Boiler, Stove & Fire Ventilation News

October 24, 2018

Direct Ventilation – 5 Easy Steps to get it Right

There has been some discussion over recent years about the suitability of direct ventilation as an exclusive air supply for stoves. Here we have pleasure in updating you on the current best practice with five easy steps that will make installing and commissioning a direct air supply go smoothly, will meet Regulations and will have [...]
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February 7, 2017

Finding the perfect stove ventilator

Getting to the part where you actually install the stove vent can be a challenging process.  First there’s satisfying the regulations, second there’s satisfying the customer! Satisfying the regulations by working out the ventilation requirement for a stove is relatively straightforward using our online ventilation calculators for solid fuel stoves and open fires.  Satisfying the [...]
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October 25, 2016

Simplifying Ventilation Regulations

3 Key Points Sufficient and efficient ventilation is a key safety feature of any combustion appliance but interpreting Building Regulations Part J and HETAS Guidelines can be confusing.  Here we've drawn on our experience as the only HETAS Approved ventilation manufacturer to simplify three points we are often asked to clarify. 1:  In a modern [...]
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October 16, 2015

Warming up for the Heating Season | Part 3

Fire and fireplace colleagues, welcome to the third and final part of our Warming up for the Heating Season series. In preparation for the busy times ahead, here are our top five stove venting tips that will keep you on the right side of the regulations and your customers! 1. Only use a ventilator with [...]
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September 23, 2015

Warming up for the Heating Season | Part 2

Fire and fireplace colleagues, welcome to Part 2 of our Warming up for the Heating Season series. In preparation for the busy times ahead, here’s a chance to grab our simple step by step guides to calculating the venting requirements of solid fuel appliances and gas appliances. So many people find these easy to follow [...]
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September 22, 2015

Warming up for the Heating Season | Part 1

Fire and fireplace colleagues, we hope enquiries and bookings are warming up nicely for you this autumn. To help you complete your installations seamlessly (and leave your customers with vents they’ll love!) we’ve put together a list of the must-have vents to have on hand this season: Rytons Mini LookRyt AirCore AC3LP Since its launch [...]
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August 20, 2015

New Mini Vent Prevents Unnecessary Heat Loss

One of the main attractions of stoves 5kW and under and gas fires 7kW and under is that they can be installed in many properties without the need for additional ventilation. However, in more energy efficient homes built during or after 2008, even low kilowatt appliances require a dedicated air supply calculated from 1kW.  With [...]
Boiler, Stove & Fire Ventilation News
August 20, 2015

Saving Money Fuels a New Fashion for Heating

With gas and electricity prices rising year on year, it’s no wonder thousands of UK homeowners are looking for alternative ways to heat their homes in winter.  Interest in wood burning stoves as a secondary heat source has greatly increased over the past five years with figures showing close to 200,000 stoves are fitted annually. [...]
Boiler, Stove & Fire Ventilation News
August 20, 2015

Easy and Effective Acoustic Ventilation

Noise is now a major environmental issue.  With exposure to road traffic, rail and airport noise widespread, it’s important to protect your home as much as possible from noise infiltration.  Studies show that living with environmental noise can be extremely stressful; it can have a damaging effect on your quality of life and also lead [...]
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August 20, 2015

New Guide to Simplify Venting Gas Appliances

Ventilation is paramount to the safe operation of a gas appliance.  However, searching through regulations and standards to work out those venting requirements can be a time consuming task. To make life easier, we’ve put together a handy guide sheet that will help you work out an accurate venting figure in just a few easy steps. Use the guide to conform to [...]
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