Heat your house from waste paper, leaflets and junk mail!

Heat your house from waste paper, leaflets and junk mail!

This technique basically comprises of collecting a load of waste paper, leaves, grass clippings etc. Soaking them in water (ideally free rain water) and them pulping them into a paste and creating paper logs.

They will burn for hours once you’ve got a fire starting and are an ideal way of saving money on buying logs.

Ways to improve this technique:

  • Use collected rainwater
  • Get a bulk load of it created in the summer months for burning in the winter
  • Use a better technique to collect the unused water

The final outcome:

A rather solid log that will burn for a fairly long time.

brick

Another video:

The UK Version (will burn much longer)

With this item from eBay or you could buy the cheaper DIY version

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