Hetas Registration

Alfred Poppins is a registered member of the HETAS competent persons scheme and we have invested in further training to make sure what we do is correct and inline with building document J and follows British standards.

Who are HETAS? 

HETAS are the official body recognised by Government to approve biomass and solid fuel domestic heating appliances, fuels and services including the registration of competent installers and servicing businesses. There are many benefits behind using the wide range of services available through HETAS;

  • HETAS is the only government approved competent persons scheme specialising in solid fuel, wood & biomass
  • All registered installers are trained and regularly assessed as competent
  • The HETAS scheme covers a range of installations that an installer may carry out: dry appliances, appliances with boilers, solid mineral, wood & biomass appliances, hot water and heating systems along with re-lining chimneys
  •  Buy with confidence from an Approved Retailer who can offer advice and consumer leaflets of a wide range of topics
  • HETAS is the official body for testing and approval of appliances and publishes lists of approved appliances, fuels and equipment to help consumers, installers, retailers, designers & specifiers in choosing an installation & system to suit your needs whilst complying with the relevant building regulations and safety standards.

For more information click here – http://www.hetas.co.uk/wp-content/mediauploads/consumer-flier-style21.pdf

We make it our goal to offer a professional, reliable and friendly service at a competitive price.We have invested heavily in our business on tools and equipment and are a member of Sweep Safe. We give a certificate of sweeping after each sweep which most house insurers are now insisting on for houses with functioning fires.

 

 

Please find below a list of advice sheets available from HETAS.

Click the title to open the sheet you require. Adobe Acrobat reader is required (download here).

 

Carbon Monoxide Awareness

Wood Fuel Guide

Chimney and Lining

Smoke Control Areas

Building Requirements and Legal Requirements

Operating and Maintaining your Stove

Latest News…

This week’s jobs

It's been another busy week at Alfred Poppins Stoves and chimney sweeping, We have installed some great stoves for our customers across the region and Alfie (Alfred Poppins Junior) has been out sweeping and maintaining the flues so that the fires can keep burning...

Chimney CCTV inspection

Today we have been sweeping and testing a couple of chimneys in Rutland. The homeowner hadn't used the chimneys since buying the house several years ago. Advanced chimney camera. With the high rising cost of gas the homeowner wanted to bring the fireplaces back into...

The New Clock Sudbury 5 stove available now!

At Alfred Poppins We have just taken stock of the new 5kW Clock Sudbury wood stove. It combines outstanding performance with elegant design. With an impressive heat output range of 3kW to 7kW, you can add a splash of colour with a choice of finishes. The new CLOCK...

2021 – a strange start to the year

2021 has started off a little weird for many people and it's no different here at Alfred Poppins Stoves. We made the decision to lock down for a month when the 3rd national lock down was announced. We did this to help lower the infection rate and try and do our part...

Before and after

We were tasked with removing this open fire in Bourne and the customer was adamant he wanted to replace it all. Although it was a traditional original fireplace, it was damaged in several areas so replacing it was a wise choice. We knocked it open and added a raised...

Creasote and tar removal

We have been attending a property in Tinwell to sort out a chimney that has not been swept in 15 years. Due to the unseasoned wood being burned it has built up a significant amount of tar and creasote. The client wants to have a new woodburning stove installed but...

Time for another Clock

We are getting more and more people buying the new Clock Blithfeild Mk2 stove. Since it’s launch 4 years ago the company have gone from strength to strength and now they have taken the award winning design even further. Clock Blithfeild Mk2 It is one of the easiest...

Clock compact knock out and install

Here is a recent job that we completed in Glatton for a customer who wanted a more efficient fire and a modern look to a tired old fireplace. After opening up the fireplace and adding a supporting lintel we were then ready to board the internal recess with A1 fire...

No chimney? No problem!

Today we have been installing a twin wall insulated chimney system and Contura 810 stove. After removing the old gas fire which was capped off by a gas safe engineer we were able to start marking out and cutting through the wall at a 45* angle for the twinwall system...

Stovax Sheraton 5 installation

We recently went to a job in Great Easton for a customer who had purchased a house and wanted a sweep and inspection of the fireplaces in the property. We could see straight away that one of the fireplaces wasn't fixed as it should be and had been spilling into the...

Today’s install 20/09/2019

Today we had the pleasure of installing this Woodwarm Phoenix fireblaze 6kw convection stove. We a used duraflue twinwall insulated chimney system terminating up through the roof and a black limestone hearth for stove standing.

Friday 13th September 19

Here we have fitted on of the best stoves available on the market, The Woodwarm Phoenix firegem 5kw multi-fuel stove is super efficient and simple to use. With its big viewing window and stay cool handles it fits most styles and decors. We have opened up the internal...

Our recent installs

We have had a great year at Alfred Poppins Stoves and we have loved working alongside our customers fitting their new stoves. Here are just a few of the recent ones we have done in the lead up to the festive holidays. We Start back to work on Monday the 7th of January...

The new Fireview range of stoves from Woodwarm

These stylish, highly efficient, stoves are approved to burn wood in smoke free zones. Woodwarm Fireview 5 traditional. By combining an advanced air wash and tertiary air system within the combustion chamber, Woodwarm have exceeded the Ecodesign Ready standard for...

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The Showroom:
Unit 4 West Street, Stamford, PE9 2PL

Stove showroom: 01780 753 979
Chimney sweeping: 07581 322069
Mobile: 07871 322 780 or 07581 322 069

Email. alfredpoppins@gmail.com