The Paper Log Compactor without cost heating.


The chimney fires are very nice.

But it’s not just the logs that are flaming. There is also the price of wood!

I know a practical and ingenious trick to heat myself for free at home. I use a paper log compactor.

The log compactor, also called briquette pressallows you to collect old newspapers and make logs for the fireplace.

How to do

1. Take 1 to 4 newspapers.

2. Soak them in water.

3. Put them in the log compactor.

4. Squeeze the 2 handles to drain the water.

5. Wait a few days for the log to dry completely.


And there you have it, you have made economical paper logs with your old newspapers 🙂

The big advantage of these paper briquettes, is that we can keep 6 to 12 months in a dry place.

The log compactor is an ingenious solution for save on wood and heating by reusing old newspapers.

Know that the paper logs reconstituted with the log compactor will give you almost 2 hours burning. Not bad is not it ?

Last thing, the calorific value of these paper logs is much higher than that of dry wood or coal, with around 4,000 Kcal.

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