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[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1474969367596{margin-top: 20px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text]Pearson Fuels specialise in offering our customers a wide range of high quality fuels including smokeless coal, firewood, kindling and bags of logs Salford and the surrounding areas. We stock products suitable for a range of heating appliances.

We have been working in the fuel business for over three decades and offer exceptional customer service. We are well-known for being an effective and professional coal merchants Salford supplier, delivering firewood, smokeless coal and logs Salford-wide to homes and businesses.

Proud to be a family run business, we are an experienced coal merchants Salford and a supplier who can offer guidance on the best fuel products for your particular heating appliance.

In addition to being a leading smokeless coal merchants Salford based supplier, Pearson Fuels is also a highly ethical company, sourcing firewood Salford from sustainable forests. We import our firewood Salford from the forests of Latvia and Lithuania.

The heart and soul of every family home, the fireplace is a much loved feature to any home. Wood burning and multi-fuel stoves look great and the team at Pearson Fuels love to provide homes with firewood Salford wide.

Professionalism is important to our customers and Pearson Fuels are proud to offer a highly skilled service as a first rate coal merchants Salford. Whether you require a coal merchants, logs Salford or a firewood Salford supplier, Pearson Fuels have you covered.

To find out more about getting the right kind of fuel, be it firewood, kiln dried logs, coal or any other type of smokeless coal, give us a call and we will be happy to help.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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Things to remember when seasoning firewood

If you have a wood burning stove then you are going to need a good supply of firewood to keep warm throughout the colder months.   Investing in a quality stove is important to provide an efficient fire that is going to help save you money in the long run, but if you decide to […]

Wednesday, May 20th 2020

Common smokeless coal mistakes to avoid

If you want a coal-burning fireplace in your UK home you will need to source smokeless coal as your choice of fuel. This is because it is now illegal to burn any other type of coal in the UK under the clean air act, brought in to help alleviate the problem with smog and pollution […]

Friday, May 15th 2020

Best way to dispose of fireplace ashes

There’s nothing more comforting than having a roaring fire in your home stove when the weather is cold outside, or having your chiminea or fire pit crackling away on a warm evening. One downside to the luxury is having to clear up the ashes once the fire has burnt down.   It can be a […]

Monday, May 11th 2020

How to clean your wood burning stove?

Now that our wood burning stove is going to be seeing very little action with the warmer weather taking care of our home’s temperature for us, and we all have plenty of time on our hands due to the COVID-19 lockdown, it’s a good time to give our stove a little maintenance.   From removing […]

Wednesday, April 29th 2020

What to do with your fireplace in summer

  Now we’re coming out of winter and into much warmer months, you may be wondering what to do with your home stove now that it isn’t getting much use. Home stoves are the perfect addition to the home in winter; not only do they warm your home but they also provide a unique and […]

Wednesday, April 22nd 2020

The Benefits of Domestic Fuels

From traditional bituminous coal to imported firewood, the popularity of domestic fuels has never been higher. After all, more and more households are choosing to invest in a stove in order to safely burn their chosen fuel for a competitively affordable price. Here at Pearson Fuels, we want our clients to recognise the benefits of […]

Thursday, April 16th 2020

The Lowdown on Charcoal

Here at Pearson Fuels, we stock a wide range of high-quality domestic fuels like bituminous coal, anthracite, imported firewood and kiln dried logs. With this said, the demand for charcoal as a residential fuel appears to be more prominent than ever. In order to set the record straight about this residue and its lack of […]

Wednesday, April 8th 2020

The Top 5 Largest Coal Mines in America

As concern over global warming continues to grow each year, it almost certainly came as a surprise when President Trump decided to pull the U.S out of the Paris Climate Change Agreement in 2019. After all, coal mining plays a big role in the American economy and there are over 800 active mines that are […]

Wednesday, April 1st 2020

The Lowdown on Peat

The process of coalification takes around 350 million years to complete, however the mining of coal at different points of its development has led to the categorisation of at least four different types of coal known as peat, lignite, bituminous and anthracite. Here at Pearson Fuels, we want to educate our readers on the differences […]

Tuesday, March 24th 2020

The Difference Between Hardwood and Softwood

Here at Pearson Fuels, we believe that knowledge is what makes the world go round! After all, many first-time firewood users tend to make mistakes that could have been easily avoided with a little bit of research. In order to ensure that our clients are able to make the most out of their investment in […]

Wednesday, March 18th 2020

How a Kiln Furnace Works

Here at Pearson Fuels, we recognise the appeal of firewood and why it has remained such a popular fuel despite the abundance of coal throughout the 20th century. After all, affordability and efficiency can be incredibly convincing! In fact, we may be known for our range of high-quality coals, but that doesn’t mean that we […]

Monday, March 16th 2020

Why is Anthracite an Eco-Friendly Domestic Fuel?

