A series of articles initiated by Fireplace.co.uk as its contribution to National Chimney Safety Week 2013
All your chimney queries from down draft problems, fire or stove installations to basic chimney maintenance answered by the industry's leading authority.
An overview of the historical development of the chimney, its impact and importance in the development of the fireplace, and hearth and the role it plays in traditional and modern heating systems.
An overview of the differences in flue and chimney cross-section sizes and areas and their intended appliance use.
Outlines the fundamental science of how the draw within a chimney works and how to calculate how high a chimney or flue needs to be.
Labelled diagram of the various parts of a chimney and flue.
Windkat uses a system of injection nozzles to maintain constant negative pressure in any professionally installed flue to which it is fitted and is one of the most effective anti-downdraught cowl on the market.
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All Your Chimney Questions Answered by the Experts, NACS