Quality - Wemyss Firewood

OUR ASSURANCE OF QUALITY & SUSTAINABILITY

Every Bag of logs produced by Wemyss Firewood carries a unique label detailing information about the contents.

 

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NUMBER TOP RIGHT CORNER OF LABEL
This is a unique number allocated to this bag a corresponding
record of which is maintained in the Office.


DATE FELLED
This shows the season in which the timber was felled, usually
spring summer or autumn and the year.


DATE CUT & SPLIT
This shows the actual date that the timber was processed into
firewood


HARDWOOD/SOFTWOOD/MIXED WOOD
This shows the type of timber used to fill this bag, mixed wood
identifies that there are both hard and softwood logs in the bag.


SPECIES
The great majority of timber prepared by Wemyss Firewood is Hardwood. Species from our own resources are usually Sycamore, Ash or Birch, with Softwood normally Scots Pine and Norway Spruce.


LENGTH
Timber is cut to 25cm / 10” before being split, at least 95% of logs in each bag will be cut to this length. Other lengths can be cut to order but will need at least six months to become sufficiently air dried, please contact us to discuss your requirements.


MOISTURE CONTENT DATE CUT
At least 5 logs from each bag are sampled for moisture content at the time of cutting; the average reading is recorded here.


MOISTURE CONTENT DATE SOLD
A further 5 logs are sampled on the date of sale, their average moisture content is recorded here


 

Wemyss Firewood Moss Cottage, Standing Stane Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY1 4TQ
Mobile: 07825 151482 Landline: 01592 651774 or email at enquiries@wemyssfirewood.co.uk