As the government continues to crack down on the use of residential fuels like bituminous coal, it is safe to say that alternative options are becoming more and more popular. In fact, anthracite, the oldest variety of coal, is the only option for homeowners living inside Smoke Control Zones. Here at Pearson Fuels, we have […]

Tuesday, March 10th 2020

The Future of House Coal in 2023

As an approved coal merchant, the Pearson Fuels team like to ensure that our clients understand the benefits of investing in a certain type of fuel. After all, traditional house coal, such as bituminous coals, are often more beneficial than firewood for some properties. With this said, the government have recently announced their plan to […]

Wednesday, February 26th 2020

How to Tend to a Fire Safely

Many people are surprised to discover how easy it can be to start a fire. After all, kindling and oxygen are two of the three main components that are required, and fuel can be easily obtained by an adult from a reputable supplier. With this said, the real challenge is ensuring that a lit fire […]

Wednesday, February 19th 2020

The Difference Between Coal and Charcoal

Here at Pearson Fuels, we know how overwhelming it can be for clients to find the perfect fuel for the needs of their property. After all, there are four different varieties of coal but only two of them can be used safely and efficiently for residential burning. In addition to this, many people incorrectly believe […]

Thursday, February 13th 2020

Reasons to Burn Firewood

Here at Pearson Fuels, we specialise in the combustion of a variety of different fuels and we want our readers to recognise the benefits that can be obtained from each. After all, burning coal is very different from burning logs. In fact, firewood is considered the oldest fuel on the market because it was readily […]

Wednesday, February 5th 2020

How to Burn Coal in a Stove

Although many properties in the UK still have a traditional open fireplace, many homeowners are choosing to opt for a stove appliance. After all, they are incredibly cost-effective due to their lifetime longevity guarantee and are incredibly easy to use. With this said, it is important that certain guidelines are followed during the combustion of […]

Friday, January 31st 2020

3 Facts About the Kiln Drying Process

When it comes to firewood as a fuel choice, it is important that homeowners understand the importance of moisture and why logs should have a moisture content of 20% or below. After all, too much water inside a piece of firewood can affect the efficiency of a fire and cause homeowners to spend excessive amounts […]

Monday, January 27th 2020

The Characteristics of Anthracite

As the oldest type of coal on the market, anthracite is one of the most popular options for residential burning despite its higher than average cost. After all, there are several characteristics that this variety of the fossil fuel is known for that just cannot be obtained by alternatives like bituminous coal. Read on as […]

Thursday, January 16th 2020

The Beginner’s Guide to Coal

Here at Pearson Fuels, we are proud to deliver a range of high-quality fuels nationwide in order to ensure that homeowners from every part of the UK can source a reliable provider. After all, cheap coal is not always the best quality coal on the market and it is important that clients are able to […]

Thursday, January 9th 2020

The Popularity of Stoves During Winter

When the temperatures start to drop, the average British homeowner will reluctantly turn on their internal heating system in a bid to stay warm. With this said, energy bills have increased considerably over the years which has caused many people to search for an alternative way to heat their home, particularly when every household member […]

Friday, January 3rd 2020

The Burning Lengths of Different Fuels

In order to obtain the best value for money, it is important that homeowners are able to identify the average burning length that a fuel can provide. After all, many factors such as incorrect burning, moisture content and poor maintenance can impact the given rating that property owners go by which is why it is […]

Friday, December 27th 2019

The Cost of Burning Firewood

Here at Pearson Fuels, we understand that every homeowner has their own personal preferences when it comes to the fuel they burn. With this said, it is important to take Smoke Control Zones, the budget of the client and efficiency into mind when trying to choose the most cost-effective fuel for a property. Read on […]

Thursday, December 19th 2019

The Benefits of Pre-Seasoned Logs

Although coal is thought to be the most popular fuel on the market, it does not mean that every homeowner likes to burn it. Luckily, there are a variety of different options on the market for clients that prefer to burn firewood instead. In fact, it is even possible to carry out the seasoning process […]

Friday, December 13th 2019

The Dangers of Burning Unseasoned Firewood

Here at Pearson Fuels, we stock a range of firewood fuels in order to allow our wood-burning clients to find the most suitable product for their burning requirements. In fact, our imported wood and kiln dried logs come pre-seasoned so that homeowners are able to reap the benefits of a high-quality fire immediately after purchase. […]

Friday, December 13th 2019

How to Make the Most Out of Kiln Dried Logs

With such a variety of different fuels on the market, it can be difficult to distinguish between the benefits of burning coal or firewood. In fact, each avenue of the fuel industry also has its own branches as logs can be purchased unseasoned, pre-seasoned or kiln dried. Here at Pearson Fuels, we want our readers […]

