Top tips to get the most from your appliance

Find a brief overview of our top tips and click through to the full articles: Lighting a fire Lighting a fire can sometimes be difficult and there are countless guides on the internet. We have pulled together the best guidance available so you can get it right first time. Different manufacturers have varying lighting techniques Read More…

The impact of wood burning stoves on air pollution

What we have to say… Recently, we have read a few articles about wood burning stoves and their impact on air pollution. Following the development of various research projects, we can see it is difficult for scientists to cover in their studies, the wide variety of issues that can have an impact on air pollution, with a particular focus on Read More…

Decorating your fireplace

A festive reminder There’ll be much mistletoeing and hearts will be glowing, although after a rather strange year, there may not be parties for hosting and marshmallows for toasting! Can you tell that we have started playing Christmas tunes?  It’s that time of the year where you will be getting ready to deck the halls Read More…

Moving Home

Moving Home? With reduced rates of Stamp Duty Land Tax for residential properties purchased between July 2020 and June 2021, the HETAS Consumer Helpline have seen a huge increase in enquiries relating to HETAS Certificates of Compliance. When moving home, it is always good practise to know exactly what documentation you require as part of Read More…

Burn Better

Burn Better: Cleaner fuels and regular chimney maintenance key to reducing pollution from open fires and stoves used for domestic burning  Public reminded of best ways to minimise the environmental impact of burning at home this winter ahead of new government policy on cleaner fuels in the spring A new survey has found four in Read More…