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How to Turn Scrap Wood into Kindling

Ask This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook, landscape designer Jenn Nawada and host Kevin O’Connor try out a tool that easily splits kindling.


  1. Line the scrap wood up with the blade in the center of the kindling splitter.
  2. Hit the wood with the sledgehammer.
  3. Repeat until a desired amount of kindling has been made.


Roger and Jenn tested out the Kindling Cracker.