Why Use Firewood?

Contrary to what many people believe, wood heating provides the cheapest form of domestic heating and also delivers the smallest greenhouse footprint.


Here are some great reasons to use firewood for your heating;

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When wood is harvested from sustainable foresty, it is a renewable and environmentally friendly source of energy

 

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Unlike fossil fuels, wood regenerates and can be sustained indefinately

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Wood heat delivers the lowest cost energy for home heating

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According to the CSIRO, wood heating has by far the lowest carbon footprint of any domestic heating because the energy source is regenerated through plantations and regrowth (Polglase et al, 2012)

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Local foresty and biomass fuel activities sustain the rural economy and create new opportunites for employment through production, servicing and fuel supply

A wood heater is a convenient, economical and attractive way to warm your home. At Smartburn we only support responsible wood heating operation practices. ..