| Hello News Group. I have not been here before. I have a question about
| I have opened the fire in our lounge (moved in June 2005). It should be
| suitable for an open fire. I bought a grate, lit the fire, house full of
| The chimney is clear, smoke does come out, but lots also comes out into
| front room. How can I improve the draw for my open fire? It is relatively
| new (2000) extension. The pot is a vented one, for a gas fire, which I
| removed. It is now just a top hat.
| now that I have found this group, I will check out the posts and see if I
| can help anyone else.
Are you sure that the fire is directly underneath the chimney? We find that
untill the fire gets going and the chimney warms up then sometimes you can
get some smoke in the room. Make sure there is no draugh blowing into or
across the fire.