Shopping Cart

Call us on 0118 970 1717

UK Mainland Delivery on selected products

Wood Burning Stoves: Wet Wood Restrictions

It is essential for wood burning stoves to burn wood that has a moisture content of 8% or less. Damp or wet wood is bad for the environment as it produces more smoke and more harmful by-products, which pollute the air. Furthermore, damp wood can severly reduce the life span of your stove, will greatly […]

large 2693944946resized

How to choose the right firewood?

Different types of wood have different heat capacities and do not burn in the same way. Generally speaking, you should choose hard wood such as oak, beech, ash, hornbeam or fruit trees. They produce lovely flames and lots of embers, which glow for a long time. Drying Whatever wood you choose, it should be really […]

firewood

Firewood Poem

There are several traditional poems about firewood, giving advice on which are the best logs to burn on your fire or wood burning stove. Here is just one example from the Hampshire, Berkshire borders, enjoy: Beechwood fires are bright and clear If the logs are kept a year, Chestnut is only good they say, If […]

gbforclearing

Wood fuels around the world

A handful of countries across the globe produce a significant proportion of their electricity needs from wood or wood wastes. For example, Sweden produces just under 1,500 megawatts of electricity this way and Austria produces 747 megawatts. The Swedish figure represents circa 5 % of the nation’s total installed production capacity. In Finland, compacted pellets […]

UK Mainland Delivery

On selected products

Easy 14 Day Returns

14 days money back guarantee

Manufacturers Warranty

Offered on all products

Price Match Promise

Found it cheaper? Contact us