Starting fires can be a pain so finding tools to help make this easier is a godsend. I have spent a lot of time trying out different fire starters and put them through all the tests I could come up with. The winner in my book is the home DIY Fire Bug.  Watch the video to learn more:

Have you made a fire bug or trying one for the first time? Post your comments below and tell us about your experience. If you have questions about making them leave them below. 

Ingredients:

  1. Petroleum Jelly
  2. Cotton Balls
  3. Tin Foil

Tools:

  1. Fire or stove top
  2. Cup or cooking pot
  3. Multi-tool or long nose pliers 

If you are curious about any of the gear used in this video, this is the list:

-Daniel Kuykendall

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