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Fire Cement

2.9915.95 (Inc. VAT)

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Fire Cement For Stoves

Key features:

  • Ready to use
  • Excellent bonding properties
  • Putty like consistency

Product Description

Our Fire Cement is a ready mixed, ready to use, putty-like material rated to 1250°C. Excellent bonding properties with bricks, concrete and metal. For patching and repairing fire bricks, fireplaces, solid fuel ovens, range cookers and central heating systems.

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Fire cement, also known as refractory cement or heat-resistant cement, is a specialised type of cement designed to withstand high temperatures and provide excellent adhesion in environments where ordinary cement would fail. It plays a crucial role in various applications involving heat, such as repairing fireplaces, sealing stove joints, and constructing furnaces.

Properties of Fire Cement

Fire cement is formulated to endure extreme temperatures, often ranging from 1,200°C to 1,500°C (2,192°F to 2,732°F) or even higher, depending on the specific product. Its unique composition grants it exceptional heat resistance and thermal stability. Key properties of fire cement include:

  1. Heat Resistance: The primary characteristic of this is its resistance to high temperatures, making it suitable for applications involving direct exposure to flames, such as fireplaces and stoves.
  2. Adhesion and Sealing: It possesses excellent bonding properties, allowing it to adhere to various surfaces and create a strong seal. This makes it an ideal choice for sealing joints in stoves and flue systems.
  3. Low Thermal Conductivity: It has low thermal conductivity, meaning it does not conduct heat easily. This property helps in preventing heat transfer to surrounding materials.
  4. Chemical Resistance: It can withstand chemical reactions and acidic environments, making it suitable for applications where exposure to harsh chemicals is possible.


Fire cement finds applications in a range of industries and domestic settings, where heat resistance and durability are crucial. Some common uses include:

  1. Fireplace Repair and Construction: This is widely used to repair and construct fireplaces, chimney linings, and hearths. Its ability to withstand intense heat ensures safe operation and prevents damage caused by heat stress.
  2. Stove Sealing: It is employed to seal joints and connections in wood-burning stoves, pellet stoves, and other heating appliances. Proper sealing prevents the leakage of harmful gases and maximizes energy efficiency.
  3. Furnace and Kiln Construction: Industries that involve high-temperature processes, such as metallurgy and ceramics, rely on it to build furnaces, kilns, and other heat-intensive equipment.
  4. Flue System Repairs: It is used to seal gaps and joints in flue systems, which carry exhaust gases from heating appliances to the outside. This prevents leaks and ensures efficient ventilation.
  5. Outdoor Applications: It can be used for outdoor projects like constructing brick barbecues, pizza ovens, and fire pits, where exposure to high temperatures is common.

Using Fire Cement: Guidelines

Using this effectively requires attention to detail and proper technique. Here are some guidelines to consider:

  1. Surface Preparation: Before applying fire cement, ensure that the surfaces are clean, dry, and free from debris, dust, and grease. This will promote optimal adhesion.
  2. Mixing: Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for mixing fire cement if it comes in a powder form. Ensure a consistent, smooth mixture without lumps.
  3. Application: Use a trowel or suitable tool to apply the fire cement. Press it into joints and gaps, creating a solid seal. Make sure to wear protective gloves and eye protection during application.
  4. Curing Time: Allow the fire cement to cure according to the manufacturer’s recommendations. Curing times can vary but generally involve keeping the cement dry and avoiding exposure to extreme temperatures during this period.
  5. Safety Precautions: When working with fire cement, ensure proper ventilation and use appropriate safety gear. Keep in mind that certain fire cements may emit fumes during curing, so adequate ventilation is essential.

Fire cement is a versatile and indispensable material for applications that involve exposure to high temperatures. Its exceptional heat resistance, adhesion properties, and thermal stability make it an ideal choice for repairs, constructions, and seals in various settings. By understanding its properties and following proper usage guidelines, individuals can harness the benefits of fire cement to enhance safety and durability in heat-intensive environments.

Precautionary Statement

  • P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
  • P302+P352: IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of water.
  • P305+P351+P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
  • P314: Get medical advice/attention if you feel unwell.


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  • Orders of €150 inc VAT or over will get free delivery nationwide. (Please see notes below for exceptions)
  • All orders under €150 inc VAT incur a standard delivery charge of €10 including VAT
  • (Please see below for exceptions)
  • We deliver to anywhere in Ireland.

Bulky items:

Bulky items may incur delivery surcharges (see below) as extra courier costs unfortunately are often unavoidable. If the order is over €150 only the bulk delivery charge will apply. The final delivery charge for bulky products will be calculated when all items have been added to the shopping cart.
All efforts are made to indicate where products are subject to delivery surcharges.

