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If you need to create kindling for your campfire, wood stove, fireplace or pizza oven and you don’t want to risk injury by using an axe, the Kindling Cracker™ is just what you need. Built in Australia with an award-winning, patented design, it's the safer, faster and easier way to make the best kindling for your fire.

Firewood can harbor insects, from boring beetles to carpenter ants. You can minimize insect problems by collecting and storing your firewood properly.

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If you have a wood-burning fireplace, chances are you have firewood, right? Unfortunately, that also means you need place to store it! If you are like me, you want the firewood nearby so you don’t have to trek out to a cold shed through a snowy yard, but you don’t really want it inside. Firewood is dirty, it brings in some bugs and unless you live in a rustic mountain cabin, chances are it doesn’t do much for your style. But then if…

Nothing celebrates the colder weather like the distinct scent and sound of a crackling log in the fireplace. Here's how to stack firewood properly so that you are able to keep purchased logs dry and burnable.

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A roaring fire is the perfect thing to curl up in front of on a chilly day, but that means having firewood ready to go.

Emerald ash borer (EAB) and other damaging insects move far greater distance by human-assisted transport than the insects move on their own. One of the most common paths of movement is in firewood. Ten years ago, we never would have guessed that firewood would spread the most destructive non-native pest in the northeast forests, but here we are today with emerald ash borer in over 10 towns
The State of New Hampshire implemented a firewood quarantine in 2011 to prevent the arrival of…

In the wise words of notable Westerosi meteorologist Ned Stark, “Winter will be arriving soon.” If you’re planning to store firewood for the long haul, this graphic teaches you how to do it right.

Keep your firewood dry. Learn how to build a simple shelter using an upcycled fence panel, recycled pallets and corrugated roofing.

What type of firewood should you use? Here’s a quick primer on some of the most popular and available firewood types. Each wood species has its own set of burning characteristics, and there are a lot of choices out there.

Of all the many species available, which types of firewood are the best to use at home?

If you're a tree, wood borers are your worst nightmare. But while most of these burrowing pests attack dying trees, some invasive species are a lot more aggressive.

Most of us love the cozy warmth and sweet smells of a home fireplace or wood stove on cold winter days and evenings. But as we stack our winter supply of firewood nearby so that it’s convenient to bring inside over the winter months ahead, we would be wise to take three simple precautions to Read More

How do I Acquire a Firewood Cutting Permit for State Trust Lands? We provide limited opportunities for the public to cut firewood in approved areas on state trust lands when suitable downed wood is left at timber harvest sites. Purchasers of trust lands timber sales are using more and more of the branches left after trees are harvested, so please understand that there are fewer opportunities for personal firewood collection.

The National Firewood Association has newly published a primer on what type of moisture content is ideal for those who want to know the right type of fuel to burn! NFA’s blog post, released t…

Selling firewood in Roselle, both mixed and oak firewood year-round in Roselle, Illinois and throughout the suburbs of Chicago. AG VanGundy Landscape Materials, Inc. has provided landscape materials and firewood for Illinois residents for over 30 years.

Firewood Scout is a web-based map that will help you find firewood dealers near the location where you will be using firewood. The website offers information on invasive species of concern in California as well as a set of questions consumers can ask to help assure the wood being purchased is low-risk for insects and diseases
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Buy It Where You Burn It?
Moving firewood can spread invasive…

A man accused of kicking in the door of a Raleigh apartment was met by a man who bashed him in the face with a piece of firewood.