The Stovax & Gazco Blog - smoke control area

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.

Cook Stoves – The Modern Answer to 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.

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.

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.

New stoves and fires now available!

 April 9, 2019    No 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.

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.

Gazco Reflex 75T-2 and 75T-3 Gas Fires are Multi-sided Masterpieces

 March 29, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

These stunning Reflex multi-sided gas fires let you create a two-sided or three-sided fireplace. Side windows allow the flames to be viewed from different angles, creating a unique focal point in your home.

All-new wood burning stoves: Sheraton 5 Wide

 March 22, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Each Stovax stove is designed to provide both a practical and heating solution and a stunning focal point for your home. But the Sheraton 5 Wide takes things one step further. Read on to find out how the innovative design of these stylish wood burning and multi-fuel stoves translate into stunning flame visuals and high performance heating.

Wood burning Stove – A New Ecodesign Ready Model Now Available!

 March 1, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information, Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Mantels, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Elegant styling, ultra clean burning performance and suitable for urban areas. Look no further than the Huntington 25 wood burning and multi-fuel cast iron stove.

A wood burning stove designed for urban living!

 January 9, 2019    No Comments  Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

We are excited to announce that the Jubilee 10 wood burning stove is officially compliant with DEFRA smoke control restrictions, when fitted with the optional smoke control kit.

Ecodesign Ready Wood burning and Multi-fuel stoves

 July 11, 2018    No Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

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.

Wood burning and Multi-fuel Made Easy – Vol. 2

 June 13, 2016    No Comments  Advice & Information

In the second of our series of ‘Made Easy’ blogs, we’ll be explaining terms that will crop up before and during your fire or stove installation. These are all things that need to be considered, but we’ll explain some of the key areas and take away some of the mystery behind some of the topics you’re likely to come across.

Riva Vision Midi Wood Burning and Multi-fuel Stoves – A Brighter Vision of the Future

 October 20, 2015    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Vision Midi wood burning and multi-fuel stoves deliver outstanding heating performance in a stylish, contemporary package and feature a host of optional extras letting you tailor them to your needs.

Wood Burning Stoves: Live Greener by Burning Cleaner

 April 2, 2015    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates

Nothing beats relaxing in the warming, flickering glow of a wood burning stove, whilst knowing that you are helping to reduce your carbon footprint.

Stovax’s Range of Lower Output Wood Burning Stoves

 January 7, 2015    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

A wood burning stove will bring light and warmth to your home and with it an irresistible ambiance of real, crackling flames. However, you might think that woodburners are only for larger country homes, but thanks to Stovax’s smoke control area approved stoves, homes in urban areas can now enjoy all the benefits of wood burning!

Log burning stoves – 5 tips to consider before you buy!

 November 12, 2014    3 Comments  Advice & Information

Autumn is a time for brisk walks, large cups of teas and a warm fire waiting for you at home. Whether you are looking to upgrade your existing heating appliance or simply need some advice on choosing the perfect log burning size or style for your home, Stovax has a wide range of log burning stoves and useful advice that will get your home ready and warm before the start of the winter.

The Return of Riva Fever!

 October 9, 2014    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Until 30th November 2014 you can benefit from up to £200 off suggested retail prices on our fantastic Riva inset fires and freestanding stoves!

Introducing: The Nordpeis Bergen Wood Burning Stove

 May 22, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

For those looking for a modern traditional wood burning stove, look no further than the Nordpeis Bergen for a uniquely Scandinavian twist.

Wood Burning Stoves: A Buyer’s Guide

 February 3, 2014    6 Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you are currently looking at buying a wood burning stove, this is a useful buyer's guide.

Top five benefits of a free standing wood burner

 January 8, 2014    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Find out why a free standing wood burner from Stovax is an excellent investment for your home.

Top 10 reasons to purchase a wood burner

 November 7, 2013    No Comments  News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

If you are looking to purchase a wood burner, this blog will give you the top 10 reasons to buy one!

Wood Burning Stoves in an Urban Area

 May 30, 2013    No Comments  News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Today, it is easier than ever to make the most of the many advantages of a wood burning stove even if you live in a Smoke Control Area.

Free Smoke Control Kits Available with Stockton Stoves!

 May 7, 2013    No Comments  News & Updates

For a limited time only, Free Smoke Control Kits available with Stockton Stoves

Choosing your Stovax woodburner

 February 4, 2013    2 Comments  Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Why burning wood is a popular way to heat our homes.

Stoke up the woodburner this cold snap

 January 8, 2013    No Comments  News & Updates

Temperatures are due to drop this week. Fight the winter chill with a highly efficient and thoroughly smart woodburner.