wood heat





4/15/2015
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.
11/5/2014
Cam Mather tries out a battery-powered chainsaw at his off-grid homestead in Ontario.
6/17/2014
How having a rhythm and routine assists in accomplishing difficult tasks.
4/8/2014
Unforgettable Fire's Kimberly and Katydid wood stoves are heating solutions for any and all spaces.
3/31/2014
The best way to start a fire in your woodstove.
3/19/2014
The basics of using a woodstove to heat your home.
3/6/2014
Taking a bath in the winter takes a little more planning at our off-grid, no-plumbing home.
12/27/2013
A blog about the joys of wood heat that covers comfort, energy savings, ecology and history of the trees and sustainable harvesting
12/12/2013
With winter beginning, these homesteaders are starting winter off cozy in their cabin.
10/3/2013
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Associate Editor Thaddeus Christian discusses the best firewood for your wood-burning furnace so you can enjoy wood heat all winter.
2/23/2013
Heating with wood in a cast iron stove.
1/28/2013
Even after 15 years, Cam still loves heating his home with wood that he cuts himself.
10/30/2012
Find out whether a wood pellet stove is right for you, and discover the best stove to buy.
9/21/2012
Energy-efficient home comfort product makes central HVAC systems and auxiliary heating and cooling appliances more effective.
6/18/2012
Heat Recovery innovator produces a safe hot water heating system kit for wood stoves.
5/16/2012
How big a woodlot would I need to heat my home with wood for the entire winter?
4/24/2012
Cam describes the zen-like state he achieves while splitting firewood.
1/5/2012
Wood is our source of heat for the winter, as are sweaters and hats!
12/9/2011
Cam describes how the seasons progress through one messy task after another at Sunflower Farm.
11/18/2011
Steve explains how one practical guy invented a way to burn pellets efficiently without an expensive pellet stove
11/10/2011
Cam hates to see good scrap wood go to waste and so he cuts it into kindling and has even started selling it!
10/31/2011
Learn how to sharpen your chainsaw properly with a file and guide
10/10/2011
After only a few nights with a wood stove in the tipi, I've become happily addicted to warmth I have to work for.
7/5/2011
Elmira Stove Works offers distinctive, superior quality appliances with its innovative line of Fireview cookstoves.
4/25/2011
Cam loves growing his own heat!
3/24/2011
B&R Automation announces partnership to serve renewable energy industry in US and Canada.
1/28/2011
Steve Maxwell, Canada’s Handiest Man, provides tips on splitting firewood for home heating via woodstoves or fireplaces.
1/28/2011
Cam describes why his method of harvesting firewood from his woodlot is the most sustainable way.
12/29/2010
Providing the firewood to heat his home has become a pleasurable hobby for Cam Mather.
12/20/2010
Being in control of your own home heating.
10/28/2010
The EcoAire is designed to be installed in much the same fashion as a window air conditioner and just as easily.
10/27/2010
Traditional Appliances Make a Comeback
1/18/2010
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.
12/14/2007
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.

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