10 Do’s and Don’ts to Keep Your Wood-Burning Fireplace Safe

Light a fire for warmth and ambiance, but follow these tips to stay safe.

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Summer Tips for Comfortable Living

Summertime offers more opportunities to enjoy the Great Outdoors, but before you have some fun in the sun, you need to make sure your home is ready for the season.

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Chimney sweep on ladder inspecting fireplace flue.

How Often Should You Have a Fireplace Inspected and Cleaned?

Find out how often you should have the wood burning fireplace in your home inspected and cleaned. Watch this video to find out more.

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Eldorado Stone Fireplace Surround.

DIY Fireplace and Door Surrounds for Your Home

Find out about beautiful do-it-yourself fireplace surrounds and exterior door surrounds for your home. Watch this video to find out more.

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Fire in wood burning fireplace.

Improving the Heating Efficiency of a Fireplace

Traditional wood burning fireplaces look great, but they’re not a very efficient way to heat your home. Watch this video for tips on how to improve the heating efficiency of fireplaces.

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Black stains from soot and smoke on a wood burning fireplace surround.

How to Clean Soot and Smoke on a Fireplace Surround

Black stains from soot and smoke are a common problem on the surround around wood burning fireplaces. Watch this video to find out how to use a degreaser to remove them.

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How to Clean Stone Around a Fireplace

Valerie asks, “How can I clean the stone around my fireplace?”

There are several ways to clean stone, including TSP and enzyme cleaners. Read on to find out how.

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Fireplace Safety for Your Home

To make sure your fireplace operates safely and isn’t a fire hazard, it’s important to have the fireplace and chimney inspected annually and cleaned if needed by a certified professional chimney sweep.

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