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Product Range

Zip™ have spent over 80 years developing the perfect formulations for lighting your fire, resulting in a comprehensive high performance and quality range of ignition offerings.

These include: solid and liquid firelighters and natural firelogs that will make lighting all your indoor or outdoor fires, quick and easy – without any fuss or need for newspaper and kindling.

“Give your fire some Zip!”

Block Firelighters

Block Firelighters

Zip™ High Performance Block Firelighters

Zip™ Block Firelighters are more powerful than other firelighters and are formulated to burn hotter for longer, using fewer cubes, meaning better value for money.

High Performance Original Firelighters

Zip™ High Performance Original Firelighters

Zip™ High Performance Block Firelighters were the first to contain unique energy granules which allow them to burn much hotter for longer. Formulated to light even the most difficult fuels such as hard, smokeless coal or damp wood. Each cube burns for up to 21 minutes, making them very powerful and enabling you to reliably light your fire first time, every time, leaving you more time to enjoy a warm cosy fire.

The Zip™ block firelighters are simple to use, just break off into small individual cubes and place 1 or 2 in your grate, more maybe required for hard to light fuels.

The Zip High Performance Block firelighters are also ideal for lighting your barbecues. Don’t worry, they will not taint the food, as by the time you come to cook, the firelighters will have burnt through and reliably lit your charcoal to ensure an authentic barbecue taste.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Fast lighting
 
Powerful
 
Long Burning

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor open fires
 
Wood burning or multi fuel stoves
 
Chimineas and Firepits
 
Bonfires
 
Barbecues
‘These are cracking firelighters, they get my fire going even if I have left my logs uncovered outside for a while … very efficient ’
MRS A. REYNOLDS

Preparation and Usage

Indoor / Outdoor Fires

  • Place 1 or 2 Zip™ firelighters on your coal, logs, briquettes or a thin layer of cinders. For hard to light fuels use more firelighters as required.
  • Using limited draught, light the Zip firelighter at one corner (Zip™ recommends long safety matches).
  • When the firelighters are well lit, carefully add more fuel taking care not to extinguish the flames.

Barbecues

  • Evenly distribute 2 or 3 Zip™ firelighters amongst your charcoal or briquettes.
  • Light the firelighters at one corner (Zip™ recommends long safety matches). When the firelighters are well lit, carefully add more fuel taking care not to extinguish the flames.
  • Allow coals to ash over evenly until glowing (20 mins) before cooking

Available in Pack Sizes

36 Cubes, 72 Cubes (Twin Pack), 40 Cubes, 48 Cubes, 60 Cubes. 

Safety Warning

Danger! Flammable Solid. Contains Kerosene (EC NO. 232-336-4).

Keep out of reach of children.

Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames, and other ignition sources.

No Smoking.

Do not breathe vapours.

If Swallowed: Immediately call a Poison Centre or doctor/physician. Do not induce vomiting. If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand.

Do not use firelighters on a warm grate. Do not light firelighters in your hand. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

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Energy+ Block Firelighters

Zip™ Energy+ Block Firelighters

Zip Energy + Block Firelighters are more powerful than other firelighters and are formulated to burn hotter for longer, using fewer cubes, meaning better value for money. Just 2 cubes are enough to light most fires, providing a hassle free solution to fire lighting when time is of the essence. Relax and enjoy the cosy warmth whilst Zip does the hard work.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Fast lighting
 
Powerful
 
Long Burning

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor open fires
 
Wood burning or multi fuel stoves
 
Chimineas and Firepits
 
Bonfires
 
Barbecues

Preparation and Usage

Indoor / Outdoor Fires

  • Place 1 or 2 Zip™ firelighters on your coal, logs, briquettes or a thin layer of cinders. For hard to light fuels use more firelighters as required.
  • Using limited draught, light the Zip firelighter at one corner (Zip™ recommends long safety matches).
  • When the firelighters are well lit, carefully add more fuel taking care not to extinguish the flames.

Barbecues

  • Evenly distribute 2 or 3 Zip™ firelighters amongst your charcoal or briquettes.
  • Light the firelighters at one corner (Zip™ recommends long safety matches). When the firelighters are well lit, carefully add more fuel taking care not to extinguish the flames.
  • Allow coals to ash over evenly until glowing (20 mins) before cooking.

Available Pack Sizes

30 Cubes, 48 Cubes, 60 Cubes, 72 Cubes, 96 Cubes

Safety Warning

Danger! Flammable Solid. Contains Kerosene (EC NO. 232-336-4).

Keep out of reach of children.

Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames, and other ignition sources.

No Smoking.

Do not breathe vapours.

If Swallowed: Immediately call a Poison Centre or doctor/physician. Do not induce vomiting. If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand.

Do not use firelighters on a warm grate. Do not light firelighters in your hand. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

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Wrapped Firelighters

Wrapped Firelighters

Zip™ High Performance Wrapped Firelighters

Zip’s market leading & highly effective kerosene firelighter, individually wrapped for easy and instant lighting.

