The best time to buy is when something is out of season. And with spring upon us, it's the right time to think about wood heating for your home. Mother Earth News has a useful article helping homeowners decide if wood heating is the right option for them. As a general rule, wood heating can provide a cost savings if the home is located in a rural area and the homeowner can do some of the wood processing required themselves. Heating with wood offers several environmental benefits; it's a renewable resource and is available in wide swaths across the United States, reducing our dependence on fossil fuels from foreign countries. Wood heating is available in a variety of options to suit homeowners' living arrangements. Read the complete article to decide if wood heating is the right option for your home.