🗳️ ELECTION 2024: THE MSE LEADERS' DEBATE Got a burning question you want us to ask the party leaders ahead of the general election? Submit your suggestions via this form or post them on our dedicated Forum board where you can see and upvote other users' questions. Please note that the Forum's rules on avoiding general political discussion still apply across all boards.

Log Burner

Options
We opened the fire place in our Victorian Semi last year and enjoyed open fires all winter. After opening, the chimney was swept and the draw checked and off we went.

We are now getting the house ready to rent it out and are considering fitting a log burner.

Is it compulsary to have the chimney lined. We have been told we will need to have it lined by the local log burner dealers (they have not inspected the chimney)but a work colleague has just fitted there burner without a lining. They just fitted a 'cap' in the chimney.

As we are renting the property we want to keep everything legal.

Can anyone help as we are being quoted over £1000 just to line the chimney.
This discussion has been closed.
Meet your Ambassadors

Categories

  • All Categories
  • 8 Election 2024: The MSE Leaders' Debate
  • 343.9K Banking & Borrowing
  • 250.3K Reduce Debt & Boost Income
  • 450K Spending & Discounts
  • 236K Work, Benefits & Business
  • 609.2K Mortgages, Homes & Bills
  • 173.4K Life & Family
  • 248.6K Travel & Transport
  • 1.5M Hobbies & Leisure
  • 15.9K Discuss & Feedback
  • 15.1K Coronavirus Support Boards