Waste Not Want Not

Waste Not Want Not

Innovative Ways to Re-Use and Recycle Your Hotmax Ashes. For many, getting rid of the ash from a fireplace or woodburning stove can often be a challenge. Fortunately, due to their low moisture content, our Hotmax fuel logs burn virtually smoke free and give off very...
Top 10 Films to Watch by the Fire this Christmas

Top 10 Films to Watch by the Fire this Christmas

Snuggling up by the fire or your wood burning stove with a festive film is never a bad idea. Whether it’s to help you shelter from the wintery weather, or escape yet another family game of charades, we have delved into the archives to find 10 of our favourite...
10 Eco-Friendly Decorations for your Fireplace this Christmas

10 Eco-Friendly Decorations for your Fireplace this Christmas

At Hotmax, we know a fireplace can be one of the most important centrepieces in your home over Christmas time. From traditions like hanging up stockings and laying out mince pies for Santa, to providing a cosy place to snuggle up for a festive movie, a lovely roaring...
Hotmax Goes Green

Hotmax Goes Green

High energy and high heat alternative fuel logs launch eco-friendly sustainable packaging. Heading towards Autumn, many will be looking forward to those dark and cosy nights wrapped up by a roaring fire. With new clean air regulations coming into force and air...
Who Are HETAS?

Who Are HETAS?

HETAS is a fuel quality scheme operated by Woodsure. An accreditation guarantees that domestic solid woodfuels are good quality, are safe, and offer efficient combustion. HETAS also test for particle size, impurities, and moisture content in order to offer assurance...
What is ‘Ready to Burn’?

What is ‘Ready to Burn’?

Burning undried wood logs with high water content means that smoke emissions are denser, releasing more pollutants and harmful molecules into the air. In a bid to reduce air pollution, this accreditation is only given to assured quality woodfuels that meet a DEFRA...