High Performance Wrapped Firelighters

Zip™ High Performance Wrapped Firelighters

These highly effective, Zip™ Wrapped firelighters are formulated to light even the most difficult fuels. They are clean, odourless and burn for up to 18 minutes, providing a convenient and reliable method of instantly lighting a fire. Simply light the ignition wrapper and the cube will light first time.

This premium Zip™ firelighter takes all the hassle out of lighting the fire, meaning you have more time to relax and enjoy your fire.

The Zip™ Wrapped firelighters are also ideal for lighting your barbecues. Don’t worry they will not taint the food, as by the time you come to cook, the firelighters will have burnt through and reliably lit your fuel to ensure an authentic barbecue taste.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Long burning
 
Clean and convenient
 
Simply light the wrapper
 
Odourless
 
Easy to use and leaves no smell or mess

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor open fires
 
Wood burning or multi fuel stoves
 
Chimineas and Firepits
 
Bonfires
 
Barbecues
'Great product. I use them all year round, great for lighting the BBQ and fireplace.'
MRS. P. MAIN

Preparation and Usage

For Indoor / Outdoor Fires

Place 1 or 2 Zip™ wrapped firelighters on your coal, logs, briquettes or a thin layer of cinders. For hard to light fuels use more firelighters as required.

Using limited draught, light the Zip™ wrapper at one corner (Zip™ recommends long safety matches).

When the firelighters are well lit, carefully add more fuel taking care not to extinguish the flames.

For Barbecues

Evenly distribute 2 or 3 Zip™ wrapped firelighters amongst your charcoal or briquettes.

Light the Zip™ wrappers at one corner (Zip™ recommends long safety matches).

When the firelighters are well lit, carefully add more fuel taking care not to extinguish the flames.

Allow coals to ash over evenly until glowing (20 mins) before cooking.

Available in Pack Sizes

16 Cubes, 20 (16+4 Free) Cubes, 28 Cubes

Safety Warning

Danger! Flammable Solid. Contains Kerosene (EC NO. 232–336–4).

Keep out of reach of children.

Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames, and other ignition sources.

No Smoking.

Do not breathe vapours.

If Swallowed: Immediately call a Poison Centre or doctor/physician. Do not induce vomiting. If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand.

Do not use firelighters on a warm grate. Do not light firelighters in your hand. Avoid contact with skin and eyes.

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Firelogs

Firelogs

Zip™ High Performance Firelogs

Zip™ Firelogs are perfect for those times when instant ambience is needed yet time is of the essence. Create a warm and inviting fire in moments by simply lighting the wrapper!

Starterlog

Zip™ Starterlog

The Starterlog is convenient to use, mess and hassle free. This 100% natural Firelog burns for up to 90 minutes with no need for additional firelighters, paper or kindling. Simply light the wrapper and after 20 minutes add fuel for a warm cosy fire. Ideal for an instant and ambient fire at the end of a long day.

The Zip™ Firelog is made from Irish willow and 100% natural waxes. Zip Firelogs are perfect for those times when instant ambience is needed yet time is of the essence. Create a warm and inviting fire in moments by simply lighting the wrapper!

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Instant fire, simply light the wrapper
 
Replaces fuel, firelighter and kindling
 
Clean and convenient 
 
100% Natural, made out of natural willow and waxes
 
Burns up to 90 minutes

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor open fires
 
Chimineas and Firepits
 
Bonfires
'This Firelog is a great way of starting my fire – especially when I come home from work after a long day, it’s really easy to light and saves so much time.'
MRS J. DUKE

Preparation and Usage

  • Place the product in your grate
  • Do not remove from wrapper
  • Carefully extend middle seam and pull out end seams.
  • Add more fuel if required after 20 minutes

Available Pack Size

700g – sold as single logs

Safety Warning

  • Only use in fireplaces or appliances suitable for coal or wood fires.
  • Do not use on a hot grate, on barbecues or in wood burning stoves.
  • Do not move the firelog once lit.
  • It is not designed as a heating product.
  • Burn only one log at a time. In an emergency extinguish with a very wet rag or sand.
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Croí Na Tine Firelog

Zip™ Croí Na Tine Firelog

This is the ultimate, convenient and time saving Firelog. Just light the wrapper and sit back, relax and enjoy the warmth and ambience of a cosy fire instantly. The log replaces the need for newspapers, kindling firelighters or even fuel as it burns up to 2 hours.

The Croi Na Tine firelog is made using sustainably sourced Irish willow and produces a quick fire effect that gives a cosy ambiance when time is too limited to build a fire from scratch. The Croi Na Tine will give you an instant fire however if you are planning on staying in for more than two hours you can simply add more fuel as required.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Instant all in one fire, simply light the wrapper
 
Replaces fuel, firelighter and kindling
 
Burns up to 2 hours
 
Clean and convenient

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor open fires
 
Chimineas and Firepits
 
Bonfires

Preparation and Usage

  • Place the product in your grate.
  • Do not remove from wrapper.
  • Carefully extend middle seam and pull out end seams.
  • Light at arrows, sit back and enjoy.
  • Add more fuel if required after 20 minutes.

