Landlord Law Solid fuel

4. Property management
4.3. Tenancy management
4.6 Services Solid fuel
You must ensure the safety of solid fuel heating installations and carry out appropriate routine maintenance.

You should maintain a record of servicing and work carried out.

Don’t forget the chimneys!  Note that sweeping the chimneys was something Lord Denning considered to be part of acting in a ‘tenant like manner’ in the leading case of Warren v. Keen.  However the chimneys should also be swept before the tenants move in.