If you like to spend time with family near the fireplace in your house, reading books and watch how kids playing on the carpet, then you should know how important chimney sweep cleaning
. Regardless of chimney material, it needs to be checking at least once a year. Both of metal and masonry flue are exposed to deterioration from different products of combustion. Congestion of flammable substances increases the risk of fire. And that is not the only reason why you should keep your chimney clean.
Infrequently using of chimneys transforms them into the bird «hostel» with nests from leaves and branches, which are blocking the flue. As a result — no more warm evenings near the fireplace until the chimney will be cleaned. To prevent obstruction or contamination of the stovepipe we recommend check it more than once a year.