Living off the grid involves being as self sufficient as possible. And one of the most important aspects of that is burning your own wood for heat! Many off grid homesteaders are living where winter comes by October and heating the homestead is a imperative element of surviving!! You certaintly arent going to be firing up a gas powered furnace..or burning propane which is nonrenewable. Wood is a resource that is abundant and available basically year round. Often many off grid people gather wood year round to prepare for the winter months ahead. Today we go thru some BASIC tips for all of you who are NEW to heating with wood!