Are Biobricks Better Than Wood?

Wood Heat Thread ~ post pics | Page 8

Sep 02, 2012 · Wood Heat Thread ~ post pics. ... Nothing better to cut than old dry cedar Not surprised it didn't eat up the battery ... I have never heard of those BIOBricks ...

Firewood Heat Value Vs BioBricks

It just sounds better from a marketing stand point to say one pallet of BioBricks delivers the same amount of heat as cordwood with 21% moisture content rather than a pallet of BioBricks delivers 94% of the heat of properly seasoned cordwood. But what

Eco Bricks® The wood burning brick®

ECO Bricks® are made mostly of hard woods. They burn hotter (from 9,000 to 14,000 BTU's per brick depending on the species of hardwood), longer, and with less smoke than cord wood. Plus ECO Bricks® emit fewer particles

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Anyone use biobricks?

I got a good deal on a ton of them so i got them. While burning them during the day is super easy, still learning how to keep an overnight burn going. Coming down to the stove this morning it wasn't that hot (still had some embers so it was easy to restart) but just

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Any experience with "BioBricks, Envi-Blocks or SmartLogs

2009/01/11 · I don't use fake logs, but for future reference, when you're looking at wood, you should see significant checking on the ends of the pieces to indicate they are seasoned. Look on the bright side though, you'll have a good

heating - Can I season firewood over the woodstove?

Alternate sources of dry wood such as hardwood pallets or better yet biobricks should be found, this wood isn't going to burn without help. If you bought this wood, half of your money will be wasted in burning the water out. Expensivesteam. If you have money, biobricks or an electric heater is actually cheaper.


I have used BioBricks for many years and love the cleanliness, convenience, lack of bugs, bark and bite$. I buy them by the pallet and they are a true value. They burn all night long, and are easy to start. They create much less ash (than wood) that I use in my

Chimney Cleaning, BioBricks and a Nice Video

I burned a few BioBricks last night and I have to say, they burn rather well. I can’t say they did any better or worse than regular wood because I truly didn’t notice any difference. I also didn’t notice any difference in the length of time these bricks burned for.

Bio-Bricks wood brick fuel - Forno Bravo Forum: The Wood

2009/02/10 · Re: Bio-Bricks wood brick fuel I don't think they're practical in the wfo due to the high cost. BBQ folks use them for smoke in their smokers as addition to burning wood. Cherry seems to be a very popular flavor.

Wood, Pellets or Bricks? - Heating Options For a Log Home

Marketed under several names, including BioBricks and BTU Bricks, they burn more cleanly than cut wood and thus will produce less ash. Most manufacturers claim a one-to-one comparable BTU production between a pallet of bricks and a cord of hardwood. ...

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BioPellet, LLC - Testimonials from happy BioBricks customers

I find BioBricks to be superior to cordwood in many ways. Beyond the environmental, storage and practical advantages (which are huge), BioBricks provide a better, more consistent and predictable burn compared to cordwood. I have much better control over my stove's temperature now, and it stays consistent for hours on end.

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Can I go wrong with a Jotul? ... I like the door fit on the Oslo better than the 600. I cut my wood to 22 inches. I bet I haven't burned 20 gallons of oil this winter.

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The chemical resistance of semi-crystalline polymers is generally better than that of amorphous polymers. ... For wood coatings typical household chemicals, like coffee, mustard, red wine or ballpen ink, are applied and tested at room temperature (Figure 3.28). ...

Betting on Biobricks

2020/4/3 · Better For the Wallet and the Planet RUF briquettes are designed to improve the efficiency of a wood stove. "It changes the way a wood stove burns," Engel says. The briquettes make wood stoves more efficient because they burn longer, cleaner and more

Bio Bricks | Hand Fired Coal Stoves & Furnaces Using

2008/10/17 · Bio-bricks ARE wood, therefore about 8000 BTU per pound. Any cord of respectable firewood (oak, maple, beech, ash, etc.), dry, is going to weigh significantly more than a ton and also have 8000 BTU per pound. The ratio is

Wood Bricks: The Hotter, Cleaner Alternative to Cord Wood

Wood bricks burn at about 7800 BTU/lb – much more efficient than air dried cord wood which typically burns at 6500 BTU/lb. Also, the bricks are dried to less than 10% moisture before they are packaged and delivered! Efficiency: Wood bricks are manufactured

