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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 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 16

The Best Wood for an Open Fire or Wood-Burning Stove

As effective as Logmakers are for providing free fuel for a wood burning stove or open fire, and reducing recycled waste, most people will still require regular wooden fuel to burn to complement their Logmaker. However, not all wood burns the same way, and to maximise the efficiency of your wood burning stove or fire, [...]

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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 12

How to Deal with Garden Waste

At this time of year, many of us have huge amount of garden waste. With leaves now falling from the trees, keeping the garden clear can be a challenge. Of course, many local authorities now come round and collect our garden waste and take it for recycling. However, this is not always as eco friendly [...]

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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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