Homeowners are told that the fall and winter months are not suitable for some chimney repairs and they should have this work done in the summer when the weather is better. There are several good reasons for homeowners to act right now to get those chimney services performed before the good weather goes away!
Black soot covering everyone and everything in its path as it falls out of the chimney and into the parlor is what many homeowners imagine when they think about having their chimney cleaned. Fortunately, today’s modern chimney sweeps take precautions and use equipment that prevents this type of disaster.
The public understands the importance of having a primary care physician. Now the public needs to be aware of the importance of having a primary care chimney doctor to annually inspect and clean when necessary any chimney in use with any heating device. The public is careful choosing its primary care physician. That same care should be used to choose their primary care chimney doctor.
Chimney fires can reach temperatures of over 2000 degrees. Our chimney may fail to contain this heat and radiate these high temperatures to the structure of our homes. The combustible areas surrounding your chimney may ignite resulting in a full scale structure fire. Many homeowners think because they do not burn wood on a regular basis, there is no danger.