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.
Before you light your first fire, it’s a good time to give your wood burning stove some TLC to make sure it’s in perfect shape to heat your home. Read our quick guide here on how to get your stove ready.
Once your logs have burnt down you should have a bed of hot embers, it’s now time to place more logs on the fire. Make sure you are wearing a protective fire glove, as your stove will now be hot!
Once the logs have caught, set your stove to normal running mode. For a step by step demonstration, see our easy to follow How To Light Your Stove video.
Should you choose a Stovax wood burning stove for your home, we have partnered with Certainly Wood, a British Woodsure firewood supplier, to send you a free Fire Starter Kit when you register your appliance for its extended 5 year warranty. Complete with kiln dried logs, kindling and firelighters, it has everything you need to get off to a roaring start! And, when you register your stove, we’ll also plant a tree! Find out more here.