fireplace prep

October 24, 2017

4 Ways to Prepare Your Fireplace for the Heating Season

A fireplace in your home provides heating as well as a cozy atmosphere. Before the cooler season begins, it’s important to check your fireplace for safety issues and get it ready for consistent use.   Here are four elements of fireplace preparation that will ensure safe operation as well as comfort: Inspect and clean the chimney Contact a chimney maintenance professional for an inspection for damage and a thorough cleaning. The inside of the chimney should be scoured to remove […]