BENEFITS OF BURNING WOOD
There is nothing more satisfying than watching flames lick and dance over logs, and feel the heat a fire provides.

BENEFITS OF BURNING WOOD

We have been burning wood for many years, probably not  long after we inhabited the earth. Since then a fire and  burning wood has almost become a hard-wired task us  humans naturally carry out. There is nothing more satisfying  than watching flames lick and dance over logs, and feel the  heat a fire provides.

This is one of the reasons why a wood  burning stove is such a popular addition to a home, and  always makes for a talking point, whether it is alit or not.

For wood to burn well, it needs to be seasoned correctly. It is  also important that you use the right wood on your wood  burning stove. We have created a separate article on the  different types of wood you can burn on a stove, listed in order of their burning suitability – read article.

If you don’t have logs to burn on your stove, or you simply don’t want to use logs, you can always burn wood briquettes, which are easier and more convenient to burn. The advantage of a wood burning stove is that there is always flexibility with what you can burn, whether it is a range of different woods, or wood briquettes.

Being Self Sufficient & Cost Aware

One major advantage of burning wood is that you don’t need to worry about power cuts, you are fully self sufficient. This is often a significant advantage if you live in a rural area, which may not have as a reliable power supply as more populated areas. You also know exactly how much you are spending when burning wood, you certainly won’t have any surprise fuel bills in the post after using a wood burning stove. If you run out of wood, you simply will have to buy some more. This approach helps you budget much more effectively too.

Wood is Greener

Burning wood helps conserve fossil fuels. Wood is essentially a waste material if it is just left to rot, and so with this in mind, and if you are using wood from sustainable forests you are being green and considering your environment too. Burning wood produces much lower carbon dioxide emissions than other alternative fuels.
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Each Fire is Unique
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When you light a wood burning stove or fire, you know each time it will be slightly different and look slightly different. It will burn differently, there will be different atmospheric pressures, a different chimney draft, and of course slight variations in the wood. All this makes for a unique experience, a unique fire. It is not simply a case of switching it on and feeling the heat. This is one key attraction towards burning wood, and we feel an attraction is most certainly a benefit!
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To request a free wood burning stove brochure online click here, you will be able to fill out your address details, and a member of our team will ensure a brochure of your choice is sent out.

 

 

 

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