This should get you started.
Cut trees for firewood.
Do you have trees on your property which you don t want.
Contact each forest district office for specific dates maps times and accessibility.
The tree has to have a straight vertical trunk the taller the better.
When a living tree is cut down the timber needs to age or season for a minimum of six to nine months before burning.
They do the cutting and haul the tree away.
Do you have a large wooded property with too many trees.
Forget about and exchange for firewood qualily trees.
By using some of the tips and techniques found on this page you ll be able to cut firewood more efficiently saving you time and money.
A hard wood tree.
One that has been maintained such that the leaders are nice hence nice few knots.
The best known firewoods are white and red oak trees.
Cutting firewood with a chainsaw is different than using an axe.
With an axe you set the tree log down so it s standing up vertically.
Cutting firewood overall.
Wood or christmas trees cannot be sold.
Contact the forest district office nearest you to obtain a permit for home firewood christmas tree and tree cutting instructions.
Once the trunk and needles are gone the tree roots should die.
I ll get into the list of the best chainsaws for cutting firewood next but if you ve never cut a log into firewood before then you ll want to read this short section.
The wood from the hickory family of trees which includes pecan trees is also very dense and prized for use as firewood being of similar quality to oak.
Get a quote from a landscaping or tree removal company before you decide it s too expensive.
We are getting an arborvitae large evergreen removed from our front yard for 75.
Freshly cut wood called green wood is loaded with sap mostly water and.
The diameter is essential the heart wood is what mills want.
Instead of hiring a tree service to remove those trees why not let us buy them from you.
The upper v part being deep allows you to nestle and cut two or more narrow poles or tree limbs around 3 to 8 feet 91 44 cm x 44 meters in length for cutting with a chainsaw to chop your firewood at a faster rate.
Cutting your own firewood is a great way to save money and ensure you re heating your home in the most cost effective way possible.
Permits must be in your possession at all times while on the forest.