Gas Stoves & flue liners Evesham
Gas Stoves & flue liners, installing them is more straight forward than you think.
A gas fitter does the installation and it can often be done in one day.
First, you decide on which type, size and brand of gas fireplace you wish to have.
There are three basic types, based on the type of installation:
Gas Fireplace Inserts
If you have an existing masonry fireplace or inbuilt space heater, then a gas fireplace inserts may be perfect for your home.
They are designed and sized to fit into the existing opening.
This removes the cost of any additional wall construction.
No separate flue is required if you have a masonry fireplaces that is in good condition.
For an older masonry fireplace, you can run a metal flue inside the old masonry chimney.
Both methods help reduce installation costs.
Free Standing Gas Fireplaces
Freestanding gas log fires are always an option.
As the name implies, they stand separate from the wall.
Console models are typically placed up against the wall.
Freestanding units are typically placed on an elevated plynth base, to raise then off of the floor.
Your gas fitter simply installs a metal flue through the roof.
Inbuilt Gas Fireplaces
For the more ambitious remodeller, there are inbuilt gas fireplaces. Inbuilt are the way to go if you want a wider profile gas fireplace.
You will need to build a false wall enclosure for the fireplace and flue, but the end result is worth it.
You can even add a mantel piece.
Some models are available with zero clearance options, so the amount of space used can be kept to a minimum.