30 ways you have never considered using wood ash
If you’ve got a fireplace or fire pit full of wood ashes and would like to find a more useful purpose for them than simply tossing them in the trash, read on! We’ve come across 30 great uses for ash you may never have considered,
Ash from wood fires, such as bonfires or wood burning stoves, can be very useful to add to your compost heap or can be applied directly onto the ground and dug in. It can be a natural source of potassium and trace elements. It also has aliming effect, so wood ash can remedy excessively acidic soils.