If you haven’t yet heard of Ecodesign with reference to solid fuel burning appliances, then it is very likely that you will hear more in the years to come as they are the immanent future for UK prospective stove owners, from 2022. The UK government has committed to a Clean Air Strategy that aims to promote clean-burning stove usage in an effort to minimise harmful emissions that degrade air quality. This regulation will enforce that by January 2022, all solid fuel burning appliances sold will be required to be Ecodesign Compliant. The goals of Ecodesign regulations are to reduce particle and carbon monoxide emissions and improve the efficiency and sustainability of all fuel-burning stoves. This initiative is European-wide for all new stoves. Current stove owners will not be affected by […]
Ever since the time of prehistoric man, humans have been burning wood from trees to provide heat and warmth. Many people would have thought this trend would have died out with the advent of gas and electric heating, but wood-fuelled heating systems have been making a comeback in recent years. A wood-fuelled heating system burns wood logs, chips or pellets to create heat for either a single room or to central power heating or hot water boilers. If you are considering switching to a wood burning boiler, there are some benefits attached to doing so.
The Evolution 5 is a compact, reliable and efficient wood burning stove yet it is also rather stylish. You get a really nice sized screen allowing you to gaze into the fire, while it’s made of cast iron. The screen is the standout feature and the good news is that it can be easily cleaned with your standard household products. This system doesn’t take up a great deal of space yet the downside is that there is no storage for wood, and you will have to buy a wood storage bin. The flue pipe can be provided in different sizes, depending on where you shop but the system itself is one that many people have installed and it’s perfect for those who are not looking to splash out significant sums […]