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Wood Burners – The Wider Picture

The dangers of installing wood burners in thatch properties has been well documented here and elsewhere http://www.thatching.net/?s=wood+burners. It is thought the very high temperatures generated by these can transfer through the walls of chimneys and potentially cause thatch roof fires especially in older properties where flue liners are not installed […]


Five common mistakes

Five common mistakes that some thatch owners make: 1. Installing a wood burner without first checking your chimney. Wood burners have found to be a common cause of devastating thatch roof fires. They generate tremendous heat which can pass through the thin walls of a chimney and can ignite tinder […]