Compressed Wood Fuels – Heritage Restoration, Inc

The CWFs do fray a bit, with some dust falling off, but hey, it’s better than wood chunks and dirt. I may never go back to our forefather’s fuel of choice. Follow up: I received a number of inquiries about Compressed Wood Fuels(CWF). CWF, compressed wood

BioBricks Wood Bricks | Premium Wood Bricks Fuel Energy Products

BioBricks Wood Bricks are a convenient, affordable, and environmentally friendly replacement to burning cordwood. BioBricks have a uniform rectangular shape, which allows them to be tightly packed into a stove, optimizing fuel levels.

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Comparing heating systems

Mar 07, 2012 · Comparing heating systems. Posted Wednesday, March 7, 2012 in Sustainable Maine. by Paul Kando. Since gasoline, heating oil and kerosene prices all rose precipitously during the last few weeks, a lot of us are looking for alternatives to heating with oil.

How to Season Firewood: 8 Steps (with Pictures)

2020/4/20 · How to Season Firewood. Freshly chopped firewood has up to 50% water content and won't burn in your fireplace. First, you must let the firewood season (dry), which allows the moisture to escape––the drier the wood, the cleaner the burn. Whe...

Wood Heat Thread ~ post pics

2012/9/11 · Stats copied from the website on the biobricks: 100% White Oak, contain no additive 1 pallet is equivalent to a full cord of firewood Contains less than 1% ash Produces less smoke and creosote than firewood Clean and easy to store Burns hotter and longer than

**Bio Briquettes**How to make a thicker denser brick

2017/8/20 · How to easily make these great "Bio Briquettes" for heat out of common paper products such as cardboard, junk mail, magazines, paper shreds and sawdust, and make em better!! Link to brick maker ...

How to Compress Sawdust Into a Log | Home Guides

Sawdust logs can be made using telescoping pipes to compress the sawdust, also known as a "piston-and-mold" or "punch-and-die" process. The denser the log can be made, the better the efficiency.

Fire bricks: How to arrange bricks in wood stove?

2017/9/6 · Gentlemen, are there any particular principles to be followed when arranging fire bricks in a wood stove? Below are photos of my wood stove with my placement of the fire bricks. Note that the photos are taken from the open side door of the stove. The top photo's ...

Condensed Wood Bricks? (Okanagan 'Okie' Bricks)

2019/1/18 · I've used Biobricks for 5 or more years now in an older wood-burning insert. Mix them with cordwood also, never more than two or three at a time. They don't produce a …


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Best Firewood: Heat Values and Wood-Burning Tips

Here is a list of the best firewood based on its heat value and more tips for burning firewood from The Old Farmer's Almanac. Do you use firewood to heat your home? Here is a list of the best types of firewood to burn—sorted by high, medium, and low heat value—as well as a few important wood …

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Making Wood Pellets – World Forest Industries

If you are just curious about how to make wood pellets or are interested in making your own wood pellets this is a good place to start. Pellets can be made from many organic materials such as wood, paper, cardboard straw, grain, alfalfa, corn husks and stalks, grass clippings, yard wastes and many forest and agricultural wastes.

Wood Burning Stove vs Pellet Stove - Gaithersburg MD Fireplace

That’s already lower than the higher price points of wood stoves, plus pellet stoves are able to be ventilated through a small hole in the wall, making them able to be installed anywhere in the room and saving on chimney costs. Winner: With cost and installation

How to reduce visible smoke from a fireplace or wood

2011/09/26 · I was wondering if anyone has used or has heard of a method for reducing smoke from a fireplace or wood burning stove to minimize your detectable presence in an area. I understand a small ember fire produces less smoke but ...

Cost of burning wood vs wood pellets?

2011/08/31 · They opened a new wood pellet plant by me and just got me thinking about cost difference. I read an article that said you can heat a 2000 sq ft house on 40lbs of wood pellets per day average. If I can buy wood pellets for 0 per ton on the high end. I burn about 7-8 cords of wood per year and...

fat wood & super market firelogs

2018/01/14 · Fatwood is resin soaked pine tree stumps that are cut and split into small pieces, bagged up and sold as a firestarter. If you actually had a large piece of fatwood, it would burn up in a hurry due to being high in flammable

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