Fireplaces Petersfield

Petersfield Fireplace Installation & Repair

Fireplace Fitter Petersfield Hampshire (GU31): Opening up an old disused fireplace to install a wood burner, multi fuel or open fire is an effective way to add a homely feel and some charm to your Petersfield property. Chilly winter evenings can become enjoyable as you relax beside your fireplace listening to the crackling of firewood, and if your fire is used in combination with a back boiler you can also enjoy a plentiful supply of hot water as well.

Free Petersfield Fireplace Installation Quotes

There are some crucial considerations you must think of before you start any work, in order to establish an attractive, efficient and safe fireplace in your home. All work carried out must comply with Part J of the Building Regulations, which addresses the installation and construction of flue linings, hearths, fireplaces and chimney breasts of any combustible appliance. If you reside in a listed building or are in a designated conservation area you should check with local authorities if planning permission is needed for installing a fireplace in your home.

Fireplaces Petersfield Hampshire (GU31)


A simple remodeling of a current fireplace can perhaps be accomplished by a competent DIYer, but if any building work is needed there's a possibility of running into structural problems that will need to be addressed professionally. It may be that so as to get a fire roaring once more you'll need nothing more than a quick clean up of the hearth and a sweep of the chimney. More likely you'll come across crumbling brickwork that needs structural modifications and a blocked flue.

A wrongly fitted fireplace can cause serious respiratory health problems and fire risk and should only be fitted by a professional fireplace installer in Petersfield with the knowledge and experience to do the work safely. Airflow must be satisfactory in any room which has a fireplace; in fact it is a key requirement of the Building Regulations (Part J) that this is so. A build-up of carbon monoxide gas can result in a space where there is inadequate airflow, and death or serious injury is possible where a fire does not burn effectively.

To get past this issue a fireplace specialist in Petersfield will evaluate the circumstances and install vents in the room, or underneath the floors, to guarantee a satisfactory air flow for the fire to combust safely and effectively. They might have to install vents in unused chimney flues which sometimes trap moist air and result in staining and damp spots on your chimney breast.

Fireplace Installation Petersfield UK (01730)


Having a fireplace opened up can cause a lot of of dirt and soot to enter your room. It is good practice to remove any furniture, rugs and carpets from a room where you're planning to open up an old fireplace, to avoid them from being damaged by dust, dirt and soot that will be whipped up during the fireplace installation works. If your fireplace is being fitted as part of an overall restoration project then it ought to be one of the initial things to be done after you have got the room back to its bare walls and floors. By opening a fireplace first you'll avoid any soot from the chimney causing damage to other phases of your restoration project, such as wallpapered walls or fresh plaster.


With your fireplace uncovered, it's time to see what can be renovated or replaced and to give the chimney and hearth a comprehensive clean. You now need to speak to your chimney sweep, if you haven't already done so, to come and look at the old fireplace and chimney. A chimney sweep will firstly clean the flue and whilst doing this can inspect the condition of the chimney and provide you with guidance on whether you need a new flue lining.

Fireplace Fitter Quotes in Petersfield Hampshire

If it is necessary to install a new flue liner or strengthen the chimney all relevant UK Building Regulations must be complied with. This sort of work should be tackled by a qualified craftsman with experience of the current building regulations and good construction practices.

If you need to change the size of opening of your existing fireplace to something smaller and more suitable for your new design, a concrete supporting lintel must be put in. When your lintel is safely in position you can now get on with the updating, renovation and installation of the fireplace hearth. In the past the hearth was normally set into a void in the floor, but the current regulations demand that it's raised above floor level. Pre-made options from concrete, slate or marble are available to achieve this, or your fireplace installer in Petersfield should be able to offer you a bespoke, made to measure hearth to complement the style of your room.

Fireplace Fitter Near Petersfield Hampshire


If you check out a fireplace showroom you will find that you have lots of choice with the array of different choices open to you. Every fireplace might not be suitable for your flue and chimney and it's wise to accept any advice and guidance offered by your installation team in relation to your particular circumstances.

