Help! I don’t have a log store!

Great organisation and storage are key to making your home flow more efficiently. One item that is worth its weight in gold is a log holder or storage area. In Norway, woodpiles – called holz hausen, are something of an art form, built up and displayed in homes and gardens with pride. However, if notContinue reading “Help! I don’t have a log store!”

More Flames, Less Heat!

A Look at the Stovax Range of Slimline Wood-Burning Stoves. If you have a smaller home, lounge, garden room or any other living area where space is at a premium and extra heat isn’t needed, there’s no need to pour water on your dreams of a wood-burning stove just yet. You want magnificent flames withContinue reading “More Flames, Less Heat!”

Multi-Fuel or Wood-Burning, The Benefits of Having a Fuel Flexible Stove.

At Living Fires, we provide a large choice of stoves and many of these are available in both multi-fuel and dedicated wood burning versions. We pride ourselves on supplying the high quality multi-fuel stoves with a variety of designs such as traditional styled and modern sleek designs. But a question we often hear from clientsContinue reading “Multi-Fuel or Wood-Burning, The Benefits of Having a Fuel Flexible Stove.”

Why Reading by the Fire is Good for You

Relaxing in front of an open crackling fire after a stressful day has clear health benefits, a study has found. Recent studies have confirmed what we’ve known for years, chilling out in front of a crackling fire after a stressful day has clear health benefits. The trance-like relaxing ­effects of a campfire are well knownContinue reading “Why Reading by the Fire is Good for You”

‘Ecodesign Ready’ Explained

What is Ecodesign Ready? Designed for the environment, Ecodesign Ready stoves and fires represent the future of wood burning. Supporting the Government’s Clean Air Strategy, these advanced stoves burn so cleanly they meet, and in many cases even exceed, 2022 air quality and efficiency targets. Ecodesign is a regulation aimed at controlling emissions from a range ofContinue reading “‘Ecodesign Ready’ Explained”

BRIQUETTES AND ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THEM.

Wood Briquettes are a high performing, low cost wood fuel suitable for multi-fuel fires and stoves but used in the wrong product they can cause long lasting damage to your appliance. Read on to learn more about this fuel source and the best ways to use it effectively. WHAT ARE BRIQUETTES?  Wood briquettes (not toContinue reading “BRIQUETTES AND ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THEM.”

Spring Cleaning Your Stove

Everyone loves to curl up next to a roaring fire on a chilly night, but the fire isn’t warm and cozy if you haven’t regularly cleaned your stove. Fact: a safe and clean stove is a warm and cozy stove. So, how do you spring clean your stove and keep it maintained? Lucky for you, we’veContinue reading “Spring Cleaning Your Stove”