision on a stove to best suit your lifestyle as well as your property.

Gazco wins Best Heating Product at the Your Home Awards

 April 23, 2018    No Comments  News & Updates

The Riva2 500HL Slimline catches the eye of the Your Home panel and wins Best Heating Product.

Benefits of a double-sided stove or fire

 April 20, 2018    2 Comments  Advice & Information

A double-sided stove or fire offers a creative way of interconnecting two rooms, while heating two spaces at once. Here are the benefits of installing a double-sided stove or fire in your home.

Looking for a Classic Fireplace?

 April 9, 2018    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates

Many owners of period or traditional houses appreciate the appeal of a beautiful fireplace. A magnificent mantelpiece surrounding an old-fashioned grate with logs crackling and conjuring a dance of flames – it’s a scene to come home to on a cold day that delights and reassures in equal measure.

Which wood to burn?

 March 29, 2018    5 Comments  Advice & Information

There is a growing interest in using wood as a sustainable, renewable, low carbon alternative. With the depletion of fossil fuels, wood is being accepted as a viable energy source that is not only virtually carbon neutral, but also economically feasible. But which wood is best for burning? Ultimately, there are many suitable firewoods to choose from that will burn well.

Reasons to Choose a Skope Electric Fire

 March 27, 2018    10 Comments  News & Updates

Our Gazco Skope electric fire range offers a whole new flame-effect with a variety of fuel beds, powerful mood lighting and a host of furniture installations.

Stovax features in Ideal Home Show 2018

 March 22, 2018    No Comments  News & Updates

We celebrate the 110th anniversary of the Ideal Home Show with Good Homes magazine by appearing in their living room set.

Get your home on trend for 2018

 March 16, 2018    No Comments  Advice & Information

It’s that time of year when we are looking to refresh our homes and keep up with new trends. Here are our tips for how to introduce 2018's interior design trends to your fireplace.

How to spring clean your woodburner

 March 7, 2018    No Comments  Advice & Information

It is important to clean your wood burning or multi-fuel stove at the end of periods of use – a good time to do this is when spring months come about and you are using your stove or fire less. Here are our tips on how to service, clean and maintain your stove.

A small gas fire with big style

 February 22, 2018    2 Comments  News & Updates

Adding a smaller size to Gazco’s respected Riva2 range is the 400, an all-new inset gas fire that offers eye-catching flame visuals and bold styling options.

Real installs, real homes

 February 19, 2018    No Comments  News & Updates

Proud of your stove or fire, and keen on interior design? Your home could feature as one of our case studies. Here are the homes we featured last year.

Love your environment this #ValentinesDay

 February 14, 2018    No Comments  Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

You might be thinking about cosying up by the fire with your loved one this Valentine’s Day with a glass of wine and a good film. One thing you can do for the environment today is to consider what you’re burning on your fire, and what you are using to burn it.

Top Five Reasons to Consider a Stovax Vogue Wood Burning & Multi-fuel Stove

 February 13, 2018    8 Comments  News & Updates

Vogue wood burning and multi-fuel stoves are designed around three core principles: magnificent flame visuals, ultra-clean burning that is suitable for towns and cities, and easy to use controls.

How a wood burning stove can help you this winter

 February 12, 2018    No Comments  Advice & Information

The latest addition to the Stockton range: the Stockton Cook Stove designed for cold winters, a visual statement, as well as the ability to heat food and drink

Wood burning fires – find the perfect Studio for your home!

 January 29, 2018    No Comments  Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The Studio range of cassette and freestanding fires has been designed to create a striking feature in your living space with their enticing widescreen flame visuals complemented by an extensive array of frames and styling options. Browse our Studio Fires and Freestanding Stoves brochure.

Stovax appears on Channel 4’s Ugly House to Lovely House with George Clarke

 January 25, 2018    No Comments  News & Updates

Channel 4's Ugly House to Lovely House visited Mandy's project in Nottingham. She chose a Stovax Studio Duplex Inset Wood Burning Fire to complement her new living space.

Vogue Midi T Highline Gas Stove now featured in the latest brochure!

 January 11, 2018    No Comments  News & Updates

Incorporating advanced gas fire technology, the Vogue Midi T Highline is the latest addition to the Gazco Vogue gas stove collection.

Stovax feature in Ideal Home Show at Christmas

 December 7, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

Stovax's Studio 1 Freestanding wood burning stove features in Good Homes Folklore room set at the Ideal Home Show at Christmas this year.

Festive Fireside Competition 2017

 November 30, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

Share your cosy Christmas photos with us using #FestiveFireside to be in with a chance of winning a luxury hamper!

Finalist for Your Home Awards: Best Heating Product

 November 29, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

Stovax & Gazco are thrilled to have been selected as a finalist for the Your Home Awards 'Best Heating Product' category.

Stovax’s Simpler Living: November

 November 21, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

This month's Simpler Living looks at making things simple with a gas fire, preparing for festivities with an easy Christmas pudding recipe, and ways to spend November days.

Shortlisted for Build It Awards: Best Heating Product

 November 20, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

The Stovax Heating Group were thrilled to have three products shortlisted for 'Best Heating Product', including the Stovax Vogue, the Gazco Skope, and the Lotus Prio 7 Cookstove

Our most realistic gas fire yet – the Reflex 75T is now available as a balanced flue model!

