Stainless Steel Chimneys

Stainless Steel Chimney Systems

Scarlett Fireplaces are suppliers and HETAS registered fitters of twin wall stainless steel insulated chimney flue systems for log burners.

Stainless steel chimney systems are a popular choice for adding a working chimney into a new or existing property to serve a wood burner. This method of installing a new chimney allows less disturbance than building a new brick chimney and can aid in creating minimal fireplace designs.

Stainless steel chimney systems are constructed from an internal stainless-steel pipe that is surrounded by a second larger stainless-steel pipe. The void between the pipes is filled with an insulating material to keep the high temperatures inside the internal pipe. Chimney systems are tested to ensure that even in the most extreme heat conditions, the outer skin is cool enough not to transfer heat to surrounding combustible materials such as wooden joists. Stainless steel chimneys can be installed either running through the property ceilings, floors and roof or they can run through the external wall at 45 degrees and then up the outside of the property to above the roof level. The chimney comes standard in a shiny stainless steel finish or can be powder coated any color to suit.

Versatile Stainless Steel Chimney's

As with many products available in the UK wood stove and chimney industry, there are large variations in quality between stainless steel chimney manufacturers. All chimneys may pass basic tests on the day of testing, otherwise, they cannot be sold in the UK however, how long some will hold their integrity is anyone's guess. Some inferior products have badly designed components that make it almost impossible in tight working conditions to guarantee the correct or intended method of installation.

All stainless-steel chimney systems need a certain air gap from combustible materials as it passes through the property. The air gap necessary varies among manufacturers. Our chimney systems require only a 50mm gap. In some situations, the unsightly stainless-steel chimney can be disguised as a traditional brick chimney with the use of a brick slip casing.

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