BFCMA launches online chimney guidance

The British Flue & Chimney Manufacturers Association (BFCMA) has created a new website and guidance on chimneys for wood burning appliances.

The BFCMA says it is responding to the growing interest in the carbon saving potential of wood burning stoves and the growth in the number of flue and chimney installations for wood burning appliances.

The help meet the need for information, installers can now visit and download various guidance documents. The website can be used as a reference site for installers and specifiers as it contains an up-to-date listing of latest flue and chimney standards.

There are sections on the design, installation and maintenance of flues and chimneys which is in line with the training given to installers by HETAS.