Blog - Oakford Firewood and Mulch

23
Oct

2018

Creating Your Own Vegetable Patch

Lots of us dream of having our very own backyard veggie patch. Let’s face it, what’s not to like about growing your own food from scratch, and knowing that at least some of what you eat is garden fresh and has not been sitting in some supermarket warehouse cooler for an indeterminate amount of time? […]

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16
Oct

2018

More Spring Gardening Tips

We’re just a couple of weeks out from spring and it’s time to get out into the sunshine and primp up the garden. Last time we looked at some mulching tips for great gardening success over the next six months (including purchasing top quality Perth mulch from us here at Oakford Firewood and Mulch). Today […]

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3
Sep

2018

Tips for Spring Mulching

Spring is coming very soon and it’s a time when the whole world seems to come alive again. Arguably the most beautiful season, it’s warm, balmy, and a tonic after the chilly winter months. It’s also a time to enjoy being outside before summer heat and humidity set in. The urge to get out into […]

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3
Sep

2018

Tips for Installing a Backyard Fire Pit

This is a great time of year to install a back yard fire pit. The weather is cooling, the nights are getting longer, and, for the most part, seasonal fire restrictions have been lifted. A fire pit is one of the best ways to make the most of your outdoor space, and extend its use […]

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3
Sep

2018

What Constitutes a Great Firewood?

Wood burning is the oldest and, we believe, ultimately the best method of heating homes during the cold winter months. One cord of firewood (a standard measurement for firewood, representing a clock eight feet by four feet by four feet), depending on the type of hardwood used, provides heat equivalent to that produced by burning […]

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