Certain houses and rooms will be more suitable for an open fireplace than a multi-fuel stove or a wood burner and vice versa. If you've got an inglenook fireplace, a wood burning stove can look gorgeous in this surrounding, and has the added benefit of effectively reflecting the heat back into the room from the brick or stone walls that surround the stove.

If your Petersfield home does not have a chimney breast you still have options for a feature fireplace by putting in a multi-fuel stove or a wood burner. A pre-existing chimney isn't needed in this instance as the flue is fitted to the top or rear of the stove and routed through an outside wall.


Who does not enjoy the warmth and glow of an open fireplace on a cool winters' evening, but if your situation doesn't allow for this, what are the other alternatives?

Multi-Fuel Stoves - Multi-fuel stoves provide you with the option of using wood, coal, oil and gas to deliver a multipurpose stove for any property in Petersfield. They can be used not simply for heating a room, but some styles like the AGA range, can supply hot water, provide a useful cooking area and can be used to heat the whole home if they're plumbed into a radiator system.

Electric Fireplaces - Simple installation and a varied choice of styles make electric fires the obvious choice for Petersfield houses without a chimney. Contemporary electric fires can provide real look flames and and sometimes even the crackling sound of wood to replicate an open fire when inset into a traditional fireplace.

Open Fireplaces - The traditional fireplace that can be used with different fuels such as coal, briquettes, wood and other burnable materials. An open fire is wonderful to watch and contemporary fireplaces are no longer the draughty, inefficient and smoky things that they used to be.

Fireplace Fitters Petersfield

Wood Burning Stoves - These have become "the in thing" in many homes in Petersfield, and can have classic or modern styling to match your furnishings. An integrated back boiler is an added benefit and could provide piping hot water for personal use, or for heating in other rooms via radiators.

Gas Fireplaces - There are many designs to suit all property types and their efficiency to warm a room is superior to wood burners. Must be professionally installed and maintained by Gas Safe certified (previously CORGI registered) engineer.

Book a Fireplace Fitter in Petersfield UK

Fireplace installation work can be carried out in Petersfield and also in: Sheet, Steep, Nursted, Hill Brow, Hurst, Clanfield, Bell Hill, Weston, Froxfield, Hawkley, Meon, Buriton, Rogate, Steep Marsh, South Harting, Privett, Langrish, West Harting, and in these postcodes GU31 4FE, GU31 4HS, GU31 4LP, GU31 4HL, GU31 4LF, GU31 4HY, GU31 4HR, GU31 4GB, GU31 4LD, and GU31 4FD. If a fireplace service has the phone code 01730 and the postcode GU31, you can be fairly certain that they operate in the Petersfield area. This is one thing that you can confirm if you favour using a locally based fireplace installer. Click on the "QUOTE" form or banner to get information on fireplaces and fireplace installation in your area.

Petersfield Fireplace Related Tasks

Fireplace Related Tasks Petersfield

There are a number of different tasks that can be undertaken by your local Petersfield fireplace specialist including Regency fireplaces Petersfield, the installation of chimney cowls, designer fireplaces Petersfield, oak beam fireplaces, chimney strengthening Petersfield, fireplace packages, Victorian fireplace installation, cast iron fireplace installations Petersfield, fireplace installation, two-sided fireplaces Petersfield, fireplace design, fireplace replacement, fireplace cleaning, gas fireplace installations, Victorian fireplaces Petersfield, electric fire suites, double-sided stove installations, chimney repairs in Petersfield, hearth fireplaces Petersfield, wood burning fireplace installations, traditional fireplaces Petersfield, fake fireplace installations, outdoor fireplaces Petersfield, fireplacerates, multifuel stove installations in Petersfield, brick fireplace installation Petersfield, electric fireplace installation, fireplace suites in Petersfield, wood burning stove installation Petersfield, gas fireplaces in Petersfield, chimney modifications, electric fireplaces, chimney sweeping, wood burning fireplaces, bespoke fireplaces, and more. Listed are just a selection of the activities that are performed by people fitting fireplaces. Petersfield companies will inform you of their whole range of fireplace related services.

