From July, 2016

Cooking with Wood

There’s something exciting about cooking and eating food outside. Perhaps it channels our inner caveman? Nowadays there’s all sorts of ways to cook outside, but we still think you can’t beat cooking on wood. No matter what your budget or the size of your outside space – be it a London roof terrace, a suburban…

Top 10 BBQ Sauces

It seems summer is here – well for today anyway. So it’s time to get outside and start cooking on wood. But the one thing that can make-or-break a good BBQ is the BBQ sauce? The US prides itself on its BBQ heritage, so we’ve looked at 9 different recipes that hail from 9 different…

Chim Chimney

A quick Google of Mary Poppins accompanied by the word chimney and you’ll soon discover there is an inherent link between the Disney favourite and fireplaces. We’ve counted at least 15 chimney sweeping companies called Mary Poppins in the UK and throughout both the book and the film, there are numerous magical references to fireplaces…

Woodland management

We’re often asked how we go about cutting down the trees we use for our logs at Certainly Wood. Some people have seen the devastating images of mass felling on other continents and imagine a similar approach here in the UK. In fact, the opposite is true – Certainly Wood chooses each of its trees…