Monthly Archives: September 2011

Queen Anne Fire Basket Featured in 25 Beautiful Homes

The October issue of 25 Beautiful Homes features the Edinburgh home of Alison and Mark Diamond (p64-67). The Diamonds lovingly renovated a dilapidated top-floor apartment in a Georgian townhouse, creating a successful marriage between their individual tastes for modern and … Continue reading

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Could a Wood Stove Save You Money?

Many of our customers tell us they are buying a woodburner to supplement or replace a gas or oil-fired heating system because they simply can’t afford to pay their spiralling fuel bills. Changing to wood-fired heating saves many people a … Continue reading

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Late Opening for Fireplaces & Stoves

When the weather turns cold, people naturally think about warming up in front of a fire. As a result, Autumn and Winter are the busiest time of year in the fireplace & woodburner industry and the time when our phone lines are under greatest … Continue reading

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Shower Trays – What Shape is Best?

The ideal shower tray is proportionate to your bathroom, in keeping with your style and above all comfortable to use. The best shape depends very much on the size and shape of your bathroom, but also on where the shower will … Continue reading

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Simple Wooden Fireplace Surround Ideas

Simple fireplace surrounds combine understated appeal with the versatility to enhance a huge range of interiors. Some incorporate elements of historic fireplaces while others draw on modern design. This post gives examples of some of the most popular types of simple wooden … Continue reading

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Latest DEFRA Stoves from Esse

Did you know the popular Esse 301 and 350 inset stoves are now DEFRA Approved for use in smokeless zones? These best-selling Esse stoves are suitable for both multi fuel and wood burning use. With outputs of 5kW and 7kW respectively, they are … Continue reading

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