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Lighting A Wood Burning Stove

In this video, Director Pete Hillier shows you how to light a wood burner.

He and his team are always asked similar questions each day, so we thought we would make this video for you.


Some of the most frequently asked questions are:

Can I use paper instead of firelighters?

What’s the best type of wood to burn?

How do I know when my wood burner is up to temperature?

Should I clean the grate before using the wood burner?

Pete Hillier is a director of He has been in the business for over 20 years and has a wealth of experience.