 November 8, 2017    30 Comments  News & Updates

The Reflex 75T gas fire combines three dynamic features to create captivating flame visuals that reach new levels of realism.

Expanding the Vogue Gas Stove Range

 October 20, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

Taking the elegant styling of the Gazco Vogue gas stove range, the new Midi T’s bevelled cast iron exterior encases a new taller firebox which offers a three-sided view of the impressive, extended flame visuals.

Stovax’s Simpler Living: October

 October 9, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information

This month’s #SimplerLiving looks at Halloween, pumpkin soup, and the brand new Stockton cook stoves.

Cosy Carvings Competition 2017

 October 4, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

It’s October and it’s time for our annual #CosyCarvings competition.

Inset Wood burning Fires – Introducing the Elise Glass Range!

 September 22, 2017    One Comment  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Our award winning Elise wood burning and multi-fuel range has recently introduced a sparkling alternative to the existing Steel models; the new Elise Glass range complements their magnificent flame visuals with a sophisticated one-piece glass exterior.

Stovax’s Simpler Living: September

 September 7, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information

Get ready this September with Stovax's Simpler Living. The nights are slowly drawing in, the shadows are growing longer, and the colours on the trees are changing. September marks the start of getting ready for the autumn-winter season ahead.

Wood burning & Multi-fuel Promotion – Riva Fever returns with up to £250 off!

 August 10, 2017    2 Comments  News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

As the summer draws to an end, you are probably planning on ways to keep warm indoors in the coming cooler months.

An alternative heating system from NIBE

 July 20, 2017    One Comment  Advice & Information

Although a stove or fire has full capability to heat a house, we know that central heating is often the main port of call for warming the home. Here's why a NIBE heat pump is a great alternative to mainstream gas central heating.

Stovax Heating Group helps out in the DIY SOS Avening Big Build

 July 12, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

The Stovax Heating Group supports the BBC’s DIY SOS Big Build in Avening, Gloucester, supplying a wood burning stove to the project

House Warming

 May 19, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates

Choosing a stove or fire for your brand new home

Time to spring clean

 April 27, 2017    2 Comments  Advice & Information

It’s that time of year when we’re packing away our winter clothes, enjoying longer days, and spring cleaning our homes.

Spring into 2017’s trends

 March 29, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information

Our Interiors Expert, Hannah Stone, gives advice for how to keep up with this year’s interior design trends with your stove or fire.

Stovax making a guest appearance on Hollyoaks

 March 24, 2017    No Comments  Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Our log holders have been spotted in the pub in Hollyoaks!

SIA Ecodesign Ready Wood burners

 February 20, 2017    No Comments  News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Stovax have embraced the SIA Ecodesign standards, making wood burners which are more environmentally friendly than ever.

Our Hearth Warming Moments: Roundup Part Two

 January 25, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates

In our second installation of our Hearth Warming Moments Roundup, we meet Artist Residence's Owner, a beautiful Water Tower in Yorkshire and James' Smart House in Oxfordshire, all of which have installed one or more of our log burners.

Our Hearth Warming Moments: Roundup Part One

 January 19, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

We have gathered together some of our most recent case studies from our Hearth Warming Moments submissions and interviews with homeowners and interior designers. In this roundup we have our 'Loo with a View', Anouska's beautiful Victorian home and a peek into owner of Velvet and Dash's home in Dorset.

Stovax features on Martin Roberts’ ‘Home Rule’ radio show on Virgin’s Talk Radio

 January 17, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Stovax’s Associate Sales Director Martyn Allen spoke to ‘Homes Under the Hammer’ presenter Martin Roberts on his Saturday home improvement programme ‘Home Rule’.

How to identify good firewood

 January 16, 2017    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Stovax takes you how to identify the best firewood to burn in your wood burner to make sure your fire burns effectively and efficiently.

The Reflex 75T, our most realistic gas fire yet

 December 19, 2016    No Comments  Gas Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

Gazco's most realistic flames yet, our newest gas fire that is reminiscent of a traditional wood burning fire with its innovative burner system and hand painted ceramic logs.

Freestanding Elise: The latest additions to the award winning Elise range

 November 25, 2016    2 Comments  News & Updates

Our new Freestanding Elise models are now available and the perfect centrepiece to brighten up any room. They are Ecodesign compliant and offer the highest heating performance possible.

How to burn wood efficiently

 November 21, 2016    4 Comments  Advice & Information

We've put together some top tips on how to burn wood efficiently this winter.

New and improved Logic2 Electric Fires

 November 17, 2016    No Comments  News & Updates

Gazco's new Logic2 electric range is equipped with three new interchangeable fuel beds to get the perfect atmosphere whenever needed.

A view on Denim Drift, Dulux’s Colour of the Year from our Interiors Expert

 October 28, 2016    No Comments  News & Updates

Our Interiors Expert, Hannah Stone, looks at Denim Drift Dulux's Colour of the Year and how to use it in your home!

Expanding the Vogue Range, our two new Ecodesign stoves!

 October 26, 2016    No Comments  News & Updates

This year, Stovax has added to the Vogue range introducing two new sizes; the Small and Medium. They are Ecodesign compliant and offer a range of heat outputs.