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How To Hygge Your Hearth

Hygge was all the Nordic rage last year and the media went mad for it. In reality, the concept boils down to making your home cosy and comfortable for you and anyone who drops by. It goes without saying that a kiln-dried log fire is a must, but what else is essential to this Danish…

BBQs, Bits & Pieces

  It’s all in the detail, so they say. That’s why we’ve decided to take a look at what’s on offer out there in the way of BBQs and accessories that offer a little bit more. From our own delightfully-vintage looking Faltovn, to cutlery designed in the 60s that still looks contemporary today, we’ve reviewed…

Eight Great Camping Gadgets

Certainly Wood’s logs and Flamers are part of the must-have kit for any glamping trip in the UK (how else would you toast your marshmallows?). We thought we’d take a look at some other great gear out there from trendy tents to coffee cups.   Life-size Campervan Tent Always had a bit of a hankering…

Frighteningly Fantastic

It’s the spooky time of year again when the USA goes Halloween crazy and the UK half-heartedly goes along with it. The Certainly Wood coven love nothing better than to gather around the fire and tell spooky tales. However, pumpkin carving is probably the most revered traditions at Halloween, but have you ever wondered why…

Time For Tea – Stove-top Kettles

The beauty of an AGA or any wood-fired stove is the fact it teaches you the art of patience. Even something as simple as making a cup of tea takes a little longer when you don’t use an electric kettle. However, there is nothing as British as the sound of a whistling kettle at teatime…

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…

A Welly For All Seasons

Gone are the days when wellies were just utilitarian footwear for gardening or wet, wintery walks. The Brits LOVE their wellies and wear them all-year-round, be it for summer festivals or even a quick trip to the supermarket on a rainy do. So now a pair of wellies needs to tick several boxes – not…

S’mores Outdoors

If you are like most people, and find yourself with lots of left-over pieces of misshapen chocolate eggs after Easter and don’t really know what to do with them, we have the answer. Build yourself a fire in the garden using Certainly Wood’s kiln-dried logs and make yourself some S’mores. For those of you who…

Spring Clean Your Garden

Spring cleaning always conjures up images of Mole in Wind In The Willows. All that cleaning and painting soon gets him down and he escapes to the pleasures of the great outdoors. But don’t forget your garden needs a bit of TLC after those winter months to get it back on track. We’ve looked at…