Gas stoves deliver instant heat and complete control over the temperature of your living area, yet boast all the looks and styling of multifuel stoves
What can be more appealing than installing a stove in your living are? Whilst traditional wood burners and multifuel stoves have normally cornered the market in popularity, a new breed of stove that is gas fuelled is beginning to make its mark for a number of reasons. Not least that gas delivers instant heat and therefore complete control over the temperature of your living area? Yet gas stoves boast all the looks and styling of multifuel stoves, and give the appearance of a real flame effect.
Natural gas has normally been the energy of choice for heating appliances so it is great news for home owners that they now have the option to the benefits of gas in a stove. Add to that the fact that gas is still reasonably economical in most circumstances and less harmful to the environment. But it’s the speed and controllability that gas has to offer that makes it so popular with those leading busy lives but who want a stylish and efficient heating appliance in-situ.
BFM Europe has a fantastic gas stove as part of its Portway stove collection.
The Portway Peldon gas stove features a large window that perfectly displays an extremely realistic coal fuel bed and flame effect. This stove is suitable for installation into almost any chimney type and a Powerflue option is also available. This gas stove might be small in size but its big in heat output at 4.4kW. Safety wise it has a flame supervision device and oxygen depletion sensor.
All new gas appliances must be installed by a Gas Safe Register Engineer to comply with stringent safety regulations. Gas Safe Register replaced the CORGI gas register on 1 April 2009. Find and check a registered gas business in your area at the website www.gassaferegister.co.uk
Working from home? Here’s an idea worth considering: the Flavel Thurcroft is a 100% efficient portable stove, also from BFM Europe, and is the ideal mobile gas appliance. It has a living flame effect that not only provides the warmth, but also the appearance and atmosphere of a traditional stove. The Flavel Thurcroft is powered by a self contained 7kg Butane gas cylinder housed within the body of the stove providing up to 60 hours burning time. So if you are not connected to mains gas this is a very reliable and cost effective alternative.
The beauty of the Flavel Thurcroft is that it will perfectly heat a single room in a home, keeping you cosy all day, with no need to heat the rest of the house. It’s so versatile that you can move it anywhere in your living space to provide instant heat that cuts down on the use of alternative heating sources in your home heating and keeps a smile on your face when the energy bill arrives!