pile of firewood air drying outside

How Long Does Wood Take to Dry?

Having a good stock of dry wood is important if you rely on wood-burning heat. But it can take a while to create if you’re working with fresh timber. Find out how long wood takes to dry and how to expedite the process in this helpful guide.

lava rock vs fire glass

Lava Rock vs Fire Glass – Which Is Better For a Fire Pit?

Choosing between lava rock vs fire glass for your new firepit is about more than looks. These two materials function differently in the fire and come with different considerations. Find out which is best for your needs, right here.

burning fire pit with fire glass and lava rock

What is Fire Glass or Fire Pit Glass Rocks?

Fire glass is an excellent alternative if you don’t want to inhale burning wood smoke or clean ashes. But what exactly is fire glass? Is it better than firewood? Find out in this article.

lit fire pit in the back yard

How to Start a Fire In a Fire Pit

Enjoy the warmth of your backyard and campsite fire pit without wasting time by learning how to start a fire that lights quickly in a fire pit. We’ll also teach you the best types of wood to use and some safety measures in this article.

man starting a fire

17 Easy Ways to Make a Homemade Fire Starter

These ingenious homemade fire starters are non-toxic and require simple household items like wax, egg carton, and dry lint. Plus, they are super lightweight to carry for your next outdoor adventure. Find out all the ways to make a DIY fire starter here.

how to put out a charcoal grill

How To Put Out a Charcoal Grill – With or Without a Lid

Learning to put out a charcoal grill properly can give you peace of mind knowing that you won’t start a fire in your backyard. Plus, it’s not as complicated as you think it is; all you need is to starve the coals of oxygen. Find out more in our guide.