The Fire Bug - Your fire starting friend

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. 


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


  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