BE­FORE YOU BUY... A WOOD-BURN­ING STOVE

Good Housekeeping (South Africa) - - EXPERT ADVICE -

TO CAL­CU­LATE what stove size you need, fac­tor in the fact that you need about 1kW of heat out­put per 14m3 of room space.

RENT­ING? There are some brands of wood-burn­ing stoves that don’t re­quire a chim­ney. Your lo­cal fire­place sup­pli­ers will be able to guide you.

YOU NEED ac­cess to and a place to stock dry fire­wood. Buy now to store for next year. Now is a good time to think about buying and in­stalling one for next win­ter, as prices of­ten fall as the weather warms up.

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