Edinburgh is a smoke-controlled area. What does this mean and what can you burn within this area? Edinburgh’s smoke-controlled area The whole of Edinburgh lies within a smoke-controlled area. This means that smoke cannot be emitted from the chimney of any building. So what can you burn? The restriction on emitting smoke does not mean […]
We are pleased to announce that we have been voted Firewood Supplier of the Year in the Edinburgh 2020 Prestige Awards. The awards were based on the positive comments and reviews provided by our customers. Chris, Billy and I are delighted with this winning start to the year.
A few weeks ago our local chimney sweep came to sweep our chimney and since then our multi-fuel stove has been burning so much better. So why should you get your chimney swept, and how often and when should you get your chimney swept? Also did you know that burning dry, well-seasoned wood will keep […]
We are often asked which type of wood should I buy? Hardwood or softwood? At Edinburgh Wood Fuel we suggest that you use a mixture of firewood: Softwood, alongside kindling to get your fire going; and Hardwood once your fire is established to give you a steady burn. Softwood can also be used if you […]