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How To Repurpose Your Hessian Firewood Bags
Hessian – made from the jute plant – is a versatile material that we use to create our Ecoblaze Hessian Firewood sack. But once you’ve emptied the bag, what do you do with it? We’ve got a few ideas on how to repurpose the fabric, with something to suit everyone.
NEW - Ecoblaze Hessian Firewood Bag
In need of a substantial firewood supply, but want it ASAP? White Horse Energy has a solution. We're expanding the Ecoblaze range with our brand-new product - the Ecoblaze Hessian Firewood Bag.
Hardwood logs are packed into functional yet well designed jute bags that can be stored outside or inside. When you want an emergency top up that lasts you several days and a box of firewood isn’t quite enough, the addition of this 60-litre bagged firewood product will cater to your wood burning needs all year round.
5 Reasons To Re-Think How You Heat Your Home
The UK currently faces uncertainty over the prices and supply security of oil, gas, and electricity.
How much will your heating bill cost this April? And with energy bills set to increase again, should we be re-thinking about how we heat our homes in the foreseeable future? Here are 5 reasons why going back to basics and burning good quality firewood & kiln dried logs is the answer.
From Warehouse to Woodburner | Quality Procedures at White Horse Energy
White Horse Energy sells the highest quality firewood & logs in the UK, and even at reduced prices we’ll retain those same standards. Quality assurance procedures are carried out continuously on-site by our supply chain controller, to make sure that we supply the very best selection of logs that meet all requirements before crates are sent to the depot.
Massive Overstock Sale
We have got mountains of firewood in our warehouse and more on the way. Please, help us move it on, grab a bargain and save up to £40 a crate on our most popular crates when you buy now!
Feefo 2022 Platinum Service Award
The team at White Horse Energy have been working on a grand scale to achieve customer satisfaction, continually improving the quality of our products and services. Those efforts have once again been recognised by Feefo, who awarded us the 2022 Platinum Trusted Service award recently.
Six Creative Ways To Stack Your Firewood & Logs
Many of you will be storing your logs for wood-burning season, but there are so many ways to turn your pile into a decorative, multi-functional piece for indoors or outdoors while still keeping the logs dry. One of the things we love about firewood is the aesthetic appeal it has when stacked. Here are a few firewood ideas that we thought were pretty clever.
Why You Need To Buy Birch Logs This Winter
At White Horse Energy, we believe Birch firewood is hot right now. Kiln-dried Birch logs will fill your house with pleasant aromas and immediate warmth. Here are five reasons to order a crate now and have a log store filled with Birch this winter.
Reasons To Get a Wood Burner in 2022
New year, new beginnings? There are several benefits to having a wood-burning appliance in your home both as a centrepiece and a necessity. In fact, it was reported that as many as 8% of UK households use their indoor appliances, with the number growing. If you didn’t own a wood burner in 2021, then that lingering frost or hiked electricity bill might indeed spur you on to buy one this year. Here are some of the benefits of getting a wood burner in 2022…
Christmas Eve Check List
It’s not long until Christmas, and in between frantically wrapping presents, chopping up veg and defrosting your turkey, here are seven entertaining things to do before that fat bearded man in red tries to fit down your Defra approved wood burner flue (ouch).
White Horse Energy is proud to present the rebranded Ecoblaze range. We’ve updated the packaging for our kindling, firewood, lumpwood charcoal and natural firelighter boxes. Gone are the days of the vibrant leaves and bold lines – we’ve redesigned the packaging to have a softer, cosier style now.
5 Christmas Films to Watch This Year
It’s time to light the fire and sink into your sofa to watch a Christmas film. We’re certain you’ve watched a few of these well-known festive flicks already, but we’ve picked five of our favourites, that truly deserve to be watched next to a welcoming, glowing fireplace with that pile of half-eaten chocolate for company.
Seven Reasons To Burn Ash Firewood
Ash firewood logs are the most popular wood type – not just among our customers but among wood burner owners in general. Here are seven reasons behind that.
