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Wood Burning Stoves Are A Great Heating Alternative

By Mike Tennant

To have a wood burning stove fitted in the house is a growing trend in the UK, this serves as both a feature and to replace central heating. Inline with this, stove installation sheffield has become a massive boom in the last few years because of more and more people adopting stoves.

These stoves are highly environmentally friendly and sustainable because they typically burn logs or reconstituted logs made out of wood shavings. That is why people like these stoves so much. Many of the eco-lodges and other eco-accommodation around the UK now choose wood burning stoves as their main source of heating.

To deal with the safety issues when installing this kind of stove, there are number of things that are needed to be done. Chimney lining is the first one on the list, this means that to be able to deal with the heat and smoke that comes out of the stove you need to make sure that the chimney is correctly prepared. There are people that are expert in doing this job that is why you should never do this by yourself or take this as a DIY project. Just a few weeks ago a chimney lining Sheffield company had a problem that resulted in various chimney fires, so you need to take care.

Chimney sweeping is the second safety item on the list and it must be attended to ensure the safety standards. Things will get into the chimney from outside, and the smoke leaves residues in the chimney when the stove burns.

It can cause a fire risk if this is left over a long period of time. Whilst chimney sweeping Sheffield, birds have been found stuck in chimneys and the chimney has become completely blocked so that the heat and smoke starts to come back into the burner and into the house.

It is therefore essential that if you have a wood burner fitted you should have your chimney sweeping done at least once every 12 months. You can ask your stove sales person for local recommendation of a specialist in his kind of job, or you can find them by searching the internet.

For more information about our chimney sweeping in Sheffield please visit our website by clicking this link: Chimney Sweep Sheffield

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Tennant, Mike "Wood Burning Stoves Are A Great Heating Alternative." Wood Burning Stoves Are A Great Heating Alternative. 10 Jul. 2010. 5 Apr 2015 <>.

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