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Call us: 020 8540 8387 / 020 8543 9989

  • Grate Expectations Fireplaces
    DRU Fires Visit us, the No.1 Dealer!
    Dru Fires are expert manufactures of an extremely stylish range
    of balanced flue gas fires. The technology behind each and every
    fire is certainly top of the range!
  • Principal Stone Bathstone  Surrounds
    Principal Stone - The Bath Stone Collection
    Principal Stone are expert crafters of both
    classic traditional and stylish contemporary surrounds
  • Ebios Bioethanol Fires
    Ebios Fires - Bioethanol Technology
    Outstanding design and complete flexibilty. Spartherm have launched their range of exclusive bioethanol fires branded ebios-fire®.
    A wide selection of wall and freestanding bioethanol fireplaces available in custom-made sizes. Ebios-fire® create high quality
    bioethanol fires, beautiful uncomplicated design, versatile and safe.


  • DG Fires
    DG Fires - Simple Contemporary Design
    Create a modern but cosy ambiance, wood-burning and multi-fuel stoves by DG Fires are not only three times as efficient as the traditional open fire
    but a cleaner alternative. These stoves are a popular choice for London homes with their fantastic large view window and being Defra approved,
    these stylish burners are safe and compliant to burn wood in smoke controlled areas.
  • Spartherm Fires
    Spartherm - Europes Leading Manufacturer
    Grate Expectations are forever on the hunt for new and efficient ways to add warmth and style
    to your living space. Fresh from Melle, Germany Spartherm are renowned for their visually stunning
    wood burners, award winning technology and design features including slide door opening.
  • Antique Fireplaces
    Antique Fireplaces - Restored to Perfection
    We have a salvage yard packed full of original pieces dating through many different periods
  • Gazco Fires
    Gazco Gas Fires - Proud to be British
    Gazco Studio Fires provide simplicity and a contemporary feature. They move away from the
    conventional style of fireplace by being mounted above floor level. Hole in the wall gas fires add
    the robust fantastic heat outputs set into a cassette that is simple and clean cut.
  • Jøtul Stoves
    Jotul Stoves - Gas & Woodburning Experts
    Jøtul has the largest range of wood burning stoves. Manufactured in Norway Since 1953. We possess a high level of
    expertise for each of the Jøtul fires we install, so contact the showroom team for more information on the Jøtul Stove range!
  • Patio Heaters
    Patio Heaters - 15% off! - Woodburning & Gas Solutions
    Outdoor Heaters providing heat, simplicity and a contemporary feature to your outdoor space.
    We supply LPG gas patio heaters, whether a permenent built fixture or a portable gas
    heater. 80% efficient these heaters are designed to heat your outdoor space in a cost effective manner.
  • Faber Fires
    Faber Fires - Balanced Flue Technology
    Faber Fires established since 1844 are specialist manufacturers of Built in Gas Fires . Faber fires offer style,
    dependability, quality and technology.
  • Balanced Flue Gas Fires
    Balanced Flue Gas Fires - No Chimney...No Problem!
    Balanced flue Gas Fires allow you to install a gas fire on an external or internal wall without the need for a chimney.
    Balanced Flue Gas Fires are visually stunning incredibly efficient and flexible when it comes to positioning and installation.



+44 (020) 8540 8387
+44 (020) 8543 9989


1-3 Station Buildings, Kingston Road, Wimbledon Chase, London, SW20 8JT

Business Hours

Mon-Fri: 9:30 — 17:30
Saturday: 10:00 — 17:30
Sunday & Bank Holidays: Closed


Advice on Selection

Our showroom team can advise you on an appliance suitable to your needs.

Expert Survey

Discuss your technical requirements with our surveyor in your home.

In-House Installers

All installations are carried out by Grate Expectations Hetas and Gas Safe Registered Installers.


Our high level of service is continued through our product warranties and also our 1 year installation guarantee.

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Welcome to Grate Expectations

           Specialists in Fireplaces, Gas Fires & Wood Burning Stoves throughout London, Surrey and the Southern Counties.


We are the fireplace specialists who offer a full service from start to finish, please explore our website & contact us for a quotation or to receive expert advice.
Our team of experts can assist you in making the right decision on an appliance that meets all your requirements visually and heats your home efficiently.
Grate Expectations supply all the necessary components needed to complete the full installation and provide you with a 12 month guarantee on our installation service.

Want to see the fireplaces? Visit our showrooms displaying 100's of appliances with many live working fires, demonstrations & expert friendly first hand advice.

We offer the complete package from start to finish, all the building work and installation is carried out by us, no sub-contractors are used. See what our clients say about us...

HETAS Approved Retailers

Our showroom team are all HETAS trained and qualified to inform buyers of the key issues such as efficiency, government regulations and fuel requirements.
In addition to this we can offer technical advice regarding the installation and maintenance of all appliances sold. Grate Expectations are one of the only HETAS approved retailers and installers in the London area.