Bonfire rules if you light it in your garden What time to light your bonfire: while legally you can do this any time of day or night, it is common courtesy to plan your bonfire in a way that it finishes burning at dusk. Early morning and early evening are the best times for bonfires.
Is there a certain time you can have a bonfire?
There are no set times or days for when you are permitted to have a bonfire – you can technically do so whenever you like. However, its recommended that you choose a time in the early morning or early evening when your neighbours are less likely to be affected.
How do I stop Neighbours bonfires?
If a neighbour is burning a bonfire which is causing a nuisance, you should go round to their house and ask them politely to extinguish it or if they could do anything to reduce its effects.
What can you burn in a fire pit without smoking?
Use Dry Firewood If you want to reduce smoke created by your fire, burn only dry firewood. We recommend kiln dried wood. All firewood has at least some moisture — and thats okay.
Can you have a bonfire when its windy?
Dont use your fire pit on unusually windy days, as the wind can make it hard to light the kindling and could blow sparks to surrounding brush or structures, potentially starting a fire. If you have a portable fire pit, consider moving it to a location with a natural windbreak—before you light the fire.
Whats the best smelling wood to burn?
If you want a classic smelling wood fire, then you cant beat the below options.Hickory. If any firewood can be described as having the fragrance of “smoke” then its Hickory. Oak. Heres another definite classic. Mesquite. Alder. Apple. Cherry. Pear. Walnut.