In total, over 215,000 wood-burners were installed last year, according to the Stove Industry Alliance. This is up from 191,000 in 2017.
Wood-burning stoves are generally installed for a reason, such as a secondary heating supply or to save money. There is a percentage who have them installed because they are fashionable and these days this combination is normal.
Fuel costs as we all know are increasing rapidly with electricity and gas prices leading the way. With the Brexit uncertainty there is very little chance this trend will be reversed in the near future. Read more