Available Pack Size

1Kg – sold as single logs

Safety Warning

  • Only use in fireplaces or appliances suitable for coal or wood fires.
  • Do not use on a hot grate, on barbecue or in wood burning stoves.
  • Do not move the Firelog once lit.
  • It is not designed as a heating product.
  • Burn only one log at a time.
  • In an emergency extinguish with a very wet rag or sand.
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Stove Log

Zip™ Stove Log

Not all firelogs can be used in wood stoves because the heat can cause the stove glass to crack through thermal shock. Zip™ have therefore developed a safer Stove Log, designed specifically for stoves.

The Zip™ 100% natural Stove Log is a quick and easy method of lighting your fire using one touch lighting. First of its kind, it has been created for use in all solid and multi-fuel stoves and offers a fast, mess free ambient fire in an instant. The log is made using a smokeless formulation of coppiced Irish Willow Wood and naturally derived wax.

Simply place it in the fire, pull the seams out and light either end. There is no need for newspapers, firelighters or kindling and the log is fuel as well. It will burn for up to 90 minutes, however, more fuel can be added to extend the life of your fire as required.

The Zip™ Natural Stove Log gives out a warm heat from your appliance and is really handy to have available when you want a fire with minimal effort.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Smokeless
 
Clean and convenient
 
Instant lighting
 
90 minute burn time
 
100% Natural
 
Clean

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Wood burning or multi fuel stoves
 
Closed fronted fireplaces / inserts
'Quick and easy. We love them at home for their simplicity and speed. Our stove has flames flickering within minutes.'
MISS K. WYATT

Preparation and Usage

  • Do not remove wrapper
  • Carefully extend middle seam and pull out end seams
  • Place the log in your stove with the horizontal seam at the top. Light ends at red arrows.
  • Wait 30 seconds with the door open so the flames can spread along the log before closing the door. Sit back and enjoy.

Available Pack Size

700g – sold as single logs

Safety Warning

  • Only burn one Zip™ Stove Log at a time.
  • Only use in stoves or appliances which are suitable for real solid fuel fires as recommended by the appliance manufacturer.
  • Ensure that your stove appliance is vented and the damper is open before use.
  • Do not poke or touch the stove log once lit.
  • Not suitable for hot grates, BBQ’s or firepits.
  • Do not use flammable liquids to ignite the Stove Log.
  • In an emergency extinguish with very wet rag or sand.
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Accessories

Accessories

Zip™ Premium Fire Maintenance Accessories

Zip’s range of ancillary products help you to keep your fireplace/chimney functioning and looking like new!

Black Grate & Barbecue Polish

Zip™ Black Grate and BBQ Polish

Zip™ Black Grate & Barbecue Polish is a great addition to the ignition range, offering the consumer a solution to their fireplace wear and tear. The specially developed Black Grate & Barbecue Polish is ideal for maintaining the appearance of wood burning stoves, steel/iron grate and barbecues. Zip™ Black Grate & Barbecue Polish is the perfect tool to keep your stove/grates/barbecue looking new.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Restores
 
Protects
 
Safe to use
 
Odourless

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor fireplaces
 
Barbecues
 
Closed appliances
 
Grates

Preparation and Usage

This product contains solvent, use sparingly. Ensure adequate ventilation. Leave 4-5 hours, or preferably overnight, before using your appliance. Shake tube well before use. Always hold tube upright with the cap at the top before opening. Replace the cap immediately after every use.

  1. Using the unscrew cap, push the point firmly into the nozzle of tube and twist.
  2. Always dispense the polish onto a soft cloth or brush and keep well away from clothing and furnishings as it will leave marks.
  3. Once the polish is on the cloth or brush apply evenly over the surface.
  4. For a shiny finish, buff with a brush or soft cloth.

Available Pack Size

1 Tube

Safety Warning

WARNING Harmful if swallowed. Contains Aliphatic Hydrocarbons (EC No. 265–150–3).

Causes skin irritation. Keep out of reach of children.

IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.

If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand.

IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.

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Soot Reducer

Zip™ Soot Reducer

Zip™ Soot Reducer, helps you keep your fireplace/chimney functioning properly. Zip™ specially developed Soot Reducer helps prevent the build-up of soot and creosote in the chimney, preventing fire risk. Zip™ Soot Reducer is a great addition to your firelighting ritual.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

 
Helps prevent chimney fires
 
Easy to use
 
Individual 10x6g sachets

IDEAL FOR USE IN

 
Indoor open fires

Preparation and Usage

  1. Place two unopened sachets of Zip Soot Reducer in a hot fire.
  2. Two sachets per week is the recommended treatment to prevent further heavy deposits.
  3. Please note: It is still advisable to have your chimney swept at least once per year.

Available Pack Size

10 Sachets

Safety Warning

Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye damage. Toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.

Contains Ammonium Chloride (EC No. 235-186-4). Copper (II) Chloride (EC No. 231–210–2).

If medical advice is needed, have product container or label to hand.

Keep out of reach of children.

Wash hands thoroughly after handling.

Avoid release to the environment.

IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER/doctor if you feel unwell.

IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.

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