How do I know what firewood to buy? From moisture heavy wood that builds excessive creosote in your chimney, to major shortchanging on quantity for cost, there are a lot of ways that a firewood purchase can go sour. Protect yourself, your wallet, and your home by arming yourself with these tips for purchasing wood. How […]
Types of Firewood
Types of Firewood – What types of firewood is there and what are the wood burning characteristics of each wood type?
The Best Firewood When asked to picture a lit fireplace or woodstove, one might imagine the gentle snapping and crackling of a kindled fire. The long lasting, radiant heat and gentle glow. Imagine the earthy smell, associated by so many with feelings of home and comfort. This idyllic imagery is what many seek when choosing to […]
Wood logs come in many species making the choosing of firewood a little overwhelming. There are over 23,000 different species of tree on this planet, but luckily for you, only a fraction of those are commonly used as firewood. Different woods burn differently, making your choice of wood logs really dependent on the type of […]