Splitting Kindling

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Its fun revving up the saw and felling a tree.  Its relaxing to rhythmically swing a maul.  Its delightful to hear the wood crack and pop as it splits.  The neatly stacked rows of seasoning wood are a proud accomplishment. Kindling is the one wood heat chore no one seems to like.  Its time consuming. … Read more

Drolet HT-2000 Update

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 Since I’ve used this stove a few times, I just wanted to show how you could load the wood in a North-South orientation.  This wasn’t even full but it still burned all night and kept the house warm. Lighting the stove has been very easy with a little kindling on top of the wood.  It … Read more