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Helpful articles and advice on heating your home or garden using firewood and wood fuels.

Choosing the best firewood for your home

If you have a fireplace in your home, one of the questions that will often crop up is what kind of fuel you should use in it. There are of course many different types of fuel that you might want to consider using, and they each have their own advantages and disadvantages. But there are…

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Why you should buy Kiln Dried Wood

When it comes to choosing kiln dried wood over any other, there are a few reasons. The most important is the kiln drying process. Kilns use heat and pressure treatments to remove excess water from logs, removing the sap, leaving kilned firewood much less prone to insect infestation than untreated wood produces. In summary, kiln…

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Buying Firewood For The Winter and How To Store It

There’s nothing better than enjoying a warm, relaxing fire during the winter months. But if you want the experience to be the best that it can possibly be, you need to buy the right kind of wood. Burning so-called “green wood” fresh off the tree will result in a low quality fire that smokes a…

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Timports Heat Logs Pini Kay

Pini Kay Hardwood Heat Logs.These briquettes are very dense and long burning with a large heat output A great alternative to using coal, particularly considering the new upcoming fuel guidelines from Woodsure, HETAS and DEFRA Timports Heat Logs Pini Kay – Great Value

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Wood Burning Fuel – New Regulations

New Government Rules – Governments Clean Air Strategy Wet wood and coal will be phased out from February 2021. This doesn’t mean you cant use your wood burner or burn wood any more. Why I Hear You Ask? To help lower air pollution. So What Does This Mean? What the government wants us to do…

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Burning Beech Firewood In A Wood Burner

CUSTOMERS WOOD BURNER One of our customers tried our beech firewood for the first time. Checkout the results, many of our customers who have tried beech whether cooking on the BBQ or using the log burner has been pleasantly surprised. Why Not Try Timports Kiln Dried Logs

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Kiln Dried Beech Logs For Sale

Burning Firewood To ensure maximum heat from your firewood use kiln dried logs, with less moisture, no bugs or moss ensures a great fire. The heat output is much greater than a wet log. Wet logs produces smoke and is not efficient. There are several varieties wood for a great fire Ash, Oak, Beech, all have different…

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Moisture Content Of Logs

Why buy low moisture kiln dried hardwood logs? If you use logs high in moisture you’ll find that they either wont burn well or not burn at all!  Using this type of log could cause excessive smokiness, tar build up, discolored glass (if using a wood burning stove) and can even damage chimney flues and…

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Firewood For Cooking

Whether you have a wood fuel pizza oven, fire pit, wood fired ovens in a restaurant/grill, kiln dried wood is the best firewood for cooking. Cooking with firewood is very popular and at Timports we recognize that top quality firewood is required, we provide a bespoke service for supplying dry kiln dried logs, you may require…

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