Help and Advice

Fireplace Installation Advice Petersfield

To find out about fireplaces on social media websites, check this out. By observing You Tube videos like this you are able to learn how to install a recessed electric fireplace. With a quick search on the internet you'll be able to find numerous useful articles about fireplace decoration, fireplace installation and fireplace designs - we found this insightful one on fireplace design ideas head here. If you'd like to learn more on fireplaces, you will uncover facts on fireplace heating efficiency, the history of the fireplace, the environmental effects of fireplaces, the different types of fireplace, wood burning fireplaces and the health effects of fireplaces, by heading to Wikipedia. An abundance of information about fireplace installation is obtainable on one of the fireplace installation forums, so it might be a good idea to head on over to the Buildhub Forum, discussions include log burners, chimney design, pellet boilers and stoves, trims for stoves, widening a fireplace and understanding building regulations.

Quotes For Fireplaces Petersfield

Fireplace Installers Near Petersfield

Also find: Langrish fireplace installers, South Harting fireplace installers, Rogate fireplace installers, West Harting fireplace installers, Hurst fireplace installers, Steep Marsh fireplace installers, Sheet fireplace installers, Buriton fireplace installers, Privett fireplace installers, Nursted fireplace installers, Weston fireplace installers, Hawkley fireplace installers, Steep fireplace installers, Meon fireplace installers, Bell Hill fireplace installers, Clanfield fireplace installers, Hill Brow fireplace installers, Froxfield fireplace installers and more. Fireplace installation services are available in most of these villages and towns. These seasoned tradespeople have the know-how and experience necessary to successfully install fireplaces in your home. The atmosphere, comfort and warmth that a fireplace brings to their homes can be enjoyed by residents with the help of these dedicated professionals. By clicking here, local householders can get fireplace installation price quotes.

Fireplace Services Petersfield

Find a Fireplace Installer in Petersfield Here
Fireplace Installers in Petersfield Hampshire (01730)
  • Petersfield Fireplace Installation
  • Petersfield Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Fireplace Quotes
  • Petersfield Cast Iron Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Marble Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Gas Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Electric Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Fireplace Repairs
  • Petersfield Wood Burning Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Fireplace Installers
  • Petersfield Victorian Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Fireplace Fitters
  • Petersfield Brick Fireplaces
  • Petersfield Fireplace Surrounds
Hampshire Fireplace Installers Near Me Petersfield

More Petersfield Tradespeople: Whenever you are thinking about doing improvements to your property in Petersfield, Hampshire, the chances are that you will need several different craftsmen over the course of the project, and while you may be currently looking for a local Petersfield fireplace installer, you could also be interested in the services of SKIP HIRE in Petersfield, a general builder in Petersfield, a cleaner in Petersfield, a heating engineer in Petersfield, an odd job man in Petersfield, a stonemason in Petersfield, a carpet fitter in Petersfield, a roofer in Petersfield, a chimney sweep in Petersfield, a plasterer in Petersfield, a tiler in Petersfield, a bricklayer in Petersfield, a painter and decorator in Petersfield, a carpenter in Petersfield, waste removal in Petersfield, an electrician in Petersfield, and more.

To find local Petersfield info go here

Fireplace installation in GU31 area, and dialling code 01730.

TOP - Fireplaces Petersfield

Fireplace Installers Petersfield - Residential Fireplaces Petersfield - Fireplace Designs Petersfield - Fireplace Ideas Petersfield - Fireplace Fitter Petersfield - Wood Burning Fireplace Petersfield - Fireplace Petersfield - Fireplace Installation Services Petersfield - Fake Fireplaces Petersfield


(This fireplaces Petersfield page was modified on 04-04-2024)

and more