Special Order items:

We are in regular contact with our suppliers and we try our best to make sure that all “special order items” on our webstore are available from our suppliers within the timeframe advertised. If, for some reason our supplier is out of stock and you have ordered the product we will let you know immediately and give you the option to either wait until it’s back in, upgrade to a better model at little or no extra cost or receive a full refund. See more info on Special Order products here.


All nationwide deliveries will be delivered within 2-3 working days.

(Local deliveries within 1-2 working days.)

Special order items may take longer to deliver but this will be indicated on the product information page. You can see more info on Special Order products here.

Working days are Monday through Friday excluding public holidays. Orders placed on Saturday/Sunday will be deemed as being placed on the following Monday.

Some items may take longer to ship. If this is the case, we will notify you by phone/email of this delay.

If your delivery is urgent please contact us by phone or email and we will do our best to expedite it.

Please indicate on your order any specific delivery instructions.

Bulky goods:

Bulky goods will be delivered on pallets and will be unloaded by the courier. All bulky goods are delivered kerbside. Unfortunately, the delivery company will not convey the goods into premises for storage unless agreed in advance. Access to the delivery location must be suitable for a truck and failure to provide suitable level ground for operating pallet truck may result in refusal to deliver by the courier. Please note delivery operators will apply safe procedures in relation to ongoing Public Health considerations..

Exceptional Goods:

Some building materials are extremely bulky and not practical to deliver outside Co. Sligo e.g. concrete blocks, tonne bags of sand or gravel or some lengths of timber. We have highlighted where this is the case in bold red writing. If you do order these products we will contact you to see if you want to pay an additional delivery charge or if you wish to cancel the order. Please do not take offence to this as some bulky goods may cost much more to deliver than the value of the goods. We are based in Sligo so can offer a local delivery service in this area using our own vehicles.

If there is a forklift or teleporter available onsite, we would appreciate if you could tell us in advance by filling out the special delivery notes when completing the order.

The Seller or the courier company will not be held responsible for any damage to goods or persons caused by the goods being unloaded by the buyer.

**Please contact us in advance of ordering if unsure of the above**

Damaged goods:

Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to straight away. If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.

Once the goods are signed for it will be deemed that goods were in good state when delivered.


Delivery shall be within a time period agreed between the Buyer and Seller and the Seller shall use its best endeavours to ensure that delivery takes place within the period agreed. Failure by the Seller to deliver the Goods within the agreed time period shall not amount to a breach of this contract by the Seller and the Buyer shall not be entitled to damages or other compensation or to cancel this contact by reason of such failure.

The Seller reserves the right to deliver in instalments. Each part delivery shall be deemed to constitute a separate contract, the fulfilment or non-fulfilment of which shall not affect any other part of the contract or the contract as a whole. Where any order involves more than one delivery and default is made on payment on the due date (either under this contract or any other contract made between the Seller and the Buyer) the Seller shall have the right to suspend all further deliveries until payment is made or to terminate the contract without prejudice to any existing claim.

The Seller shall not be liable to the Buyer for any loss or damage which may be suffered by the Buyer as a direct or indirect result of the supply of the Goods by the Seller being prevented, hindered or delayed by reason of any circumstances whatsoever which are outside the control of the Seller. Once delivery has been accepted the Buyer shall not be entitled to withhold or postpone payment of all or any portion of the price agreed, therefore.

1. Where goods are damaged on delivery the Buyer has the right to refuse delivery. Damaged goods should be photographed on delivery and photos emailed to If goods are damaged on delivery, we will replace the goods in as timely a manner as possible at no extra cost.

2.  If goods are signed for and later found to be faulty/damaged, notice must be given in writing within 24 hours and photos will be required to be emailed to

3. All faulty/damaged goods issues will be dealt with on a case by case basis and best endeavours will be made to rectify within a timely manner. Manufacturers’ warranties will apply in certain cases.

4. Any returned items which are not faulty or damaged will incur full carriage costs which must be paid for by the customer.  Notice of intention to return unwanted goods must be given within 14 days of receiving goods. Returned goods must be in original packaging and in original condition before refunds can be given.

5. All returned goods to be sent to Patrick Rogers Ltd., O’Connell St., Ballymote, Co. Sligo

Note regarding Oil Boilers and Boiler stoves:

Please ensure you check with us first or consult a qualified professional before ordering your oil boiler or boiler stove to ensure you order the correct one for your home. If the product needs to be returned a restocking fee may apply.

Returns of Special Order Items

All “special order items” are subject to the same product returns policy as stocked items. However, items which are returned that are not faulty or damaged on delivery will be subject to a 10% restocking fee.

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