The Fireplace Technician based in Flat Bush and servicing the greater South Auckland area.
We sell and install all types of solid fuel and gas heaters – as well as provide professional chimney and flue cleaning, replacement flue systems, repairs, tiling, hearths, and fire surrounds.
The Fireplace Technician specialise in fireplace repairs in Auckland to keep your fireplace working at its best. We can supply and fit all types of fireplace related parts as well as provide professional chimney and flue inspection and cleaning.With over 50 years’ experience in the industry, you can rely on the Fireplace Technician for the highest quality wood fireplace repairs and maintenance. So if you are looking for an experienced fireplace professional to keep your fireplace chugging away, or get it ready for winter, then you have come to the right place. There is no job too big or too small for the Fireplace Technician and nothing’s too hard. We will go above and beyond to meet your specific needs and provide the best possible outcome.
Contact us today to discuss your wood fireplace repair needs or get a no obligation quote.
Glass retainer and re-rope door is a common repair that can be completed at the same time as the fire unit is serviced. Replacement baffles and other running repairs can also be arranged on most models.
The Fireplace Technician can resolve problems caused by stratification, the neutral pressure plane, and the effect of negative air pressure in the home with the use of a Magnehelic Differential Pressure Gage.
Your wood supply can be tested for you with a Protimeter to determine the water content and verify if it is a suitable combustible material.
Wet wood will not burn properly and can leave solid residues of acetic and pyroligneous acids that with age transforms by heat into hard, porous, shiny material or a flaky dust. This is called creosote and can ignite at any time.
Slate or tile hearths made to order, edged with heart rimu or paintable mdf moulding. Slate hearths edged either in slate or as above. Clients can provide own tiles or slate, price adjusted accordingly. All standard shapes and sizes for corner and wall installation, also semi-circle and custom shapes to client’s specifications by arrangement.
The Fireplace Technician business was formed to service, sell, and install all types of solid fuel and gas heaters – as well as chimney and flue cleaning, replacement flue systems, repairs, tiling, hearths, and fire surrounds. All work undertaken is completed personally by Wally T. Lawton who provides a full warranty and after sales/installation service.