This method works with most types of wood, Ive split maple , Birch, spruce and fir. If you doing only cords a year this is a good little log splitting chopping block, now it wont replace a log splitter and its not intended to.
How To Build A Finnish Gap Fire For All Night Warmth - These fires are great when you’re sleeping outdoors in a lean-to shelter or under the tree canopy in very cold or arctic conditions. They burn all night, keeping you warm and are awesome to watch!
DIY Solar Thermal Water Heater: Free Hot Water For Life This project is super simple and uses readily available materials, its the kind of things that could easily be scaled up to meet lots of hot water needs. If you love hot water like me, this is a pro