Before You Cozy Up to a Winter Fire: Chimney and Fireplace Safety Tips

Now that winter weather has arrived, it is a good time to conduct routine maintenance on your chimney and heating system. Continue reading

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Time for a Spring Cleaning to Protect Against Chimney Fires

Although spring may have sprung, it’s never too late to pay attention to chimney safety. The arrival of warmer weather also is a good time to conduct routine maintenance on your chimney and heating system after a busy winter season. Continue reading

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When Chimneys Leave You Cold

This recent Hunterdon County Democrat article, “Majority of Home Heating Fires Occur in Chimneys Left Uncleaned,” highlights several chimney risks, including the fact that unseasoned or wet firewood leaves behind more creosote to burn, thus creating far higher chimney temperatures than … Continue reading

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