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   Apr 06

Environmental Benefits of a Log Maker

Some people think that by burning paper logs made in a Log Maker in an open fire or wood burning stove it is not very kind to the environment. After all, they say, burning paper creates smoke. However, while this is true, the amount of emissions put out by burning paper logs is much, much [...]

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   Apr 03

FAQs about Wool Bedding

Wool duvets, pillows and even mattresses are having a surge in popularity recently. This is because more and more people are realising the advantages and benefits of going back to natural materials such as wool compared to synthetics. However, not everybody is convinced of the value of wool bedding, or are confused as to what [...]

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   Mar 18

Wool Bedding is not just for the Winter

Wool is a wonderful material for bedding. Fewer things are as warm and cosy in the winter than a wool duvet. Being snug and warm in bed, while the wind howls outside and snow lies on the ground is a great feeling. However, that doesn’t means that wool bedding is only for winter. The summer [...]

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   Feb 02

The True Cost of Home Heating

Recycling paper and cardboard into burnable fuel in a Logmaker makes sense for anybody that has an open fire or wood burning stove to supplement their home heating. The cost of home heating is now quite staggering, with huge price rises in recent years seeing the cost of staying warm almost double in a little [...]

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   Jan 31

Looking after Wool Bedding

Wool has so many advantages more and more people are returning to this natural and eco friendly bedding. With the ability to keep you warm when it’s cold, keep you cool when it’s hot, and with anti-bacterial and hypoallergenic properties, wool bedding is perfect for adults and children. However, what puts some people off is [...]

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   Jan 14

The Uniqueness of Wool Fibres

Wool bedding, such as duvets, pillows and bed toppers are incredibly popular. People love the warmth, comfort and naturalness of wool, which is why the entire wool industry is having a renaissance. Wool has some remarkable properties, which is why humans have been using wool as bedding and for thousands of years. And the secret [...]

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   Dec 17

A Warm and Cosy Christmas Gift

While Christmas can be a magical time, it can also be pretty cold. At this time of the year, many of us want to stay warm and cosy, especially at night. So, what could be a better Christmas gift for somebody than buying wool bedding. A pure wool duvet, wool pillow, woollen bed topper, or [...]

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   Dec 14

Some Green and Eco Christmas Gift Ideas

Christmas is a time of giving, but Christmas is also a time of excess, which can put a strain on the environment. The extra energy used at Christmas and waste that ends up on landfill often means Christmas is one of the least environmentally friendly times of year. However, it doesn’t have to be like [...]

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   Nov 07

From Ewe to You: the wool process

Wool is one of the most comfortable, natural and warm fabrics used in clothing and bedding. Nothing provides as good a night’s sleep as a pure wool duvet or 100% wool pillow, and wool is perfect for keeping you warm in winter and cool in summer. Wool has been around for thousands of years. However, [...]

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   Oct 15

Dust Mite Prevention

Dust mites are one of the biggest causes for allergies in both adults and children. Potentially serious conditions such as asthma can also be caused, and aggravated by, dust mites. Dust mites are microscopic creatures that flourish in warm, dark places, and eat human skin cells. This means that one of the most likely places [...]

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