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Safety tips for operating your wood heater

In-built wood heaters in Sydney have come a long way. They’re far less of a fire hazard than they were few decades ago, and most of the hassles connected with wood fires have been eliminated. You can use a gas spark of GreenStart technology to light up your wood in seconds, just by pressing a button. Glass viewing panes allow you to watch the flames, but they keep any embers or ashes safely cordoned off.

Cowls and flues control the flow of smoke, leading it out of the house, while heat banks and fireboxes lessen emissions by raising temperatures to …

What are insert fireplaces?

In winter, who doesn’t love the sound of a fire crackling, the rise and fall of flames, that comforting heat. There is nothing like an inbuilt wood heater Sydney to create that sense of warmth and comfort.

Old fashioned fireplaces are not very efficient, they actually pull warm air out of your room and into the fire, and a lot of the energy they create – the heat – is actually lost up your chimney. If you live in an area where the temperatures drop below freezing that open fireplace is sending out more energy than it creates. Those old-fashioned …

Gas heating options for large living areas

When it comes to choosing a gas fireplace Sydney you want to make the right choice, after all, you will be living with your choice for many years to come.

The right heating makes all the difference, not just to your physical comfort but for your hip pocket as well, if your heating bills are becoming too high, it could be that you are choosing the wrong heating source, heating and cooling account for 40% of your household energy use, so making the right fuel choice is important. You need to consider

Create a rustic look by dressing your fireplace in natural stone

Country living offers lots of advantages. Low traffic, clean air, and friendlier neighbours. But not all of us can hack it, so the next best option is to design a rustic feel in your urban home. If it’s a detached or semi-detached house, you can plant pretty flowers and vegetables, showing them off behind a cute picket fence. You can even install an old-school customised mail box, and put a ‘village-styled’ knocker on your door.

Sunset shades in your colour scheme are helpful. Something about those deep lilac, peach, and dusky hues make you think of a country parlour while crisper …

Gas heating options for your master bedroom

Do you need a new gas fireplace Sydney in your master bedroom? If so, you are probably wondering what the best gas fireplace solution for your master bedroom is.

There are 4 main decisions to make when choosing a gas fireplace Sydney for your home.

Do you choose a flued heater or an unflued (portable) heater?
Do you want radiant heat or convective heat?
What size heater do you need?
What size heater do you need?

Portable gas heaters are energy efficient and require no installation if …

Safety Tips for Operating Your Gas Heater

All gas heaters should be installed by a professional and looked after according to your Regency Inbuilt gas fireplace manual. A heater that hasn’t been installed properly or has not been well maintained can cause a house fire or send dangerous toxins such as carbon monoxide into your home. Servicing your gas heater regularly and using it to the manufacturers specifications will ensure it operates economically and safely.


You should have your Regency gas fireplace serviced every two years, and, it is best to have the service carried out BEFORE winter, so …

Heating Options for Large Living Areas

As we roll into the coldest months, you’re probably looking at your home heating situation. Contemporary home designs usually allow you to use a single heating system for the entire house. You can connect your fireplace flues to air conditioning vents and use it to distribute heat from the central fireplace throughout the house. In terms of selection, freestanding gas heaters are generally better for large spaces, because they’re multi-directional.


Your other option is to buy an inbuilt gas fireplace specifically designed for bigger spaces, such as the Regency GF900L. …

Keeping Your Wood Fireplace Clean This Winter

How often do you light your wood fireplace? You might love listening to the crackle, warming your fingers and toes on cosy evenings. But you’re probably more averse to the chore of getting the fire started, and cleaning it up when you’re done. Still, with winter at its peak, you’re likely to be using it a lot more. If your main objection to wood fireplaces is hygiene, consider buying in-built wood fireplaces in Sydney. They require far less maintenance.


This is because their fireboxes and glass viewing panels facilitate higher burn temperatures, …

Gas Heating Options for Open Plan Kitchen and Living Areas

Gas heaters are good value for money and also very efficient. Gas heaters can run on both natural gas and bottled LPG gas, but you need to ensure you choose the right model for the type of gas you have available, as a heater designed to work with LGP won’t work with natural gas and vice versa. Lopi Fireplaces direct their fumes outside through a chimney or flue which removes carbon monoxide and water vapour from the home.


Gas heaters should be professionally serviced every few years to ensure they are operating …

Some Fireplace Decor Styles to Seriously Consider

Installing a fireplace in your home is easier than ever, with a huge range of sizes, styles, and fuel options to meet the needs of your home and aesthetics. Here are our top fireplace décor styles to consider when you decide it’s time to add the warmth and glow of a fire to your home.

Fireplace Face and Surroundings
When selecting a fireplace unit, of course, you’ll want to consider the look of the face and how it will work with your existing décor. If you have a clean, minimalist aesthetic going on …

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