The Upside Down Fire

Upside Down FireHow to Build an Upside Down Fire:
1. Bottom layer – Lay several pieces of split hardwood (5”–7”).
2. Middle layer – Crisscross smaller pieces (3”–5”) over the bottom layer.
3. Top layer – Place a small pile of kindling (8–10 pieces) on top of the stack.
4. Light from the top of pile.
This method works whether you are starting a fire in a fireplace, woodstove, or firepit.