Throw a Stick of Sage into the Firepit/Bonfire. The sage scented smoke that the fire will emit keeps mosquitos and other annoying bugs at bay for the entire area. Usually the sage stick is enough, no need for bug sprays.
Firewood Comparison Chart With the chill in the air now, time to start using some fire wood if you use it to heat or cook with. I use it in my fire pit at cookout area. Good info to know if you do use wood.
Pump Fire Drill: The Iroquois invented this ingenious pump drill, which uses a flywheel to generate friction. The crossbar and flywheel are made of hardwood; the spindle and fireboard are made from softwoods (as in the ha