How big a woodlot would I need to heat my home with wood for the entire winter?
Find out whether a wood pellet stove is right for you, and discover the best stove to buy.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Associate Editor Thaddeus Christian discusses the best firewood for your wood-burning furnace so you can enjoy wood heat all winter.
Heating with wood in a cast iron stove.
Cam loves growing his own heat!
Cam hates to see good scrap wood go to waste and so he cuts it into kindling and has even started selling it!
Do you have a woodstove or pellet stove at home? We’d like to hear more about your experiences with woodstoves and any tips you may have for heating with wood.
How having a rhythm and routine assists in accomplishing difficult tasks.
Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, provides tips on splitting firewood for home heating via woodstoves or fireplaces.
When it's cold outside, who doesn't love a cozy fireplace or woodstove? Wood heat is a comfortable way to warm your home, and there are many reasons it's a practical choice, too.
Even after 15 years, Cam still loves heating his home with wood that he cuts himself.
The basics of using a woodstove to heat your home.
Traditional Appliances Make a Comeback
B&R Automation announces partnership to serve renewable energy industry in US and Canada.
Elmira Stove Works offers distinctive, superior quality appliances with its innovative line of Fireview cookstoves.
Learn how to sharpen your chainsaw properly with a file and guide
The best way to start a fire in your woodstove.
Cam describes the zen-like state he achieves while splitting firewood.
Steve explains how one practical guy invented a way to burn pellets efficiently without an expensive pellet stove
Being in control of your own home heating.
Providing the firewood to heat his home has become a pleasurable hobby for Cam Mather.
Cam describes how the seasons progress through one messy task after another at Sunflower Farm.
Energy-efficient home comfort product makes central HVAC systems and auxiliary heating and cooling appliances more effective.
Unforgettable Fire's Kimberly and Katydid wood stoves are heating solutions for any and all spaces.
A blog about the joys of wood heat that covers comfort, energy savings, ecology and history of the trees and sustainable harvesting
Cam Mather tries out a battery-powered chainsaw at his off-grid homestead in Ontario.
After only a few nights with a wood stove in the tipi, I've become happily addicted to warmth I have to work for.
Cam describes why his method of harvesting firewood from his woodlot is the most sustainable way.
With winter beginning, these homesteaders are starting winter off cozy in their cabin.
The EcoAire is designed to be installed in much the same fashion as a window air conditioner and just as easily.
Taking a bath in the winter takes a little more planning at our off-grid, no-plumbing home.
Heat Recovery innovator produces a safe hot water heating system kit for wood stoves.
Wood is our source of heat for the winter, as are sweaters and hats!
Those who garden know that weeding is often essential to growing good vegetables or fruits. In a forest, sunlight too is a limiting factor. By knowing which tree to cut and which to leave, forest health can be improved. Cutting for firewood can serve as an incentive to "weed" on the ultra-perennial scale.