Masport Akaroa Wood Fire Steel Hearth/Floor ProtectorEnhance your freestanding wood fire with a stylish floor protector available in a range of sizes to suit your needs in stunning black.
- Akaroa Parallel Hearth 920mm x 836mm
- Akaroa Corner Hearth 1035mm x 1035mm
Masport Steel Floor Protectors are designed for free standing fires where minimum floor protection is required as per AS/NZS 2918:2001, in order to protect the floor from heat and any embers that may fall during fuelling operation. There are specific floor protectors for parallel and corner installation of Akaroa model. These floor protectors are made of 4mm thick steel with a black powder coat finish.
Hearth Installation for Wood Fires
The location of wood fire and the floor protector/hearth must comply with local council and building regulations.
The steel floor protector along with wood fires should be installed in accordance with the minimum clearances to combustibles indicated in Masport specification sheet that comes with the wood fire pack.
Some councils in New Zealand require the wood fire and the floor protector to be secured to prevent shifting in the event of an earthquake. Installer will have to drill suitable holes, at an appropriated location on the floor protector.
Masport is a well-known Kiwi brand that have been crafting fires for NZ homes since 1973. Masport products are designed and made in New Zealand and provide innovative design and advanced technology to give consumers high quality fires for their homes. Masport care for New Zealand’s environment, therefore strive to be at the forefront of a new generation of clean burning, ultra-efficient wood burners.
Turfrey stocks a large range of Masport wood burners fireplaces, styles and sizes to suit every home.
Masport offers the most comprehensive wood fire warranty in New Zealand
Masport warranties our ﬁre boxes, under normal use, to be free from defects in materials or workmanship (from the date of purchase)
• Catalytic ULEB wood ﬁres - 20 years
• Non-Catalytic ULEB wood ﬁres - 15 years
• LEB wood ﬁres - 10 years
• Outdoor wood ﬁres - 5 years