building a fire

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How to Build the Perfect Fireplace Fire

You think that you have started the perfect fire. After a few minutes, you turn around and realize that your roaring fire has flamed or smoldered out. So frustrating.  Since each wood burner has their own secret method for building the perfect fire, that will take right off and burn »

How to Build the Perfect Fire In Your Fireplace or Wood Stove

Video Highlights: 0:25 Make sure good firewood is being used 0:33 Have the proper materials ready 0:43 Building a top down/log cabin fire method 1:00 Concept of the Log Cabin Method 1:14 Layering for a Log Cabin fire You think that you have started »