2021 was a great year for new fires, with great strides being taken in Ecodeign technology and innovative design. Here we showcase our 5 favourites that stood out from the crowd.
NO. 1 THE LIBERTY 85
A free standing electric fire from Gazco. A bold freestanding design, with the convenience of an electric fire, delivering ambience, warmth and style. This is a contemporary fire that is designed to make a statement.
Featuring advanced Chromalight technologies to create a mesmerising flame picture and ember bed up-lighting that can be enjoyed with or without the heat. An ideal choice for media walls and with two sophisticated finishes, the Liberty provides you the freedom to tailor it’s look to your living space. You can also choose from either black or white finishes, and can co-ordinate this with a matching plinth or bench mount to elevate your electric fire. A selection of fuel effects help you personalise its look even further to fit your interior.
NO.2 THE OYNX LIV 3
A gas stove combining a sophisticated cylindrical design with stunningly realistic flames and log effects. With innovative engineering and design, the Oynx Liv 3 is an unmistakably contemporary centerpiece adding poise and allure to any interior. With a heat output of up to 4.5kW and thermostatic remote control, we love that these quality stoves don’t only look great but are highly efficient too.
Front and side glass panels showcase the Oynx Liv 3’s panoramic flames, providing 180˚ views for maximum visibility. Inside, the flame burner technology creates a tall fire which dances through a highly realistic log effect fuel bed. Conventional flue and balanced flue options mean that this stove can also be installed with or without a chimney.
NO.3 THE AVANTI ELECTRIC
The all new, award-nominated, luxury designer-brand of fires from Stovax and Gazco, is an inset electric fire range.
Designed to offer tailored ambience and representing the very highest level of innovation available in modern electric fires, these premier fires are available in three sizes. Each size has a variety of installation options. The Avanti 110RW, Avanti 150RW and Avanti 190RW are all available in a single, corner or three-sided fire configuration and to give your fire its own bespoke feel, the Avanti range offers you a choice of true-to-life Split Oak or optional Split Silver Birch log fuel-effects.
NO.4 FUTURA 5
A Real Homes Awards 2021 nominee, this wood burning and multi-fuel stove from Stovax ticks all the eco boxes, is incredibly efficient and the fame visuals are outstanding.
The Stovax Futura 5 stove prioritises spectacular flame visuals and high efficiency heat. Designed and engineered in Britain and the result of over four decades of British stove engineering, the Futura 5 represents the cutting-edge of Ecodesign wood burning and multi-fuel stove design. Delivering flair and function with its state of the art engineering and minimalist design.
NO. 5 STUDIO AIR 2
A freestanding, wood burning fire with unsurpassed flame visuals in its category. A contemporary, Ecodesign ready fire with high performance heating and a touch of luxury.
Offering an impressive 8.2kW heat output and featuring a heat shield for reduced distance to combustibles, this fire uses state-of-the-art presions airflow combustion systems to effortly exceed Ecodesign standards.
For enhanced visual grandure the freestanding Studio Air 2 can also be mounted on a Stovax stove bench. Available with black, white or storm grey trims to suit your interior.