Frequently Asked Questions about Firewood

Many homeowners consider adding a wood burning appliance as their main heating source. Heating with wood is a personal preference. Choosing to heat with wood is a lifestyle choice. It takes a lot of work to prepare firewood for the burning season. You need to learn how to maintain a wood burning appliance properly. You…

Ensure Your Firewood Is Properly Dried With The Hearth Country Moisture Meter

Wet or green wood should never be burned in any wood stove, regardless of design. Wood heating enthusiasts know that wood should be dried to between 15% to 20% moisture before burning. While there are trusted ways to determine if your firewood is properly seasoned like checking for checking or banging two pieces together and…