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Fall Chimney and Cleaning Inspections

"Fall Chimney and Cleaning Inspections" - Importance of a Clean Chimney 

Have you gotten your chimney cleaned or inspected lately? Chimney Cleaning should occur at least once a year for safety, soundness and correct clearance purposes. Without these things being approached, it can lead to carbon monoxide poisening throughout the home, and has potential to start house fires. These chances can decrease and be solved with a chimney inspection in your home today. 

Some benefits for our chimney cleaning services include:

 >Reduced risk of chimney fire

>Reduces or eliminates odors

>Helps to ensure that your chimney is structurally sound

>Ensures that your chimney is up to code

>Can increase the efficiency of your furnace (in case of clogs)

 

"How do Chimney Fires Occur?"

> Creosote is a black or brown residue that has crusty, flaky, tar-like, drippy, sticky or shiny and hardened qualities. These forms listed are highly combustible. If these build up in larger quanities, and the temperature of the internal flue is at it's high, chimney fires can be the end result. 

>Oil, soot and debris inside your chimney creates significant hazards including carbon monoxide poisoning and chimney fires. Fortunately, these dangers can easily be avoided by routine maintenance and inspection. An annual inspection by the experts will give you peace of mind knowing that your chimney is cleaned and in proper working order. 

                                                     

                                Fall Chimney Cleaning is very important, so let's get it started. 

 

Source: http://www.csia.org/chimneyfires.html

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