Monthly Archives: November 2018

  • Top 5 Multi-fuel Stoves

    Multi-fuel stoves are similar to wood-burning stoves in appearance and function however, they also allow you to burn coal and smokeless fuels such anthracite or peat/turf briquettes.

    In the list below are 5 of our best multi-fuel stoves;

    1. Broseley Serrano 5 Stove

    The Broseley multi-fuel stove has a heat output of 5kw and is capable of heating a medium to large room effectively. It's Defra approved, so legal to burn in smokeless zones.

    It has a traditional cast-iron but sleek design for a contemporary room feature. The air wash feature keeps the arched glass window stay clean so you can enjoy the flame view.

    2. Tiger Stove

    The Tiger multi-fuel stove has a maximum heat output of 6kw, providing flexibility and efficiency. Plus, the air wash system means the stove is low maintenance and easy to clean.

    It's long-life chrome steal fire bars ensures quality. And, thanks to its black cast-iron appearance, cool touch handle and wide viewing window this stove will look the part in any room.

    3. FireFox 5.1 Cleanburn Stove

    The FireFox 5.1 multi-fuel stove is Defra approved for smokeless zones,  with clean burn technology. It's still very efficient, with a 4.9kw heat output. The stove has air wash technology, and interlocking firebox component to keep the glass clean.

    The stove has easy to use air controls and easily accessible handles. Plus, the traditional appearance will complement any size or style room, with its matte black paint and classic silver handle.

    4. Broseley Winchester Stove

    The Broseley Winchester multi-fuel stove combines the traditional brand appearance, with quality and modern manufacturing. It has an 8kw heat output and easily controlled air wash feature to keep the glass clean for the perfect view of the fire.

    The stove has unique side-view windows for viewing the flames from multiple angles - making this stove the perfect focal point for your room. It comes with an adjustable grate for multi-fuel use.

    5. FireFox 8.1 Twin Door Stove

    The FireFox 8.1 multi-fuel stove combines the design of a traditional stove, with innovative and modern technology. FireFox are known for high-quality but great value stoves. It has an 8.4kw heat output, with external riddling grate and ceramic firebrick lining.

    This stove is perfect for heating medium to large sized rooms, ensuring efficiency. The air wash technology helps to keep the stove glass windows clean to save you time and money. The double doors and iron construction design complete the sleek look of this appliance.

  • Top 6 Fireplace Suites for your home

    We have chosen the top 6 Fireplace suites at Fires Direct to make your decision even easier. All suites are of the highest quality and have a luxury, simplistic and traditional design. We have also chosen the best from a wide selection of brands, from Durrington to Coniston.

    1) Durrington 48 Fireplace Suite

    At number one is this Durrington fireplace suite. The suite is simple and traditional, the design is perfect for any room and will provide a subtle yet stunning focal point.  The suite is made from natural Chiltern Jura-stone to produce a smooth, quality finish. It's also a practical fireplace for those busy family homes as it's stain and scratch resistant, and easy to clean.

    As you can see in the picture, the Durrington fireplace suite is the perfect accompaniment to one of our wood burning stoves, like the FireFox 5.1. Priced at £539.99, this classic fireplace guarantees quality.

    2) Stokesley 48" Marble Fireplace Suite

    This Stokesley suite has a simple stepped surround, with optional twin spot feature lights. It comes in a stunning Perla colour, perfect for any style room. The micro marble design is simply timeless, and the lights give a sense of pure elegance.

    The suite is priced at £794.99, and for that you get the high-quality suite, with an elegant design. Perfect for a modern home, accompanied by a silver fire piece.

    3) Cartmel 48" Marble Fireplace Suite

    This fireplace by Cartmel is another high standard, fine-grained, man-made micro marble suite. It has a sleek design, with a shallow arch and polar white colouring. Again, you can get this suite with optional down lights which makes it suitable for a contemporary and traditional interior style.

    This suite is suitable for any gas and electric fire and is priced at £594.99. Overall, this Cartmel fireplace has a smooth, polished surface, consistent colour and high-quality finish.

    4) Coniston 54 Fireplace Suite

    This Coniston fireplace has a very unique style, with it's shallow Tudor arch, bevelled outed edges and Limestone finish it's sure to be the staple point of any room. Even though the suite has a traditional Tudor design, the style has been simplied making it look sleek and modern.

    The suite is made completely from Limestone, which provides a smooth, luxury finish. This Coniston fireplace has a lot of character and elegance, and can be complemented by a traditional stove like the Tiger Gas Stove with Log Effect. This suite is priced at £894.99.

    5) Cranbourne 44 Fireplace Suite

    This fireplace suite by Cranbourne has a narrow, slimline design. It has a tiered opening mantelpiece which is combined with a natural Limestone hearth and surround. This fireplace will be the statement piece of any room, and ideal for slightly smaller rooms.

    The natural Limestone is intermingled with fossils and blooms which provides a consistent light coloured finish with black veins, giving it character and elegance. Priced at £494.99.

    6) Kendal 48 Fireplace Suite

    This Kendal fireplace has a Tudor like design, with its shallow arch, moulded decorative detail and bevelled mantelpiece. With its unique design, and style its guaranteed to be the focal point of any room.

    Again, this fireplace suite is made from natural Portuguese Limestone, which is intermingled with fossils and blooms, to provide a smooth finish and consistent, light coloured background with darker veins. As you can see in the image, a black fire piece works well with this Tudor style. This suite is priced at just £598.99.

  • Refundable Survey Option

    We know purchasing a stove is a big decision and the options can be confusing. So, at Fires Direct we give you the choice of a fully refundable survey to make your decision easier and ensure you choose a safe, efficient and cost-effective stove.     

    Our surveys are a great way for you to get more information about what product you can have installed in your home, taking into consideration compatibility, efficiency and safety.

    Our surveyors also offer a no obligation quotation for installation.

    How does it work?

    Simply purchase a survey online and an independent surveyor will get in touch within 2-5 working days to arrange a suitable time and date for the survey.

    We cannot give recommendations or a quotation for installation over the phone, a survey is required so we can provide the best service and advice for you and your home.

    How much is the survey?

    Our survey is priced at £25. However, the survey is fully refundable when you purchase a stove from Fires Direct for over £500, simply contact our sales team when ordering.

    What areas do we cover?

    Our surveyors work across the following areas.

    • BL - Bolton
    • CW - Crewe
    • DE - Derby
    • HD - Huddersfield (Brighouse/HD6, Holmfirth, Huddersfield)
    • M - Greater Manchester
    • OL - Oldham
    • S - Sheffield (Barnsley, Chesterfield, Dronfield, Hope Valley, Mexborough, Rotherham, Sheffield and Worksop)
    • SK - Stockport
    • ST - Stoke On Trent (Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford, Leek, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Stone and Uttoxeter)
    • WA - Warrington
    • WN - Wigan

    To check your area, or for more information, contact our team.

    Why should you purchase a survey from Fires Direct?

    Although you may know which stove you want or need, it is worth getting expert advice on whether this stove is the most compatible, safe and cost-effective for your home or room to save you time and money in the long run.

    Our surveyors are also able to give quotations for installation so you can be aware of the full cost of your stove and installation.

    With surveys being fully refundable if you purchase a stove over £500, you have nothing to lose!

    For more information on our survey contact our team, or purchase your survey today to receive free, impartial advice from industry experts.

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