What is the best fire wood?

Answer On One Hand: Hardwood Burns HotHardwoods produce more BTUs, the basic measure of thermal energy. Therefore, hardwoods are good for building fires that are geared toward providing heat or will be us... Read More »

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What is the best way to start a fire in a fire place with real wood?

1. shred newspaper into strips, crumple it and make a medium pile, this must be enough paper to keep burning to get all of the small wood started. It needs at least enough starter material to last ... Read More »

How do I fire ceramics in a wood fire?

Firing CeramicsFire ceramics in a wood-burning kiln, or even set them directly on an open fire. The tricky part of firing ceramics with wood is generating a consistent high level of heat and mainta... Read More »

How hot is wood on fire?

Wood begins burning at 575 degrees Fahrenheit (301 degrees Celsius) and can reach temperatures as high as 1,100 degrees Fahrenheit (593 degrees Celsius). At these temperatures, the chemical propert... Read More »

How to Start a Fire With Wet Wood?

Anyone who has spent time in the outdoors camping or hiking has likely been faced with the reality of wet wood when it came time to start a fire. Starting a fire with wet or damp wood can be challe... Read More »