Welcome to Grate Expectations. Providing Fires & Fireplaces throughout London and Surrey.
Welcome to Grate Expectations, a family run business, established in 1984...
We are the fireplace specialists who offer a full service from start to finish, please enjoy our site & contact us for a quotation or to receive expert advice. Our team of experts can assist you in making the right decision on a product that meets all your requirements along with all the necessary components needed to complete the full installation.
Want to see the fireplaces? Visit our showrooms displaying 100's of fireplaces with over 14 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...
Christmas Closure - We are closed from the 24th to 29th of December 2014
and New Years Day.
- Antique Fireplaces
- Hole in the Wall Gas Fires
- High Efficiency Gas Fires
- Chimney Lining
- Defra Approved Stoves
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.
More for your money, better for the environment!
Reduce your Carbon footprint with High efficiency gas and wood burning fires, fuels and flue systems.
With today’s ever increasing concerns about our fuel emissions, we have always kept up to date on what our manufacturers have to offer when it comes to high efficiency & low emission products. The range of products designed to offer solutions to these issues is forever growing and becoming more popular.
Specially designed fuels and chimney cowls also help to reduce carbon emissions.
If efficiency & the environment is important to you, just contact us at the showroom or send us an email and we can guide you to the right product for you.
"Using Heat Logs and Pellets can reduce your carbon footprint!"
Long lasting burning up to 1.5hrs per log
Up to three times more heat output than traditional firewood logs
Double the heat output of kiln dried logs
Clean and smokeless quick and easy to light
Compact and convenient to store
Made from renewable sources
Heat logs and pellets are a Clean, Green & convenient alternative to firewood, made from 100% compressed sawdust they can be used for wood burning stoves, open fires & chimineas.
Heat logs and pellets are a carbon neutral way to heat your home, when burnt the carbon dioxide absorbed during the growth of the tree will be released to nature where it is utilized by other plants. As such these fuels are considered Carbon Neutral.