That’s what you’re paying at the retail stores when you buy boxed or shrink-wrapped wood. Here are the stats:
CAL OAK FIREWOOD boxes contain 1c.f. of firewood. The boxes contain 6-8 logs, including 2 or 3 rounds, of a variety of hardwoods and sold for $8.99 on sale at Safeway. Buying a box of this firewood costs you:
$1,151.00 per cord (128 c.f.)
$ 575.36 per 1/2 cord (64 c.f.)
$ 287.68 per 1/4 cord (32 c.f.)
COAST FOREST PRODUCTS “Premium Seasoned Hardwoods” shrink-wrapped packages contain .65 c.f. of firewood, about 6 pieces – 3 split pieces and 3 small rounds- and sold for $5.49 on sale at Rite Aid. Buying a package of this wood costs you:
$1,081.60 per cord (128 c.f.)
$ 540.80 per 1/2 cord (64 c.f.)
$ 270.40 per 1/4 cord (32 c.f.)
HOT WOOD “Super Jumbo” boxes contain 1.55 c.f. of firewood, about 10 pieces of mostly split hard and soft woods and a couple of pieces of kindling- and sold for $12.99 on sale at Lucky’s. Buying a box of this wood costs you:
$1,072.64 per cord (128 c.f.)
$ 536.32 per 1/2 cord (64 c.f.)
$ 268.16 per 1/4 cord (32 c.f.)
COME TO OUR NOVATO YARD AND PICK UP ANY AMOUNT YOU NEED- ONE LOG, A TRUNK LOAD OR MORE. That’s right ANY AMOUNT and we’ll load it into your vehicle. Nero’s sells small amounts perfect for your budget, storage capacity, or need. We have pre-measured racks that run $20 for 2.66 c.f. a small trunk load (small Yellow Rack), $35 for 5.33 c.f. for a full trunk load (large Yellow Rack), and $89 for 16 c.f. the economical small load which is 1/8 cord that will fit in almost any vehicle.
Nero’s minimum deliverable amount of a 1/4 cord to southern Marin is cheaper than the price of pre-packaged wood you pick up at retail stores. See you soon!