The best types of firewood include hardwoods such as bur, red and white oak, hard maple and birch. Softwoods that are good for firewood are pine and fir, but generally, hardwoods are superior to softwoods when it comes t... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Contacting your local County Extension Office is the best place to start when buying cords of firewood for the first time. The County Extension Office will provide information about pricing, wood species and quality, as ... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

The price of firewood is affected by its dryness, location and energy content. Other important factors in cost include the size of the bundle being purchased and the distance it was transported. More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Wood stoves burn all types of natural wood, and hardwoods like ash, birch, maple and oak provide the longest burn time. Softwoods like alder, balsam, pine, poplar and spruce burn more quickly and create more creosote, al... More » Home & Garden Appliances Ovens & Ranges

The type of items listed under the Free category on Craigslist include used furniture, cut and uncut firewood and used appliances. Old television sets, hot tubs and pet aquariums are also often listed under Free on Craig... More » Technology Internet & Networking

Boilers are categorized by the type of fuel they use, how the water they store is heated and how the heat is distributed. Some types of boilers can be converted to another type. More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

While a two-wire thermostat works for systems that have a furnace without air conditioning, in most cases, another type of thermostat is the best choice. Two-wire thermostats are very limited in function. More »