Kiln Dried Ash VS Oak

Part of the experience of burning logs is choosing your wood species. Many customers prefer one type of kiln dried log and they often stick with it. By kiln drying the logs it brings the moisture level down from 60-50% to 20% or less, this has many benefits, including an efficient burn (less energy is…

5 Facts About Woodfired Pizza Ovens

1# Temperature Woodfired Pizza ovens are becoming more and more popular, we supply kiln dried wood for cooking with these ovens, we sell to woodfired pizza vans, restaurants and people with a woodfired pizza oven in their garden. Woodfired pizza ovens heat up to 700 to 800 degrees Fahrenheit and can cook a pizza in…

Ash Logs

Kiln Dried Ash Focus

What are the benefits of kiln dried ash? Kiln dried ash is the most popular species we sell and is the log of choice for people with log burners, fire places and woodfired pizza ovens. Kiln dried ash offers a fantastic heat output, it has relatively low moisture content when green and when it’s kiln…

Kiln Dried Logs

Kiln Dried Birch Focus

What are kiln dried birch logs? Kiln dried birch logs are kiln dried in a kiln oven, birch is a hardwood species with a smooth bark and burns with a pleasant fragrant smell. Kiln dried birch logs vs ash Kin dried birch and ash are both very popular log options. Ash is the most popular…

Kiln Dried Oak Focus

Kiln dried oak is a popular choice and often sells in crates. Oak is more dense than other wood species so it burns for longer than ash or birch. Ashby oak logs are kiln dried, oak logs typically have 50% moisture when they are green, kiln drying them brings the moisture level down to 20%.…

Ashby Log Deliveries

National Delivery Ashby deliver logs across the UK through our courier services, for local deliveries we deliver logs using our own drivers. For crate and pallet deliveries the driver needs access to pull a pallet lift up your drive. If you have a gravel driveway the driver won’t be able to pull the crate over…

Kiln Dried Logs Q&A

Kiln dried logs definition This is the process of drying wood in a ‘kiln oven’ by introducing heat. This lowers the moisture level of the wood, moisture levels of less than 18% are difficult to attain in most locations and 20% moisture is the standard for kiln dried wood. Unseasoned wood ‘Wet wood’ has typically…