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We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Build It Awards with Best Stove or Fire. The esteemed awards see architects, manufacturers and key industry figures come together in recognition of 'innovation and excellence in the custom and self-build home sector.'
Season 2 of ITV's Love Your Home & Garden started recently in a home in Mansfield, where Alan and his team set to make a home and garden more accessible for Benita and her son, Josh. The sitting room featured a Gazco Skope electric fire, bringing the room to life and making the perfect centrepiece.
Lotus’ stoves have long been recognised to represent some of the highest levels of engineering quality in wood burning products. Their contemporary designs appear to effortlessly blend form with function, offering superb heating performance alongside beautiful aesthetics.
This new, wide-format design provides impressive flame visuals, whilst slimline proportions reduce depth and ensure a versatile 5kW nominal heat output.
We’ve teamed up with HomeStyle to give you the chance to enhance your home’s ambience by winning any fire from the stunning Gazco Skope electric range – including our brand new models!
Now that the nights are slowly drawing in, you may have begun your search for a new stove or fire. Before the heating season kicks off, here is a round-up of all the wonderful case studies we have seen this year – all featuring a fireplace.
Catch up with Episode 11 and 17 of Bang on Budget to see us featured with a Stovax open convector fire, and a Brunel wood burning stove.
Burning the right wood is essential when it comes to getting the most from your stove. Founding member of the Woodsure Ready to Burn scheme, and dedicated to providing firewood from sustainable British woodland, Certainly Wood is a log supplier who pioneered kiln-dried firewood in the UK. We spoke to Nic Snell, Managing Director of Certainly Wood, who tells us why quality wood is important, and why we should burn dry wood.
Whilst many of our stoves and fires feature Cleanburn technology for high efficiency heating in urban smoke control areas, some models burn so cleanly they meet, and in many cases even exceed, future Ecodesign emission and efficiency standards.
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.
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.