Delurking to ask for help with sealing a flue.
Have just removed/dismantled the ancient Aga that was here when we moved in
8 months ago (originally solid fuel but diy converted to oil - you can watch
the tank gauge falling when it runs) and am left with a stub of 100mm dia
flexible flue liner protruding from the kitchen wall 900mm above the floor.
How do I go about blocking/sealing this?
Have read lots of warnings about needing vents/airbricks but would really
rather not have anything in the middle of the wall - the intention is to fit
a radiator there when the CH is redone. The liner goes into the brick
chimney stack that's in the middle of the bungalow - there's a built in
woodburner in the lounge on the other side of the stack and a single chimney
pot visible on top on the woodburner side (yes I know I need to climb up
there and check what's happening on top but I hate ladders and haven't got a
Can you point me in the right direction?