Fire Ribbon® Gas Burner Technology

Stunning "Hole in the Wall" Fireplace Designs

We created our unique FIRE RIBBON BURNER technology in 2002 with a large, glamorous and distinctive flame quality. Fireplaces havve been installed in properties in the UK, Europe, USA and Australia. The FIRE RIBBON range includes many standard design options, single or double sided, in brushed, polished, black steel, natural stone and is also adaptable to bespoke and custom made fireplaces. To discuss your requirements in depth call our sales consultants on 01325-301020 and we can guide you towards the most cost effective and suitable solution. There are many design and installation options available and enclosures are available in black, polished, brushed steel or with natural stone. There are trimless and versions with a frame. The burner can be supplied as clean (no ceramics) or with pebbles or logs. View our New 2016 Fire Ribbon Brochure
"A Fire with WOW Factor" THE TELEGRAPH

Above : Fire River with Logs

Many Styles and Sizes. Our standard fire ribbon burners are 520mm, 860mm, 1200mm and 1500mm wide. All ribbon fires are operated by remote control and are available for use with natural gas or LPG.

Single or double sided? Every fire in our range has a singke and double sided (see through) version. These can be supplied as completely open or with glass - please call for details.

VIEW NEW 2016 A4 Fire Ribbon Brochure

There are many different sizes and installation requirements for our Ribbon Gas Fires. There are fires up to 1500mm wide, depth of only 317mm and only a 178mm flue pipe. To review the various designs download our Ribbon Gas Fire Reference Chart. Our Sales staff can guide you towards the most cost effective solution, call sales on 01325-301020, Monday to Saturday, 9am to 6pm or email sales for advice on installation.
Fire River™ FIRE RIVER®

This frameless design is designed with the latest technology and has minimal depth meaning it can be installed in most old and new properties, there are many different design options and a special Class 2 version which requires no air vent in the room. Operated by a modern thermostatic remote control system with digital handset. Decide your room temperatue and the handset will automatically adjust the flame.

More Info ---> Fire River Fireplace

CVO Fire Wave fireplace as installed in the Hilton Hotel London.

Fire Wave™ [1500mm]

  • FLUE SYSTEM: Only 178mm or Class 1 required
  • REMOTE: Thermostatic to control room temperature.
  • DEPTH: Only 317mm so suitable for many properties.
  • POWER: 11Kw
  • SIZE: Choose from 1500 x 175 or 1500 x 265
  • OPTIONS: Many finishes and double sided versions
  • MADE IN THE UK : Handmade in our UK factory.

More Info --->Fire Wave Fireplace

Fire Ribbon™ FIRE RIBBON®

Ribbon Gas Burner with 1.35m Natural Stone Fascia.

This fireplace is designed with the latest technology and has minimal depth meaning it can be installed in most old and new properties, there are many different design options and a special Class 2 version which requires no air vent in the room. Operated by a modern thermostatic remote control system with digital handset. Decide your room temperatue and the handset will automatically adjust the flame. A smaller 970mm wide version is available. As seen on C4 Grand Designs.

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Double Sided (See - Through) Fire Ribbon DOUBLE-SIDED FIRE RIBBON

The "Double-Sided" gas fire ribbon adds the ultimate WOW factor to any domestic or commercial property. Available in two sizes 1350mm and 970mm with a large selection of stone finishes and interiors. Can be supplied with logs or pebbles.

More Info ---> Double Sided Gas Fireplace

We have over 30 CE approved gas burners to choose from (ask for details)


A truly stunning gas fireplace of true quality. Manufactured from beautiful natural stone or hand polished bronze. The enclosure opening is 1100mm wide and is complemented by a 1500mm wide floating hearth. This is a large and glamorous gas fireplace, manufactured from natural stone or polished bronze.

More Info ---> 1200mm Stone Ribbon Fire

Operated by a fully sequential remote control. Featured in our recent TV adverts and is on live display in both of our Firevault Showrooms

essence hole in the wall fire by cvo uk BORDINO

The bordino is a smaller ribbon gas fire with a full stone enclosure and trim. This is a small but elegant gas fire designed for modern homes with a class 2 chimney where a feature gas fireplace is required with minimal depth. Choose from Portuguese Limestone or African Black Granite to create a very stunning beautiful fireplace. Operated by remote control.

