Fire safety: thatched properties

Thatched cottages evoke dreams of fairy tales and days gone by.  Once the regular choice of material for homes, thatched roofs are becoming increasingly rare. 


Case Study: Thatched Roof

Thatched properties which once prominently featured across the landscape are slowly disappearing.  Over the years, Chimcoat has had the pleasure of maintaining and installing stoves in these unique properties.

9 Ways to Prep for Autumn

Love it or hate it, autumn is almost here.  This year, Thursday 22 September is the first day of autumn.  With the cosy sweaters, cups of tea and nights by the fire on the way, we’ve created a checklist to make sure your house is ready for the cool darker nights.