Chimneys - what’s up yours? If you own a wood stove, multi fuel stove or open fire, can you answer the above question about your chimney? Regular sweeping is essential to keep the appliance operating safely. This does not just end at a brick chimney stack - all flexible flue liners or twin wall flues from wood and multi fuel appliances should be swept a minimum of once a year.Wednesday, 5th December 2012
The UK’s No. 1 Supplier of Flue and Chimney Systems are looking to recruit a Technical Sales Administrator.Friday, 30th November 2012
Specflue Wants A Green Tree Everywhere... We have successfully been selected as one of ten finalists in the GreenTree Game On competition. The winner will have their business totally transformed with the outstanding prize of a £150,000 business software system. Every vote counts. So to show our appreciation for every vote that we receive we are donating £1 to the Woodland Trust. Vote for us today at: http://www.greentreegameon.co.uk/finalists/specflueMonday, 5th November 2012
This is an interesting question, and how many people can honestly answer this? They may be able to say that the room temperature is at 22oC, but how hot is the flue gas temperature? David Ebbs, (Specflue Ltd – Technical Manager investigates a bit deeper on this matter). Why does the flue gas temperature make any difference anyway? The stove is a heat source and if it is giving off heat, what does it matter?Saturday, 3rd November 2012
Many thanks to all those who completed our Customer Satisfaction Survey 2012. All those customers who completed it were entered into a prize draw for the chance to win up to £300 worth of credit on their Specflue account. The winners were:Saturday, 3rd November 2012
On Friday 2nd November 2012 Specflue played host to 'Mad Hatters Day'.Friday, 2nd November 2012
At recent event at Specflue’s prestigious HETAS and renewables training centre, the Green Square® team (Specflue’s renewable arm of the business) presented to both retailers and installers from a dedicated cross section of UK solid fuel companies. The core objective was to provide up-to-date information on the renewable opportunity, including the core advantages and how people can get involved and reap the benefits.Wednesday, 24th October 2012
The quality and concept of Specflue’s training centre at their head office in Sudbury, Suffolk, was rubber stamped by the recent visit of one of the most respected figures in the industry; Ian Pattel, President of the Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC).Thursday, 18th October 2012
The ability of Thermal Integration – part of the respected Specflue group - to solve problems and to provide quality energy efficient solutions, whatever the situation or location, has recently been tangibly demonstrated by the installation of their domestic hot water, rapid recovery system at the Old Store Guest House in Halnaker, Chichester, West Sussex.Wednesday, 10th October 2012
The UK’s No. 1 Supplier of Flue and Chimney Systems are looking to recruit a member for their Technical Department.Tuesday, 2nd October 2012
The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) is seeking information on the use of fuels such as wood, house coal and manufac…
Specflue appoints Deborah McCreadie to Business Development Manager - Commercial Products
HETAS Technical note TN_0022
Specflue's Commercial Director, Ian Sams responds to Sadiq Khan's calls for a Wood-Burning Stove Ban in the capital.
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Simple step by step guide on how to check your CO alarm is working correctly and prepare it for the coming heating season.
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Follow these ten tips to ensure proper installation and avoid some common mistakes.
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The popularity of wood burning appliances has risen in recent years, which means that heating engineers are more likely to be quizzed
While Britain is warming to the benefits of traditional wood burning stoves, Phil Lowe, Head of Sales and Marketing at Specflue, a leading s…