Pictures of your wood stack please

Jabbers Posted By Jabbers, Nov 4, 2008 at 1:39 AM

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Jabbers

    Jabbers
    Member 2.
    NULL
    

    Oct 15, 2008
    75
    0
    Loc:
    NE OHIO
    I'm looking for a good way to stack my wood. Right now I just have a pile. Thanks
     
  2. aandabooks

    aandabooks
    New Member 2.
    NULL
    

    May 29, 2008
    141
    0
    Loc:
    Central Illinois
    I kind of like the undercover and between 4x4s method:

    [​IMG]

    Or the in double stacked whole rounds two to three years out with metal posts at the end:

    [​IMG]

    Or sometimes when I'm in a hurry to unload:

    [​IMG]

    This last method tends to piss the wife off quite a bit.
     
  3. willisl64

    willisl64
    New Member 2.
    NULL
    

    Apr 6, 2008
    68
    0
    Loc:
    South Central IA
    I stack on pallets in a single row, with steel posts seperating each cord and providing support. Wood is outside for a year with full unobstructed exposure to wind and sun, then put in my very modest woodshed for a year or two before burning. The wood in the second pic will have an extra year to season to make up for being against the barn. We ended up restacking once last summer after a very dramatic wind event, pic 3.
     

    Attached Files:

  4. CowboyAndy

    CowboyAndy
    New Member 2.
    NULL
    

    Feb 29, 2008
    744
    0
    Loc:
    Chateaugay, NY
    nice, straight rows...

    [​IMG]



    on the left, I used staked and screwed 2x4's, not as strong as on the right where I used "post-ups" and 4x4, but the post ups are like 12 bucks each. each row rests on preassure treated 2x4's so they dont sit on the ground.

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Scrounger

    Scrounger
    Member 2.
    NULL
    

    Feb 13, 2007
    142
    7
    Loc:
    Rockford, MI
  6. smokinj

    smokinj
    Minister of Fire 2.
    NULL
    

    Aug 11, 2008
    15,981
    1,412
    Loc:
    Anderson, Indiana
    couldnt get it to upload
     

    Attached Files:

  7. fattyfat1

    fattyfat1
    New Member 2.
    NULL
    

    Nov 8, 2008
    104
    0
    Loc:
    SW WASHINGTON
    I built this shed last year from all recycled lumber. all i had to pay for was the corrugated roofing. now it is so full my tractor and logsplitter have to go in the garage.
     

    Attached Files:

  8. flewism

    flewism
    Member 2.
    NULL
    

    Aug 22, 2006
    130
    0
    Loc:
    newport MI
    This was mine in mid September, these rows are 30' long, I got 2 more cord split and stacked for next year, next to these stacks. I don't think we've burned a half a cord yet, but she is running all this weekend with highs in the 40's.
     

    Attached Files:

  9. kenny chaos

    kenny chaos
    Minister of Fire 2.
    NULL
    

    Apr 10, 2008
    1,995
    4
    Loc:
    Rochester,ny
    Sorry, my pictures are for my eyes only. Want some pictures of the wife?
     
  10. LLigetfa

    LLigetfa
    Minister of Fire 2.
    NULL
    

    Nov 9, 2008
    7,361
    110
    Loc:
    NW Ontario
    Before I built my woodshed, I always had my wood stacked outdoors. I see a lot of people use pallets but around here they want money for them and I can't see paying for something that sits on the ground to rot. I would just go back in the bush and gather up deadfalls. I'd lay down a lenghtwise couse spaced out to allow airflow. Then I would build a floor of crosswise laid deadfall on top of that. The good wood would get stacked on top of that and covered with a tarp. My tarps would eventually break down and leak and then shread when it froze to the firewood so I eventually laid down lengthwise, a top course of more deadfalls and just hollowed out the pile from underneath.

    Here is a picture of my woodshed and my old tarp covered woodpile that had no wood left in it and got reused for a while storing other stuff.
     

    Attached Files:

  11. WOODBUTCHER

    WOODBUTCHER
    Minister of Fire 2.
    NULL
    

    Mar 1, 2006
    935
    27
    Loc:
    Pomfret, CT
    WoodButchers Main Stash.............
     

    Attached Files:

  12. fossil

    fossil
    Accidental Moderator 2.
    NULL
    
    Staff Member

    Sep 30, 2007
    10,531
    2,413
    Loc:
    Bend, OR
    This is my main stash...don't have any pics of my other four stashes. I'll get busy with the camera tomorrow. Rick
     

    Attached Files:

    • tarp.jpg
      tarp.jpg
      File size:
      106.6 KB
      Views:
      455
  13. WOODBUTCHER

    WOODBUTCHER
    Minister of Fire 2.
    NULL
    

    Mar 1, 2006
    935
    27
    Loc:
    Pomfret, CT
    Rick,
    Nice look'in stash......what a sweet looking storage area, what type of tractor you got there with the bucket full?
    We have the same splitter....works like a champ.

    WoodButcher
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page