Charnwood fireplaces are a popular choice for homeowners who want a high-quality, durable, and energy-efficient fireplace. Therefor, when considering a Charnwood fireplace for your home, you may have some questions about pricing, installation, warranty, and more. In order to assist, we’ll answer some of the most frequently asked questions about Charnwood fireplaces to help you make an informed decision.
What is the pricing for Charnwood fireplaces?
The pricing for Charnwood fireplaces can vary depending on the model and features you choose. Because of this, our pricelist is available for download on the Home page drop down menu. The prices listed are for supply of the stove only (excluding flue pipes and installation costs). We recommend contacting a Charnwood dealer near you to get an all-inclusive quote.
Do Charnwood fireplaces require professional installation?
Most certainly, the answer is yes! Charnwood fireplaces should always be installed by a qualified professional to ensure safe and proper installation. However, installation requirements may vary depending on the model you choose. So, because of this, we recommend consulting with a Charnwood dealer or professional installer. A poor installation can affect the performance of your Charnwood wood-burning or multifuel stove.
What kind of warranty is available for Charnwood fireplaces?
Charnwood fireplaces come with a standard ten year warranty on the body of the appliance. In order to register your ten year warranty, you MUST complete the on line registration form (here) if your product is purchased in South Africa. The stove “body” (the part covered under the warranty) is the part of the stove which includes the “firebox”. The firebox is the engine room of your stove and the part that takes the most punishment. The warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship. This means that the main powerhouse of your stove is covered under the manufacturers warranty. To learn more about Charnwood’s warranty options, contact a Charnwood dealer near you.
Are Charnwood fireplaces energy-efficient?
Yes, Charnwood fireplaces are designed to be energy-efficient and meet strict efficiency standards. As a result, many Charnwood models are approved for use in smoke-controlled zones and are designed to burn clean and efficiently, reducing heating costs and environmental impact. In fact, some Charnwood products exceed current EU standards for clean-burning by over 50%.
Do Charnwood fireplaces require a chimney?
Yes, Charnwood fireplaces require a chimney for proper ventilation. However, some models may be suitable for use with a flue liner or balanced flue system, which can provide additional installation flexibility.
Can Charnwood fireplaces be used for cooking?
Yes, some Charnwood models are designed for cooking and include features such as an integrated hotplate or oven. This means that they can provide part of the solution to load-shedding problems in South Africa. This also means that they are a great option to consider when planning an “off-grid” house.
In conclusion, Charnwood fireplaces are a popular choice for homeowners who want a high-quality, durable, and energy-efficient fireplace. If you have additional questions about Charnwood fireplaces or are ready to explore your options, contact a Charnwood dealer near you to learn more.