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Fireplace Fitter Caistor Lincolnshire (LN7): If you're sick and tired of rising energy costs and wish to find an alternative way to heat your house in Caistor, why don't you open up a disused fireplace and install an economical open, multi-fuel or wood burning fire? If you combine a new fireplace with a back boiler, you can not only delight in the warmth and ambience of an open fire on those chilly winter evenings, you'll also be supplied with plentiful steaming hot water.

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If you are to build an attractive, efficient and safe fireplace in your property in Caistor, there are vital considerations to make before you begin any work. All work carried out must comply with Part J of the UK Building Regulations, which covers the installation and construction of fireplaces, flue linings, hearths and chimney breasts of any combustible appliance.

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A straightforward remodel of a current fireplace can probably be completed by a keen DIY person, however if any construction work is needed there is a possibility of encountering structural problems that have to be addressed professionally. It might be your good fortune when you remove the boarding surrounding a disused fireplace to find a hidden gem that needs little more than a good clear out and a call to a chimney sweep to get a roaring fire going once again. It's much more likely however, that you'll find a flue that is blocked and a swathe of old, crumbling brickwork that needs to be to be reinforced structurally to make it safe.

It is normally advisable to rely on the know-how and experience of a professional fireplace fitter in Caistor, because of the severe fire and health risk issues that can be caused by an incorrectly fitted or renovated fireplace. So a fire can burn properly and efficiently in a space with a fireplace, there has to be plenty of airflow to guarantee an adequate amount of oxygen. A fire that is burning inefficiently in an inadequately ventilated room can lead to a build-up of lethal carbon monoxide gas.

To get past this concern a fireplace specialist in Caistor will consider the situation and fit vents in the room, or under the floors, to ensure a satisfactory amount of air flow for the fire to burn safely and effectively. To avoid condensed air becoming trapped in unused chimney flues and creating damp spots and staining, vents may need to be fitted by the installation team to improve the airflow.

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Opening up an old fireplace can cause a lot of of soot and dust to enter your home. It is wise to remove any furniture, rugs and carpets from a room where you're going to open up an old fireplace, to avoid them being damaged by grime, soot and dust that will be whipped up during the fireplace installation and chimney cleaning works. Because of the mess that is involved, if the fireplace installation is merely a part of a bigger home restoration project, it ought to be one of the very first things to be worked on. This helps prevent any discolouration damage to any refurbished work you might have already done.


With your fireplace open, it's time to determine what can be renovated and give the hearth and chimney a comprehensive cleaning. This would be the perfect time to call a local Caistor chimney sweep to see whether they can come and examine your fireplace and chimney. They'll not only make certain your flue and chimney are clean, but they can also check the state of the chimney and flue liner and provide advice about whether you need to replace any area of the chimney and flue.

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Construction could be required to beef up the original chimney breast and chimney, and a new flue liner may also need to be put in. All this renovation work will have to abide by the current Building Regulations which are there for you and your family's safety. A competent tradesman with experience of the Building Regs and decent construction practices will be needed to complete this type of work.

If it is necessary to adjust the size of opening of your exposed fireplace to a more suitable size for your design, a supporting concrete lintel should be put in. When you've supported your fireplace with a new lintel it will then be possible to repair or upgrade the hearth. If the current hearth is sunken into the floor you'll have to raise it to conform to the latest building regs. If your fireplace is not a standard size you might have to choose a tailor-made hearth, however there are a wide range of ready to fit hearths in concrete, slate or marble.

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A quick browse online or a trip to a fireplace showroom will show the options that are available for the different designs and styles of fireplaces. It is possible that because of your current chimney and flue, that certain fireplaces may not be appropriate, and it's advisable to follow the recommendations from the fireplace company with respect to this.

Some rooms and houses will be more suited to an open fireplace than a multi-fuel stove or a wood burner and vice versa. If you have an inglenook fireplace, a wood burning stove can look stunning in this surrounding, and also has the benefit of effectively deflecting heat into the room from the stone or brick walls surrounding the stove.

Even if you do not have an existing chimney breast in your Caistor property, it is still possible to put in a multi-fuel or wood burning stove. This form of fireplace can be fitted with a stainless steel flue which is routed through an outside wall and doesn't require a chimney, to be safely installed.


Who can deny that they enjoy the warmth and glow of a natural fire on a cool evening, but if your circumstances do not permit this, what are the other alternatives?

Electric Fireplaces - A wide selection of electric fireplaces to suit any home in Caistor, can be easily fitted by any reasonable competent individual. Even if your room has a traditional fireplace, an electric fire that appears almost like a "real" fire can be fitted.

Open Fireplaces - A crackling fire is a focus for any room in your home and it has the capability to burn virtually any solid fuel that you can purchase. A professionally fitted open fire will be nothing like the old style smoky fireplace that was boarded up by earlier owners, and its glowing charm is a delightful addition to any house in Caistor.

Gas Fireplaces - Available in an array of styles to suit any home and are typically more efficient than wood burning stoves. A Gas Safe certified technician must maintain and install any gas fireplace in your property, (CORGI was replaced by Gas Safe registered qualification in 2009).

Multi-Fuel Stoves - As the name suggests they can be fired up with with a range of fuels, such as wood, gas, coal or oil, and become a unique focal point in any living room or kitchen in Caistor. The AGA range for instance is renowned as being capable of providing heating for an entire home, a constant hot water supply and a hob and oven all in one useful appliance.

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Wood Burning Stoves - A multitude of styles to suit any period of house in Caistor, and can even be free standing. An integrated back boiler is an added benefit and could provide piping hot water for personal use, or to provide heating in other rooms via radiators.

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Fireplace fitters are accessible in Caistor itself, in the following postcodes: , LN7 6QN, LN7 6RZ, LN7 6UL, LN7 6SD, LN7 6LZ, LN7 6PD, LN7 6QA, LN7 6UA, and LN7 6GS, and also in neighbouring places like Croxby, Swallow, Nettleton, Holton le Moor, Laceby, Thoresway, Clixby, Cuxwold, Normanby le Wold, Cabourne Parva, Great Limber, Grasby, North Kesley, Beelsby, Moortown. Fireplace companies from Caistor should have the postcode LN7 and the phone code 01472. Caistor property owners can take advantage of these fireplace services. To find details about fireplace installation in your area click the "quote" banner or form.

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Also find: Swallow fireplace installers, North Kesley fireplace installers, Holton le Moor fireplace installers, Clixby fireplace installers, Great Limber fireplace installers, Normanby le Wold fireplace installers, Nettleton fireplace installers, Cabourne Parva fireplace installers, Cuxwold fireplace installers, Moortown fireplace installers, Croxby fireplace installers, Beelsby fireplace installers, Laceby fireplace installers, Thoresway fireplace installers, Grasby fireplace installers and more. Most of these towns and localities are catered for by companies who install fireplaces. To successfully install fireplaces in your property, these versatile tradesmen possess the necessary know-how and experience. These devoted specialists assist residents in achieving the comfort, warmth and atmosphere a fireplace contributes to homes. To get fireplace installation estimates, local residents can click here. Do you need to get a fireplace installed on your property? Don't delay - get a quote today!

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