Kiln Dried Hardwood logs are the best solid fuel money can buy. This is because of these main advantages over standard firewood such as; they burn very hot and cleanly, they light easily, leave the glass of the stove clear for longer, produce less smoke, leave less ash, are neatly and tiddly stacked, uniform logs, and burn longer in stoves. We hand stack all our crates so that we can ensure each log is of a very high standard and we fit as many logs in as possible.
Types of Kiln Dried Hardwoods for sale
We sell three main types of hardwood Birch, Ash, Hornbeam and Oak. Each have their own unique burning characteristics the density is medium to high birch being medium density and oak being the very high.
Birch fire logs
Silver Birch makes for a great firewood, it lights up fast and gives an instant hot fire. Birch fire Logs produces good flames that are bright and vibrant. This gives your fire a warm feel to it. Birch looks great too, it has sliver bark that is charming stacked beside the fire for Christmas. Birch is the firewood of choice for Nordic countries.
Ash kiln dry logs
Ash is a very popular firewood in Ireland due to its excellent burning, Ash kiln dry logs are easily lit and burns for a good duration in both stoves and open fires. Hardwood Ash logs will not spark so are ideal for open fires.
Ash has been on the decline unfortunately throughout Europe. A disease dramatically affecting Ash trees is called Chalara fraxinea, or more commonly known as Ash die back. It is a fungal infection that slowly kills the Ash tree. It is important to buy kiln dried Ash so that all this has been destroyed on the firewood. Our kiln dried Hardwood logs are supper heated up to 100 degrees that boils the water out of them, it also kills off insects and other pathogens contained in wood.
Hornbeam dry kilned logs
Hornbeam is an excellent firewood and our personal favorite here on Dublin logs. When we produce our dry kiln logs, using hornbeam we end up with the best quality firewood for sale here in Dublin. Hornbeam is a very dense timber and therefore lasts longer than other softer woods such as Ash and Birch. Hornbeam also gives out great heat in many ways its similar to Beech by the look of the tree but also how it burns. Comparing it to beech it’s a slightly smaller tree on average and to an untrained eye, the leaves would look similar. When it comes to burning on average it will burn a little longer and hotter as it’s denser. As all our logs are Dry kilned logs, they will light up easily and burn cleanly in stoves, ranges, pizza ovens, chimineas, and also in open fires, they won’t spark when burning. When choosing which Hardwood logs for sale on the internet we recommend trying our hornbeam hardwood logs.
Oak dried kiln logs
Oak is one of the hardest Firewood’s money can buy. This results in extremely long burning when used in stoves. Oak dried kiln logs gives very high heat with a slow small gentle flame. This is because of Oak firewood’s density. When starting the fire it is best to use a bit more kindling to get it up to temperature quickly.
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