Make your home power cut proof with a woodburner

Power cuts are part and parcel of an electricity network. With all the stormy weather that seems to be about these days, perhaps you are experiencing more than in previous years. High winds, heavy rainfall and snowy conditions can all cause problems for electricity supplies.

If your power seems to be off more regularly than you remember in the past, why not install a woodburner to guard against the effects of a power cut? Continue reading

Photos of the Mazona Rocky 6kW multi-fuel stove

The Mazona Rocky 6kW multi-fuel stove is one of our most popular appliances. It frequently tops our list of best-selling stoves and has built up a devoted following among customers who have bought it.

The reasons so many people are convinced to buy the Rocky are very simple:

Price: First and foremost, the Rocky is available at a very reasonable price for its 6kW heat output.
Build: It features a high quality cast iron construction.
Style: The Rocky is timeless – it boasts a traditional yet unfussy design.
Guarantee: The stove body is guaranteed for 5 years.
Reviews: The Rocky gets rave reviews from customers who have already installed it.

Having given rave reviews, many customers also choose to share photos showing their Mazona Rocky stove in situ in their home. We’re very grateful for this and we’re sharing a selection of those photos with you now. Continue reading

Best-selling woodburners of 2017

With the dust settled on 2017, we’re looking back over the year to see which of our wood-burning stoves proved to be the best-sellers.

1. Mazona Rocky 6 kW DEFRA Exempt Multi-Fuel Stove

The Mazona Rocky 6kW retains its title as our best-selling stove. It was already very popular due to its low price, quality cast iron build and 5-year warranty. The fact that is has now attained DEFRA exemption for use in smoke control areas has only increased its popularity. Click here to buy.
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Photos: A selection of Mazona Rocky 6 kW multi-fuel stove installations

The Mazona Rocky 6 kW multi-fuel stove is our best-selling woodburner.

It’s bargain price, quality cast iron construction, 6 kW heat output, traditional design and 5-year warranty ensure it is always a popular option among our customers.

But it is equally popular among our trade customers, such as installers, engineers and chimney sweeps. When it comes to presenting suitable stoves to their customers, it is often the Mazona Rocky that wins the day.
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Gr8Fires.co.uk Winter Sale

We hope you enjoyed Christmas Day. The presents keep coming because today we’re launching a Boxing Day sale at Gr8Fires.co.uk.

You’ve probably got better things to do than trawl the website in the hope that something catches your eye, so we’ve tried to keep as simple as possible. Rather than discounting specific appliances, we’re offering discounts across the board (excluding appliances by a small number of manufacturers).

The Sale

The deals are as follows:

  • Enter code sale5 for 5% off all baskets over £100 (excluding Ezee Glow appliances)
  • Enter codes sale10 for 10% off all baskets over £500 (excluding Dimplex, Invicta, Ezee Glow and Arada appliances).

Both discount codes expire on January 8, 2018.

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Win A Crate Of Kiln-Dried Logs For Your Woodburner

Did you buy your wood-burning stove from us? If so, you could be in with a chance of winning a crate of kiln-dried logs.

To say thank you for your support in 2017 (and even before that), we’ll be keeping one lucky customer warm all winter by sending them a crate of free wood.

How do I win the logs?

To enter the competition you just need to share a photo or video of your Gr8Fires-bought stove in action. Your entry will be presented in a gallery and the winner will be the image or video that receives most votes (feel free to round up your friends and family to give your entry a few votes to get you up and running).

The competition is open and voting runs until midday on 15/01/18.

Click here to enter the competition.

For full T&Cs go to gr8fires.co.uk/photocompetition.

Gr8Fires customers’ Festive Fireplaces (Christmas 2017)

A fireplace provides a cosy and comforting focal point of home life at any time of the year, but never more so than at Christmas.

For the festive period, often our fireplaces become adorned with ornaments and other Christmas decorations to spread a little more festive cheer.

As big fans of fireplaces and the role they can play in bringing families together, we love to see how people choose to decorate their fireplaces for Christmas.

Fortunately, many of our customers and friends have been getting in touch on social media to show us their festive fireplaces. You will see below a selection of photos we have received. To submit yours, feel free to connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.

Happy Christmas!

Carl Beardmore

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Gr8Fires Christmas Opening Hours & Guaranteed Christmas Delivery Dates

Gr8Fires Christmas Opening Hours

Our phone lines and warehouse will be closed from 12noon on Friday, December 22, 2017, until 9am on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

If you have any queries or questions, please contact us before midday on December 22.

The Gr8Fires.co.uk website will remain open for browsing and shopping throughout that period, but orders will not be processed and dispatched for delivery until we reopen.

Guaranteed Christmas Delivery Dates

Order before 12noon on Monday, December 18, for guaranteed Christmas delivery.

We will continue to dispatch items until we close for Christmas, but we cannot guarantee delivery before Christmas for orders placed after midday on December 18.

Any orders placed after Friday, December 22, will be dispatched on or after Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Happy Christmas to you.

Black Friday 2017 Deals at Gr8Fires.co.uk

Happy Black Friday, bargain-hunters.

As in recent years, at Gr8Fires.co.uk we have some great Black Friday deals for you. Whether you’re in the market for a woodburner or an electric fire, you’ll find a bargain on our website today. Without further ado, here are the deals.

Friday5: 5% off all appliances

Our headline Black Friday 2017 deal is 5% of all orders over £100*. Whether you want a wood-burning stove in your home for Christmas or an upgrade on your electric fire, today you can get an extra 5% off our already low prices. SHOP NOW and use the discount code Friday5 during the checkout process.
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5 reasons to buy the Ezee Glow Clarke Electric Fire

Upgrade your electric fire in style with the beautiful Ezee Glow Clarke Electric Fire.

Looking for a new electric fire? Here are five reasons to have the Ezee Glow Clarke adorning your home.

Price

Let’s start with the most important reason: the Ezee Glow Clarke is available for the bargain price of £119, which is a bargain for such a well designed fire.

As we will go on to discuss, in look and functionality, it ticks the same boxes as some appliances that will cost you considerably more, which makes the Clarke a very affordable option.

Classic appearance

The Ezee Glow Clarke boasts a traditional yet timeless appearance. The design of its metal frets gives the Clarke striking look. This fire is also something of a chameleon: looking very much at home in older properties, but also offering a hint of period charm in newer homes.
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