Thursday, December 5th 2019

How to Clean a Coal Stove

Although it may seem like common sense to regularly clean a coal powered stove, a surprising number of homeowners do not abide by this maintenance responsibility. After all, stove cleanliness is necessary in order to promote safety, efficiency and quality. Here at Pearson Fuels, we supply a wide range of different coal products and we […]

Wednesday, November 27th 2019

The Popularity of Kiln Dried Logs

For over one hundred years, coal has been the most popular fossil fuel on the market and thousands of residential property owners have opted in favour of its high-quality fire output and affordability. With this said, every household is different which is why the team here at Pearson Fuels are proud to offer our clients […]

Tuesday, November 19th 2019

The Characteristics of Seasoned Firewood

Traditional firewood and kiln dried logs are incredibly popular with homeowners who are looking for a renewable fuel choice. After all, our supply of coal is limited and will eventually run out. With this said, it is vital that firewood is ‘seasoned’ in order to reduce its moisture content below 20% and ensure that the […]

Friday, November 15th 2019

The Lowdown on the Clean Air Strategy 2019

Due the inspiring efforts of Swedish child activist Greta Thunberg, the government is under more pressure than effort to declare a climate emergency and crack down on the greenhouse gases that are being introduced into our atmosphere every day. After all, we are very close to reaching the point of no return where the damage […]

Friday, November 15th 2019

Everything There Is To Know About Peat

The creation of coal, known as coalification, takes around 300 million years to complete and form the traditional house fuel known as bituminous coal. In fact, the intense heat and pressure that the dead vegetative matter was exposed to during this period determines the colour, shape and chemical make-up of the coal itself. Read on […]

Monday, November 11th 2019

The Lowdown on Carbon Monoxide

As one of the most dangerous gases to threaten our health, carbon monoxide (CO) is colourless, odourless and tasteless which means that it is incredibly difficult to detect. In fact, residential property owners who burn carbon-based fuels like coal and firewood are at an increased risk of carbon monoxide poisoning because most households to do […]

Tuesday, October 15th 2019

The Different Parts of a Chimney

Here at Pearson Fuels, we believe that it is important to understand how a chimney works in order to make the most out of the fuels that are being burned. After all, the concept is effectively the same but the output of a fire can be affected greatly if safety regulations and maintenance responsibilities are […]

Tuesday, September 3rd 2019

The Characteristics of Bituminous Coal

Although it is safe to say that bituminous coal is the most popular option for residential use, it is important to recognise the different options that are available on the market. After all, lignite can be used to create fertilizer products whereas anthracite is the perfect smokeless fuel alternative. With this said, the team here […]

Thursday, August 29th 2019

How Did Coal Become So Popular?

Coal is a fossil fuel that was created through millions of years’ worth of pressure and heat compressing dead vegetation into a hardened matter. In fact, there are actually several different types of coal that can be found deep within the earth’s surface and they are categorised depending on the length of time that they […]

Tuesday, August 20th 2019

Reasons to Make the Swap to Smokeless Fuels

Choosing the perfect fuel for a stove or fireplace is a decision that should not be made lightly. After all, the market is inundated with a variety of different options in order to ensure that customers are able to choose the most appropriate fuel for the needs of their property. In fact, smokeless coal is […]

Wednesday, August 14th 2019

The Benefits of Anthracite Coal

Here at Pearson Fuels, we want to ensure that our readers understand the different types of coals that are available on the market and how they produce a different fire output when they are burned. After all, bituminous coal may be the most popular choice when it comes to house fuel, however, anthracite is making […]

Wednesday, August 7th 2019

The Benefits of a Coal Bunker

Here at Pearson Fuels, we try our best to emphasise the importance of correct fuel storage. After all, carbon-based fuels like coal and firewood are incredibly vulnerable to moisture and prolonged exposure can have a disastrous effect on the quality of fire that a homeowner manages to achieve. Luckily, a coal bunker is a brilliant […]

Wednesday, July 31st 2019

The Dangers of Creosote

Regardless of which material a homeowner chooses to burn, it is important that they understand the importance of an annual chimney sweep. After all, a professional can have the entire process completed in less than an hour depending on the extent of the inspection which means that there is very little excuse for neglecting the […]

Wednesday, July 24th 2019

A Basic Guide to Stove Maintenance

Although a stove tends to get more use during the winter season, it is important that property owners remember that maintenance is a yearlong commitment. Luckily, staying on top of the requirements that come with stove ownership means that it is incredibly easy to ensure that they remain in tip-top condition all year round, especially […]

Tuesday, July 16th 2019


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