Chimneys are an important feature of your home that should be properly maintained in order to keep your family safe. There are many hazards that can damage chimneys and cause problems in your home. Every person living with a chimney should be aware of these issues and know the correct maintenance procedures.
Whether you have a gas fireplace, wood stove fireplace, masonry or factory-built chimney, they all need to be inspected at least once per year. Read the maintenance tips below so you can educate yourself about your chimney and fireplace.