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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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   Feb 25

Make Good use of Unwanted Junk Mail

We’ve all experienced it. You go downstairs for breakfast and pick up the morning post, only to be confronted by a heap of leaflets, flyers, takeaway menus and all sorts of other circulars. Junk mail, or direct marketing as those in the industry refer to it, can be a nuisance. It doesn’t just arrive in [...]

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   Feb 08

Two Must-have Products for Wood Burning Stoves

If you have a wood burning stove or open fire there are two products that can realy help save you money and provide heating for your home without you having to spend money on fuel. Both Log Makers and log stores are must-have items for anybody with a wood burning stove or open fire because [...]

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   Jan 23

Some Surprising Things you can put in a Log Maker

If you have already bought one or are looking to buy a Logmaker, you may think that you can only use newspaper and waste paper to make your logs. However, all sorts of things can go into a Logmaker and be turned into burnable fuel for the fire. Here are some of the more surprising [...]

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   Jan 09

Looking after a Log Burning Fireplace

  Logmakers are the perfect accessory for people with an open fire because they enable you to turn recyclable materials such as old newspapers into slow burning fuel that provides free heat. However, just as important in providing a fire with enough fuel, ensuring it is properly maintained is also essential. After all, installing and [...]

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   Jan 02

What to Burn in your Logmaker

Logmakers are a great way to recycle waste and provide free home heating. Making your own logs out of household waste and other materials is easy to do too. Logmakers come will full instructions and it doesn’t take long to get the hang of compacting all the materials into burnable logs that can be thrown [...]

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   Dec 27

The Cost of Paper Waste

Paper and paper-based products such as cardboard, are one of the most relied upon materials, even in today’s digital age. Everyday, letters, envelopes, newspapers and takeaway menus arrive though most people’s letterboxes, and paper still plays a key role as packaging material for many of the products we buy. At this time of year, even [...]

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   Dec 19

Logmakers – a Christmas Gift that keeps on Giving

If you know somebody with a wood burning stove or open fire, the Logmaker can make the ideal Christmas gift. A Logmaker is simple, easy to use, and not very expensive, but best of all it is an eco friendly gift that keeps on giving. With a Logmaker, people with wood burning stoves or open [...]

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   Nov 23

Choosing your Wood Burning Stove or Fireplace

Wood burning is becoming extremely popular with people wanting to save money on home heating costs and be more thoughtful towards the environment. With eco gadgets such as the Logmaker, that can turn waste paper into compact logs that can be burned on the fire, wood burning stoves make more sense than ever. However, buying [...]

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   Nov 08

Open Fires: Reducing Smoke and Maximising Heat

Having an open fire or wood burning stove can provide an efficient and cheaper alternative for heating a home compared to gas or electric central heating. However, some people are put off using an open fire because of the smoke produced and the need to continuously keep placing fuel on the fire. However, by using [...]

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