You Know You Are A Real Wood Burner When...

BrotherBart Posted By BrotherBart, Nov 6, 2008 at 1:09 AM

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  1. stoveguy2esw

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    you follow the state trucks around and ask them to stack the lengths they cut along the road for easy loading
     
  2. bigdog

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    Very funny thread. I seem to have alot in common with everybody. I look at my chimney smoke 4 times a day. My woodpile 10 times a day. And I dont like warm winter days anymore. I also notice every dead and downed tree everywhere I drive and think how good it would look on my woodpile.
     
  3. Jersey Fire Bug

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    You know you are a woodburner when you rear-end the car in front of you
    because your eyes were on a couple logs on the side of the road that needs to be scounged.
     
  4. CowboyAndy

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    You know you are a woodneck when 90% of your conversations with the wife start with "well, on this website i go to about wood burning, i read..."
     
  5. karri0n

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    At this rate, you won't need to make it again next year...
     
  6. awoodman

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    When you are so in tune with the heating of you're house, that the sound of the furnace kicking on throws you into a panic.

    And if the furnace kicks on in the midle-of-the-nite it wakes you up from a dead sleep thinking what's wrong.
     
  7. ScottF

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    And you start shaking violently when you hear it with symptoms not unlike those from the delirium tremors.

    Hey awoodman, I would love to see photos and hear about the wood boat you built and painted. Here is one I built and painted last year for my kids. Maybe should take it offline since it is not hearth related.
     

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  8. 67ref

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    Now why couldn't you have been my dad while I was growing up?
    making toys like that ...


    look like a lot of fun, good job !
     
  9. Chettt

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    When you go away for two days at Thanksgiving and your natural gas bill doubles.
     
  10. leaf4952

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    Not quite ! . . . . but I've marked the side of the shed as to the level of my woodpile and kept a close eye on the footprints on the back end of my property while watching when a certain neighbor runs out. I wish I had 10 acres at least and a few more dogs. I usually find neighbors throwing stumps illegally onto my property. Some are not true woodburners. I walk right up to their front doors & set em straight: ASK ME FIRST ! I inform them of I'll take their unwanted wood under certain conditions. But they may not just dump possibly rotted wood on my property. They all want nice dry ready-to-go, but don't want the work of anything else they have for WHATEVER reasons! Yeah, . . . I'm very protective of my woodpile !
     
  11. kjayhawk

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    When your kids race to stand in front of the stove the moment they return home!
     
  12. Valhalla

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    When... your winter life at home, almost revolves around the wood stove!

    Does it get any better?

    Yes, we will soon be looking forward to spring!
     
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