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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.

Burning the right wood and mineral fuels on your stove or fire

 May 12, 2021    One Comment  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The Government has finally put a stop to the sale of polluting fuels such as wet, unseasoned wood and house coal. This fantastic news means that more stoves and fires across the UK will be burnt the way they should, with correct fuels such as good quality dry wood or authorised smokeless mineral fuels.

How to Light and Refuel Your Wood Burning Stove

 January 19, 2021    No Comments  Advice & Information, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

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.

Off-Grid Living with a Wood Burning Stove

 December 29, 2020    No Comments  Advice & Information

Whether it’s the ever-rising tariffs of energy suppliers, the desire to feel a little more in control of your life or just the pull of a more self-sufficient lifestyle, wood burning stoves are an enticing way to live off the grid in the comfort of your own home. Read on for a few tips on how to get the most out of your stove.

Making Britain a Greener Place

 October 21, 2020    2 Comments  Advice & Information, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

We’re passionate about the environment and making Britain greener. That’s why we’ve partnered with Certainly Wood, a nationwide Woodsure firewood supplier, to plant more new trees across the UK mainland through our #GreenBritain scheme.

Cast iron wood burning and multi-fuel stoves at fantastic prices!

 February 27, 2020    2 Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Our Cast Iron Savings promotion is on - giving you up to £/€550 off stunning wood burning and multi-fuel stoves.

Guide to burning good quality wood and smokeless fuel following Government update

 February 21, 2020    2 Comments  Advice & Information, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

As part of the Clean Air Strategy the government will ban the most polluting fuels – wet or ’fresh’ wood and coal – next year, and has made clear there are no plans to ban wood burning stoves. Read on to find out how you can easily burn the right wood and mineral fuels.

The Vogue Midi T Highline: a designer stove to suit all requirements

 February 20, 2020    2 Comments  Electric Stoves & Fires, Gas Stoves & Fires, Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

The Vogue Midi T Highline creates a stunning focal point wherever it is installed. Featuring a tall log store base with closed front and stylish stainless steel trim, this contemporary stove is both minimalist yet full of presence. Offered as a gas, electric or solid fuel stove, the Highline can suit a huge range of homes and requirements. Read on to see which version will add the perfect centrepiece to your interior.

Festive Fireside Competition 2019

 December 1, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates

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

Introducing our new Stockton Ecodesign Wood burning and Multi-fuel Stoves

 November 13, 2019    No Comments  News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Our popular Stockton range has long epitomised everything Stovax stoves stand for — stunning aesthetics, durable construction and reliability. Now enhanced with Ecodesign Ready combustion systems and integral heat shields for greater installation versatility, Stockton 3 and 5 stoves sit proudly at the forefront of stove design.

New Studio 1, 2 & 3 Ecodesign Ready Wood Burning Fires

 November 8, 2019    6 Comments  News & Updates, Wood Burning Stoves & Fires

Stovax Studio Ecodesign Ready fires balance extraordinary presence with high efficiency heating performance. Designed to offer the ultimate in wood burning flame visuals and controllability, this peerless range of contemporary fires will add gravity and style to your interior. Now Ecodesign Ready, they offer a low emission heating solution that surpasses forthcoming air quality requirements.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Wood Burning Cook Stoves for Simpler Living

 June 14, 2019    2 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.

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.

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    4 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.

How to light the perfect fire quickly and efficiently

 February 22, 2019    No Comments  Advice & Information

With the right technique, you can have almost any stove or fire burning perfectly within a few minutes, letting you kick back and relax as your woodburner warms your home.

All-new wide format wood burning and multi-fuel stove

 September 26, 2018    No Comments  Multi-Fuel Stoves & Fires, News & Updates

This new, wide-format design provides impressive flame visuals, whilst slimline proportions reduce depth and ensure a versatile 5kW nominal heat output.

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    2 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.