You need a professional to install your wood fire.

Investing in a wood burner is a smart move for those seeking warmth and ambiance during the colder months. However, the key to unlocking its full potential lies in professional wood burner installation. Here's why.

Safety First with Professional Installation

A professionally installed wood burner ensures safety and efficiency. It guarantees proper ventilation, correct clearances, and accurate appliance placement, reducing the risk of harmful gases and accidental fires.

Ventilation and Clearances: The Cornerstones of Safe Installation

Proper ventilation is vital for a safe and efficient wood burner. It prevents carbon monoxide buildup and promotes efficient burning. Similarly, maintaining safe distances from combustible materials is crucial to prevent fire hazards.

Accurate Installation for Optimal Performance

The correct placement of a wood burner is critical for optimal heating efficiency and air quality. A professional installer ensures the appliance is placed appropriately, securely attached to the chimney or flue system, and that all components are properly connected.

Efficiency and Cost-Savings with Professional Wood Burner Installation

Professional installation not only ensures safety but also translates into reduced energy costs. Professionals have the expertise to select and install stoves that are cost-effective and match your heating needs, ensuring you don't overspend on unnecessary features or under-spend on insufficient stoves.

Optimal Performance through Proper Ventilation and Sizing

Proper ventilation and correct sizing are critical for optimal wood burner performance. A professional installer can determine the appropriate size for your space and install a flue system that meets local building codes, ensuring safety and efficient operation.

Reduced Energy Costs with Efficient Wood Burning

A professionally installed wood burner can help reduce your energy bills by burning wood more efficiently. It reduces reliance on central heating systems, leading to lower usage of non-renewable energy sources and potential eligibility for government grants or incentives.

Peace of Mind with Professional Expertise and Warranty Coverage

Professional installation offers peace of mind. Not only do professionals ensure safety and efficiency, but many manufacturers also require proof of professional installation to honour their warranty.

Local Regulations for Wood Burner Installation

Understanding local rules and regulations is crucial when installing a wood burner. These regulations ensure that wood burners are installed safely and in compliance with environmental standards.

Here's where to find them.

We suggest using a qualified and certified installer to install these in your home. In New Zealand, the best way to make sure you’re getting a qualified installer, is by using a member of the New Zealand Home Heating Association (NZHHA).

  • NZHHA represents the home heating industry in New Zealand. It is dedicated to promoting the safe and efficient use of home heating equipment. Whilst providing the highest level of service to its customers.
  • All NZHHA members have to meet strict qualifications and standards. They are fully trained and capable of installing wood fires safely and efficiently. They also need to maintain their qualifications, and stay up-to-date with the latest industry developments and safety standards.
  • NZHHA members have the knowledge and expertise to properly assess your home and determine the best type of wood fire for your needs. They will also make sure your installation is done in accordance with all relevant safety regulations and building codes.

Guarantee your wood fire installation is done safely and efficiently by hiring a qualified installer. You will have peace of mind knowing that your home heating is in good hands. Find out about NZHHA here.