What to Look for when Hiring a Chimney Sweep

Visions of warm fires and hot chocolates dance in the heads of homeowners once winter chill sets in, but maintaining your fireplace as a source of comfort requires a bit of effort. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that as many as 26,000 fires each year are due to fireplaces and chimneys. Those fires are responsible for more than $120 million in property loss and 10 deaths each year. Many of these potentially fatal and damaging fires could have been averted by chimney repair in Alpharetta or wherever chimneys are found and fireplaces are used. Continue reading What to Look for when Hiring a Chimney Sweep