Five Home-Made Christmas Decoration Ideas
A festive fireplace and a decadent, twinkling tree are the hallmarks of the Christmas holidays. While decorating your home one cold evening, you could try a hand at some arts and crafts projects. Here are five to keep you busy this weekend:
Five Winter Cocktail Recipes You Should Try In Front Of Your Wood Burner
Fancy a tipple? Indulge yourself and have a go at creating these five classic winter cocktails to try in front of your wood burner this Christmas. All these recipes make enough for two servings each (or one big serving – we don’t judge).
5 Cosy Date Ideas For The Winter
Our loved ones - and a roaring fire - can make those long winter nights feel less forbidding and gloomy. We know a thing or two about how to create a spark, so here are 5 of our favourite ways to spend time together in front of the fire:
Emissions From Domestic Wood Burning
There has been a lot of negative, and quite frankly misleading press recently about the emissions associated with your log fire at home. Emissions from wood burning are a concern, but a combination of common sense and good practice should be more than enough to ensure that one is making a positive contribution to the air quality around us.
Integrating A New Warehouse
In the summer of 2021, we moved our operations to a larger warehouse that offers storage for up to 3000 pallets at a time, before being packaged for dispatch. It’s been a huge but exciting adjustment.
Five Books for Fireside Reading
Nothing can beat the blissful feeling of curling into a fireplace armchair with a book. To experience this for yourself, we not only provide you with firewood, but we also provide you with book recommendations too. Here are five that particularly stand out to us.
Seven Reasons To Burn Birch Firewood
Birch firewood is one of the most common types for indoor or outdoor burning and has long been regarded as the traditional wood to burn by the Scandinavians. If you’ve never used this wood type or want to know why it’s such a popular choice, then read on.
Seven Reasons To Throw A Firelighter On The Logburner
Oh, blast it, the fire just won’t get going.
Nothing’s more frustrating than losing the flame and reducing your wood to a smouldering pile after the 5th attempt. Perhaps your logburner needs a sweep, or your logs are a little damp, but sometimes it comes down to the fire-lighting process itself. Before you waste another match, consider Ecoblaze natural firelighters as the next step in your process.
Top Tips for Renovating your Fireplace
Don’t have a fireplace yet? Here are some important things to know before starting a project. We've been in touch with some social media influencers who decided to reveal the before and after of their restorations and offer some handy advice.
Customer Service Improvements At White Horse Energy
Six Tips for a Pet-Proof Firelit Evening
Wood Burner Maintenance Ready For Winter
The Best Fuel for Your Chiminea
Briquette Guide for Beginners
Six Ways to Burn your Firewood Outside
How to Grill Your Meat to Perfection: Interview with BeardandBBQ
Tips For BBQing in the Rain
How to Create a Stress-Free BBQ Experience
Review 20/21 of Firewood Market & Improvements to Next Season
Firewood Price Drop on & New Crate Dimensions.
As of 2nd of May, we’ve applied price changes on all our firewood crates.
Why have we done this?
Firewood must be sold in loose volumes less than 2m3 in order to be marked with the ‘Ready to Burn’ label. Our crates are now 7.5% smaller to keep in line with standards set out by the Ready to Burn scheme, which is run by Woodsure. As a result, we've reduced the prices of our crates, with price drops as large as 15% on selected crates.
5 Ways to Upcycle Your Pallet!
Five Ways to Upcycle Your Pallet!
Not sure what to do with all your delivery pallets or how to spend your bank holiday? It’s time to think outside the box – or rather, the pallet! Create some useful decorative pieces for your home using your leftover wood. Here are five ways to re-use your pallets instead of burning them.
5 Reasons Why You Should Be Buying a Standard Crate This Summer!
NEW WHITE HORSE EXPRESS SERVICE
White Horse Energy is proud to announce our new White Horse Express parcel service. We recognise that our customer base is evolving and that you want to be able to stock up instantly on fuel.
What is White Horse Express?
White Horse Express is our parcel service that offers a market leading order cut off time of 7:30pm.........
2021 Award Winning Service
This is where you come in....... Without our amazing White Horse Energy customers, we simply couldn't have achieved this award! Especially after the 2020 we've all endured.
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Wood Pellet Supply and COVID
As the world struggles back to its feet the implications of COVID on world supply chains have been dramatic. Wood pellets are one of the areas that have been quite severely affected, and we urge our customers to consider the potential implications on their fuel supply now – while the risk of disruption is minimal.