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Post by Chilli-head on 6th August 2016, 11:15 pm

I know it seems strange, on one of the finest days of the summer so far, to be doing a woodburner overhaul, but I had the flue swept last week, and the firebricks have been looking rather tatty for a while - one was in two pieces, others were cracking.

Whilst ordering stuff for pizza oven building from Vitcas, I added a sheet of vermiculite board to my order. It's the same sort of material as the original "bricks" but cheaper in a big sheet. It's easily cut with the sort of saw you might use for plasterboard etc, and can be adjusted with sandpaper. The stove is looking very smart now !

Split and stacked a few rounds of pear wood too. All set now ...
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