We do a number of different type of cowls. They can be broken down into three categories.
Cowl that protect your chimney – Rain Cowls, Chimney Caps and Bird Guards
Cowls that prevent or help alleviate down draughts- Spinner Cowl, Junior Cowl, All Purpose Antidown Draught Chimney Cowl.
Cowls to reduce wind noise and down draught- Lobster Cowl, Dragon Cowl.
All the cowls listed above with the exception of the bird guard are available in Terracotta and Buff with the exception of the bird Guard.
We can fit any of the cowls listed if you live in the Dublin area, all chimneys must be accessible and no higher than two storeys..
Before ordering a cowl fitting please click here to check that your cowl will fit the pot and that your chimney is acccessible.
Rain Cowl- €95.00 (Price for supply and fit of one cowl, addtional cowls charged @ €35.00)
- Made from galvanised steel and powder coated terracotta.
- Includes stainless steel hose clip.
- Fits sizes 150mm - 200mm pots.
- Supplied fully assembled.
- Suitable for use with gas (multi-fuel option), normal coal and fully seasoned wood
Advantages of a Chimney Rain Cowl
It will protect your chimney and home from water intrusion and dampness around and down your chimney.
Birds cannot get through a chimney rain cowl, small birds may make it through a chimney bird guard.
All Purpose Anti Downdraught Cowl €120 (Price for supply and fit of one cowl, addtional cowls charged @ €60.00)
Highly effective in preventing downdraught
Made from 1.2mm Aluminum and Stainless Steel
Suitable for pot sizes up to 180mm-300mm
Tested to BS715: 1993 and against BSEN 1856
Height 140mm, Width 310mm
Twin wall adaptor plate available in 5", 6", 7" add €14.99 to the price above if you require an adaptor plate for your anti down draught chimney cowl.
Anti down draught cowls are designed to work when the chimney is in use (with a lighting fire), it helps increase updraught when the fire is lighting,it does nothing to reduce down draught, chimney wind noises or chimney breezes or draughts with out a ligting fire.
Chimney Capping Cowl-€85.00 (Price for supply and fit of one cowl, addtional cowls charged @ €25.00)
Used to cap off unused chimneys, once your chimney is capped your your fire fireplace can no longer be used.
Provides good ventilation which can be adjusted by raising or lowering the arms.
A universal fitting fits all 125mm (5") to 250mm (10") chimney pots.
By using a chimney cap, you are reducing the heat loss from your property, therefore saving you money on your heating bills.
By using a chimney cap, you are helping to protect your chimney against water/dampness ingression as a well protecting your chimney against birds annd other pests.
Spinning Chimney Cowl -€180.00 (Price for supply and fit of one cowl, addtional cowls charged @ €130.00)
Stops the wind penetrating the chimney which can cause smoke to escape from the fireplace or other appliance.
Has been tested for many years in the most varied of weather conditions & has proven to be successful in solving all downdraught problems, regardless of wind severity.
Suitable for use with oil, gas & solid fuels. Fits 7 inch (180mm) to 9 inch (230mm) circular chimney pots in ceramic, steel & prefabricated materials. Adapters are available for other sizes.
Brand - SHL Spinning Chimney Cowl.
Smart H Cowl - The most effective anti down draught chimney cowl - €210 (additional chimney cowls are charged @ €160.00).
Promote positive updraught;
Fits most conventional chimney pots;
Made from Corrosion proof Stainless Steel; Durable Construction; Quick and simple to install;
Prevents Rain ingress.
This cowl fits an 8" (200mm) clay chimney pot. It is not suitable for twin wall flues.
H Cowl - The most effective anti down draught chimney cowl - €190 (additional chimney cowls are charged @ €140.00).
- Promote positive updraught;
- Fits most conventional chimney pots;
- Made from Corrosion proof Stainless Steel; Durable Construction; Quick and simple to install;
- Prevents Rain ingress.
- This cowl fits an 8" (200mm) clay chimney pot. It is not suitable for twin wall flues.