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Fireplace Fitter Tonypandy Wales (CF40): A marvelous way to add some character to any Tonypandy home is by the installation of a new fireplace, or the restoration of an existing one. Adding a wood burning stove or open fire for those cold winter evenings can even prove to be cheaper than certain central heating systems, providing that you have a good source of fuel. If combined with a back boiler it can provide you with plenty of hot water at the same time.

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But before you start knocking down the walls of a blocked up fireplace there are some important considerations you must bear in mind to achieve an efficient and safe fireplace. All work must adhere to Part J of the UK's Building Regulations, which addresses the installation and construction of chimney breasts, hearths, fireplaces and flue linings of any combustible appliance. Planning permission may also have to be sought before work begins if your property is listed or in a conservation area.

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You may be able to do some of the work in renovating a pre-existing fireplace if you have the ability needed, however there is always a problem in finding safety and structural issues that need to be resolved professionally. If you're fortunate when you expose a blocked up fireplace you might find a decent lintel, hearth and chimney breast that needs little more than the advice and services of a chimney sweep to get it ready for a fire once more. Much more likely you'll discover a blocked flue and crumbling brickwork that needs structural modifications.

Due to the severe health and fire risk problems that can be caused by an improperly fitted or restored fireplace, it's best to avail yourself of the experience and knowledge of a certified fireplace installer in Tonypandy. A major factor of the Building Regulations (Part J) for fireplaces is that sufficient oxygen is available for the fire to burn safely and efficiently. If the airflow is not good enough then it's quite possible that a fire will burn inefficiently and cause carbon monoxide to build up, which can be deadly.

It may be necessary to install airflow vents in floors and walls to enable the fireplace to receive adequate oxygen to burn safely and effectively all the time. To prevent condensed air from becoming trapped in unused chimney flues and creating damp spots and staining, vents may need to be installed by the installation team to enhance the airflow.

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A huge amount of soot and other dust can be released from an old chimney upon opening it up for renovation. Even with coverings for your furniture, the likelihood of impairment from dust and soot is still possible and it is advised to remove your carpets and furniture before any fireplace renovation work and chimney cleaning commences. If you're performing a complete renovation of a room or house, the fireplace should be opened up before any decoration or plastering works are dealt with. This helps prevent any discolouring damage to any renovated work you've already finished.


Once you've exposed your old fireplace you'll have a better understanding of the work that needs to be done, and also be in a position to sweep the chimney and clean up any sections of hearth that is still in position. You now need to speak to your chimney sweep, if you've not already done so, to come and clean the old chimney and fireplace. They will be willing to offer you professional advice on the flue and chimney after sweeping, regarding the condition of the chimney structure and if it is advisable to swap the existing flue lining.

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Following a chimney sweep's assessment it may be necessary to strengthen the chimney breast or/and install a new flue lining as laid down in Part J of the Building Regulations. This type of work should be tackled by a skilled tradesman who is familiar with the building regulations and good construction practices.

If the size of the original fireplace is larger than your needs, a concrete supporting lintel should be installed. When your concrete lintel is in place and secure you may now press on with the renovation, updating and installation of the fireplace hearth. In the old days the hearth would be set into a void in the floor, but current building regulations require it to be raised above floor level. There are custom-made solutions to fit pretty much any size and style of fireplace, or you can pick from a variety of common size and shape hearths to match your decor.

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Deciding on your choice of fireplace can be difficult when faced with the different shapes, sizes and designs that are available from an online store or fireplace showroom. Every fireplace might not be appropriate for your flue and chimney therefore it's wise to accept any help and advice from your sales and installation team regarding your particular circumstances.

The age of your house, and the theme you're trying to create for your room, should all help you determine the type and design of fireplace that's most suitable for you. For instance, an inglenook fireplace can be a perfect backdrop to a traditional cast iron wood burning stove, which highlights its charm and deflects the heat into the room.

Even if your Tonypandy property hasn't got a chimney breast you've still got the option of a feature fireplace through the installation of a multi-fuel or wood burning stove. As long as you've got an external wall through which a stainless steel flue from the back or top of the stove can be passed, you don't need to have an existing chimney in place to be able to experience a real fire.


Who does not enjoy the flickering of a natural fireplace on a dark evening, but if your situation doesn't permit this, what are the other available options?

Open Fireplaces - A flickering fire is an eye-catching focal point for any room in your home and it has the capacity to burn virtually any solid fuel that you can buy. A professionally installed open fire is far from the old style smoky fireplace that was perhaps boarded up by earlier owners, and its glowing charm is a welcome addition to any house in Tonypandy.

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Wood Burning Stoves - A whole host of styles to suit any type of house in Tonypandy, and can even be a freestanding feature. If combined with a back boiler can provide piping hot water for radiators or for other use around the house.

Electric Fireplaces - Simple installation and a varied choice of styles make electric fires an extremely popular choice for Tonypandy properties without a chimney breast. Modern electric fires can deliver authentic looking flames and even the crackling sound of wood to imitate an open fire when set into into an old fashioned fireplace.

Multi-Fuel Stoves - Provides you with the option of using coal, gas, oil and wood to deliver a multipurpose heater for any house in Tonypandy. Some types, such as the AGA range of multi-fuel stoves, can also be used for generating hot water, cooking and heating your entire house.

Gas Fireplaces - Gas fireplaces are available in a variety of styles to suit your home and are typically more efficient than wood burning stoves. Gas fires must only be maintained and installed by a suitably qualified Gas Safe registered technician, (Gas Safe replaced CORGI registration in 2009).

Fireplace fitters can be accessed in the Tonypandy area, as well as in: Llwyncelyn, Wattstown, Stanleytown, Evanstown, Pontygwaith, Gelli, Williamstown, Penrys, Cymmer, Edmondstown, Trealaw, Trebanog, Porth, Clydach Vale, Penygraig, Ynyshir, Ystrad, in addition to these postcode areas: CF40 1DJ, CF40 1NJ, CF40 1QY, CF40 1PB, CF40 1PU, CF40 1DL, CF40 1DZ, CF40 1EG, CF40 1PF, and CF40 1HR. Fireplace fitters from Tonypandy should have the dialling code 01443 and the postcode CF40. Tonypandy home and business owners are spoiled for choice when hunting for fireplace fitters. If you just click on the "quote" banner or form, you will be able to get information on any aspect of fireplace installation in your region.

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