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Q. What size of bag and bulk volumes do the logs come in?
A.The options are:
Handy size net of kindling
Handy Size net of Softwood logs ( minimum order 10 nets)
Handy Size net of Hardwood logs ( minimum order 10 nets)
Bulk builders dumpy bag
Loose loads of logs
Dumpy Bags are another name for Builders bags See a Dumpy bag of logs
Q. How many logs are in a dumpy bag?
A. We don’t count the number of logs. We pack extra firewood sticks among the logs which can be used for kindling, so you get great value.
Q. Are the logs seasoned? Is it seasoned firewood?
A. The logs are seasoned before delivery to you – cut, split and air dried in an open shed and checked with a moisture meter prior to dispatch. We believe we provide the best logs for wood burning stoves.
Q. How is kiln dried firewood different from seasoned firewood?
A. Kiln dried firewood has usually been naturally seasoned over time to reduce the moisture, then it is further dried in a wood-fired kiln/ oven to reduce the moisture even more to 15% or less.
Q. When do you deliver?
A. We arrange delivery when you place your order with us, aiming to be as time specific as possible so you don’t waste your time waiting. We always endeavour to accommodate individual delivery requirements.
Q. Can we cut the logs in different sizes and lengths?
A. We are very aware of the multitude of stove designs and fireplaces from a small 6” opening to a contemporary / modern guillotine style stove up to a metre wide.
Standard logs are cut to 8″ in length.
If you require log lengths greater or smaller than this, please let us know well in advance, before the end of May, so that we can prepare them. You need to take delivery of the custom cut logs immediately and season them on your own premises for the recommended time. Some sizes require more work to produce, particularly smaller logs and there is an extra charge for this service. Please phone 07770 288 455 or Contact Us to discuss your needs.
Ideally we would like customers to start thinking about their wood fuel needs before winter starts so that you can plan your deliveries.
You can spread deliveries out over the winter to make sure you always have a supply of seasoned wood logs to suit your needs and storage facilities.
Please phone for advice or to discuss your needs with us.Phone 07770 288 455
Q. Where does the wood come from?
A. All of our wood comes from sustainable forests grown and harvested in Central Scotland in accordance with our ambition to produce top quality eco logs with a minimum environmental impact. Sustainability is an important aspect of our decision to source these particular wood fuels for your logs.
The forests we source from are managed in accordance with environmental certifications from The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) – an international system for certification of foresting that has the support of many environmental organisations (to ensure chain of custody).
The forests are also an important part of the ecosystem in which we all live. They bind carbon dioxide from the air and give off the oxygen essential to life.
Important facts about the FSC are that the fibres in the product – your logs – can be traced back through the production process and that they meet the demands set for FSC labelling at all stages.
Q. What Quantity of Logs should I order?
A. We deliver your logs by volume which is a fairer and more constant measure than weight. The weight of wood reduces as it dries out due to the seasoning process. Buying by volume ensures you and everyone else get the same amount of logs.
The amount that you buy can be influenced by your budget and by your storage space.
With the option to buy up to 10m3, we think there is a load size to suit most people. Remember that when stacked it takes up less space.
We also sell handy size nets of logs and kindling.
Q. Will the cost of firewood logs and wood fuel go up?
A. It is comparably more stable than fossil derived fuels at the moment!
Since starting in the supply of logs, we have seen the cost of the raw material increase. This rise is driven by supply and demand. As we move closer to sustainability targets set by the government in this country and elsewhere in the world, we can expect to see a rise in price in wood.
Remember than burning wood is carbon neutral, emitting the same amount of carbon that the tree absorbed when it was growing.
Q. I have an old fireplace I am thinking of opening up to burn logs. How do I know it is safe to use?
A. We recommend having your chimney swept and inspected by a professional chimney sweep who is qualified and registered, particularly if you have not used the chimney before, or if it has been used for a gas fire in the past.
Q. What areas do you deliver to?
A. We deliver firewood logs to most of central Scotland:
Lanarkshire – Glasgow and surrounding areas, East Kilbride, Edinburgh
FREE DELIVERY AREAS
Strathaven, Stonehouse, Glassford, Sandford, Larkhall, Quarter, Ashgill, Shawsburn, Netherburn, Tillietudlum, Draffan, Boghead, Blackwood, Kirkmuirhill, Auchenheath, Dalserf, Chapelton
A DELIVERY CHARGE APPLIES FOR OUR OTHER DELIVERY AREAS
CONTACT US FOR A QUOTE FOR DELIVERY TO THESE AREAS BELOW.
North Lanarkshire- Abronhill, Airdrie, Bonkle, Bargeddie, Bellshill, Bothwell, Calderbank, Cardowan, Caldercruix, Castle Cary, Cumbernauld, Chapelhall, Chryston, Cleland, Coatbridge, Condorrat, Croy, Greengairs, Kildrum, Kilsyth, Moodiesburn, Mossend, Motherwell, Muirhead, Newarthill, Newmains, Overtown, Rochsoles, Salsburgh, Shotts, Stepps, Uddingston, Wishaw
South Lanarkshire – Abington, Auldhouse, Biggar, Blantyre, Cleland, Carluke, Cambuslang, Carnwath, Carstairs, Cambuslang, Crawfordjohn, Dunsyre, Dolphinton, Douglas, Drumclog, Elvanfoot, Forth, Gartcosh, Leadhills, Muirhead, Symington, Uddingston.
Ayrshire - Darvel, Galston, Hurlford, Kilmarnock, Kilwinning, Newmilns, Prestwick, Priestland, Stewarton, Newmilns, Moscow, Muirkirk, Waterside, West Kilbride.
West Lothian – Armadale, Addiewell, Bathgate, Blackburn, Blackridge, Bridgend, Broxburn, Kirknewton, Linlithgow, Livingston, Oakbank, South Queensferry, Uphall, West Calder, Whitburn, A71
Midlothian – Edinburgh, Bonnyrigg, Crichton, Dalkeith, Gorebridge, Juniper Green, Loanhead, Penicuik, Rosewell, Roslin
Glasgow South – Balloch, Baillieston, Battlefield, Busby, Burnside, Cathcart, Castlemilk, Clarkston, Carmunnock, Croftfoot, Dalmarnock, Eaglesham, Easterhouse, East Kilbride, Giffnock, Govan, Govanhill, Jackton, Kings Park, Mount florida, Mount Vernon, Mansewood, Muirend, Nitshill, Netherlee, Newlands, Newton Mearns, Pollokshaws, Pollokshields, Queens Park, Rutherglen, Shawlands, Strathbungo, Thorntonhall, Tannochside Thornliebank, Waterfoot.
Glasgow North – Balmore, Bishopbriggs, Blanefield, Drymen, Kirkintilloch, Lenzie, Lennoxtown, Milton of Campsie, Strathblane, Torrance.
Glasgow West End – Anniesland, Botanic Gardens, Broomhill, Cleveden, Dowanhill, Hillhead, Hyndland, Kelvindale, Knightswood, Partick, Partickhill, Scotstoun, Whiteinch, Yoker.
Clyde Valley Rosebank, Kirkfieldbank, Lanark, Crossford,
Stirling Area – Banknock, Denny, Falkirk, Grangemouth, Slamannan.
Please call for a quote to deliver to your area. 07770 288 455
Wood Logs Delivery Areas Map
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Delivery rates – please Contact Us for a quote.
Some useful resources about stoves and chimneys
Stove Suppliers and Installers Lanarkshire
Wood Burning ( goes to Wikipedia website)
Forestry Commission Sustainable Timber Sources
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