First-rate fire starters: Pack sawdust into paper muffin cups or a cardboard egg carton. Melt old candles or paraffin, pour over the sawdust & allow to cool. Burn slow when lit but make great starters for a fireplace or campfire.
The log cabin method is great, but it doesn't make an extremely tall fire. Also, those tiny, tiny, pine sticks that break off of the beaches are wonderful for starting fires. I've seen fires started with just a bundle of hose and a match.
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