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From The Stovefitter's Manual (how to install a wood burning stove) by Julian PatrickText

If you have a brick or stone chimney

You need four main items:

 

1x Stove
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Our top sellers as of January 2022 are DG Ivar 5, Hobbit, Saltfire Peanut Bignut, Saltfire Peanut 5, Firewire, Flavel Arundel, Hamlet Solution 5 Widescreen, DG Ivar 8, Saltfire Scout, Woodford Lowry, Saltfire Peanut 3, Heta Inspire 45 and Ekol Applepie.

1x Chimney Liner
Smooth flexible stainless tube, slides down chimney, purchase by the metre
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How to measure your chimney for liner

If you are employing an installer then the above is all you will likely require as your installer will usually want to provide the rest. If proceeding down the DIY route then you will also need the two items below:

1x Chimney Liner Fitting pack

All you need once you have the stove and liner
Please see our infographic about the most appropriate chimney liner fitting pack

If your stove is 5" collar and DEFRA approved (covers most stoves) choose a 5" stove to 5" chimney liner fitting pack.

If your stove is 5" collar and NOT DEFRA approved choose a 5" stove to 6" chimney liner fitting pack.

If stove is 6" collar choose a 6" fitting liner pack.

If your stove is 4" collar and stove is DEFRA-approved choose a 4" stove to 5" liner fitting pack.

If your stove is 4" collar and stove is NOT DEFRA-approved choose a 5" stove to 6" liner fitting pack and add this stove adaptor.

1x Closure Register Plate
Seals off the chimney above your stove - or make your own from 12mm Hardiebacker board
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More about hearth sizes and regulations here

With the above four products - that is everything you need except a few tools.

If you have no chimney

Don't worry you can buy a clip-together metal chimney system in silver or black.

You will need:

1x Stove
Self explanatory but best 5kW selection here

1x clip-together Chimney kit
We will design your chimney and you just pay for the materials. If a shed or garage or garden room no need for any design work to take place - you can buy our Shed clip-together Chimney Kit)

 

Whether you are employing an installer or going the DIY route, this all you require.

Find an installer

When you purchase your stove or clip-together twin wall chimney system from Stovefitter's we can send you a list of fully trained and registered installers in your area.

Just let us know your order number and your list will be emailed to yo within two working days.

More info here