Chimney Cleaning 101

Do you have a chimney in your house that is used often? If so, it’s important to clean it often to remove buildup and prevent fires. But like any other task around the home, it’s important for you to do it as safely as possible. Here are two simple tips to help make cleaning your chimney much easier:

1. Use the right tools

Tools that you will need to clean your chimney include a chimney brush, chimney rod, tarps, buckets, and a flashlight. It also never hurts to have a roll of duct tape around.

2. Follow the correct process

Following the correct chimney cleaning technique can help you avoid common issues. When brushing a chimney, go to this website for the proper techniques and steps to follow to clean your chimney:­improvement/heating­and-cooling/clean­a­chimney.htm