More Info ---> Small Stone Ribbon Fire



The Essence Ribbon Fire is both delightful and petite. Designed as a feature fireplace for smaller rooms or for homes with a class 2 chimney system. The fire is operated by a fully sequential remote control and is available with either a Satin Black or Brushed Stainless Steel fascia trim. The essence is supplied as full cartridge to make installation easy and has the option to add a gather which will increase the efficiency rating of the appliance and return more heat to the room.

More Info ---> Small Ribbon Fire

High Efficiency Glass Fronted Gas Fire

FR920HE - GLASS FRONTED (High Efficiency)

This modern gas fires incorporates the latest gas fire burner technology and has efficiency ratings of up to 80%.

This glass fronted gas fireplace is built to the latest British and European standards for Safety and Energy Efficiency. BS7977:2013 and EN613. The fire has a width of 920mm long, same as a 40" TV, and is installed in our fireplace showrooms. Opertaed by thermostatic remote with logs. More Info ---> FR920HE

High Efficiency Glass Fronted Gas Fire FR600HE GLASS FRONTED (High Efficiency)

The FR600HE high efficiency ribbon fire has a glass front and has been designed for installation into both old and new homes. This room sealed gas fire needs no outside ventilation and is available with either a stainless, black or stone fascia. The fire can be operated by either a manual control or upgraded to remote. Easy to install and use this modern gas fire will provide heat and help reduce your fuel bills. We have a full range of energy saving fires available - ask for details. More Info ---> FR600HE

High Efficiency Glass Fronted Gas Fire COMPACT

The COMPACT is a smaller version of our award winning Fire Ribbon for installations where a smaller feature fire is required. 5.7Kw, thermostatic remote control and a wide range of enclosure and trim finishes available. Shown left in a customer home with polished interior and black granite fascia. The COMPACT is designed as a complete package to allow easy installation and can be used with any chimney or flue system.

More Info ---> COMPACT

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SPIRIT Budget Range
BESPOKE GAS FIRE Spirit Fire Ribbon Range

We have created a range of budget Fire Ribbon gas fireplaces available with a set number of option but require limited installation. This allows us to mass produce the fires for stock and shipping around Europe.

The range includes fires from 520mm wide to 1500mm wide.

View More Details of the Spirit Fire Ribbon Range.

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Bespoke Fireplace Design

We design and manufacture bespoke fireplaces here in the UK. There are many different styl;es of gas ribbon burner available. These can be supplied as a complete fireplace package or as a burner unit and canopy to be used in a fireplace designed by others. To discuss your requirements please call 01325-301020 or fill in our online contact form


We have created a wide range of bespoke fireplaces for homes, bars, restaurants, hotels and public houses. We have access to over 50 different CE approved gas burners and we manufacture our own products here in the UK. Our designers can incorporate these gas burners into a very wide range of fireplace designs. Lots of examples are shown on our Projects List. If you would like to discuss bespoke fireplaces call 01325-301020 or email us.

Shown left: 2.4m Wide Ribbon Gas Fire in Limestone installed in Mayfair apartment in central London. This fireplace was designed entirely from Portuguese Limestone using our ribbon gas burner and added a very unique feature to this £15m home.

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FIREVAULT® : Winner of Store Design of the Year (2001) by Retail Interiors : Our contemporary retail fireplace showroom in the North of the UK has many ribbon fires on live display, you can also discuss your requirements in depth with our sales consultants. For details of the location and directions visit the fireplace showroom page.
We are a UK manufacturing Company with a wide range of heating products available for both domestic and commercial properties, with and without a chimney. We have solutions for Gas, Electric, Bio-ethanol and Wood Burning. Our unique range of products is available to purchase direct from the factory for shipping Worldwide. We also have a network of Installers across the UK who can install our fireplaces. Direct from the factory we have both Retail Sales and Trade Sales. To place an order or to discuss setting up a Trade account call sales on 01325-301020, Monday to Saturday, 9am to 6pm. Included in our range is the only open flame flueless gas fire available within Europe, CE approved, winner or Interbuild Energy Efficiency Award and Homes and Gardens Design Award.


Fireplace Showroom
Unit 4, Beaumont Square
Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham
DL5 6XN, United Kingdom
Monday to Saturday
01325 301020

Spirit Fires Ltd, Unit 4 Beaumont Square, Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham, DL5 6XN owns the CVO Fire, Spirit, FireVault and EasyFire brands (Registered in the UK, 06115228)