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New Website

Posted by Sally Williams, on September 13, 2018.

We hope you have found our new website user friendly and you have found all the information you needed. If you feel that our website is missing something or you have noticed an error, please get in touch with Sally Williams at our Banbury branch.

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Unusual items left on top of a wood burning stove

Posted by Sally Williams, on July 17, 2018.

“Can I boil a kettle on my stove?” is a question I am regularly asked and the answer for most stoves is yes. But over the last 7 years I have come across more unusual things put on top of stoves. Here are a few of those stories: “My rice pudding has boiled over, how do […]

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Enjoy the Summer evenings for longer with a Jotul patio Fireplace

Posted by Simon Attfield, on July 3, 2018.

Jotul Patio Fireplaces will complement your garden furniture without spoiling the look of your terrace or lawn. Made from Corten steel which produces a rustic, rusty surface after a short while, means that these fireplaces can be left outside all year round. Please visit your local showroom for further details.

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Summer Maintenance

Posted by Sally Williams, on June 5, 2018.

Now that Summer is here it’s easy to forget all about your stove. It has done its job for the winter and is left there until the next autumn when needed again. The stove is full of ash and the controls left in the position the stove was last run in. In the autumn you […]

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Support from Major of London for Wood Burning Stoves

Posted by Sally Williams, on April 20, 2018.

After being widely misquoted as calling for a ban on wood burning stoves, the Major of London, Sadiq Khan, has commission two adverts promoting the use of Ecodesign Ready stoves and Ready to Burn logs. Sadiq Khan said “During the recent cold weather, we want to ensure that air pollution caused by wood burning across […]

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Log Stores now available

Posted by Sally Williams, on July 28, 2017.

We are pleased to announce that we have a lovely range of wooden log stores that we can supply throughout the UK. A vailable in an array of styles and sizes, these log stores are a stylish and practical addition to your garden and will keep your firewood neatly tucked away. To view our range […]

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Patio Stoves Now Available

Posted by Sally Williams, on May 3, 2017.

We now offer a range of superb outdoor fireplaces by Jøtul so you can enjoy your outside space for longer even if the temperature dips a little cooler. The stoves are not only highly contemporary in design but also durable so they can be used all year round.             The Jøtul […]

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Kiln Dried logs in Stock

Posted by Sally Williams, on February 15, 2017.

We now have in stock 38-litre bags of Sure Blaze Kiln Dried Logs. Sure Blaze logs are FSC certified from sustainable woodland. Sure Blaze is made using biomass fuelled kilns which reduce the water content to below 15%. The logs are around 25cm long and all split. At this time of year, it can be […]

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How to dry your logs for burning

Posted by Sally Williams, on November 15, 2016.

You’ve got your new stove and you’ve chosen the best wood for your stove but how do you look after the wood before you’re ready to light your fire? Storing logs properly is one of the most important aspects in having a fire which can keep your home warm. Here is some advice on how […]

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Choosing the Best Wood for your Stove

Posted by Sally Williams, on November 10, 2016.

  Wood has been the natural choice of fuel for domestic fires since it was first used many millennia ago. Nowadays, being able to burn wood for heat in your stove gives you more freedom and options for fuel. By using your wood burning stove to heat your home, you become less dependent on energy […]

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