It is good to know what hidden dangers may be lurking in your chimney in order to keep you and your home safe from fire and/or carbon monoxide poisoning. This includes inspecting flue tiles for gaps, cracks, and flaking in addition to other concerns.
Gaps Between Flue Tiles - A chimney’s purpose is to safely vent hazardous flue gases (from the combustion process) from your home. These gases canReadmore
When you own and use a fireplace regularly, you should always think fire prevention and safety! The last thing that you want to have happen is for a fire to start in your home because your fireplace was not cleaned and maintained properly.
Here are some basic guidelines to protect your home from a chimney fire:
Have your fireplace inspected annually and cleaned when necessary by a professiReadmore