Fireplaces add style, sophistication, and warmth to a home all while adding to its overall value. However, they do require maintenance in order to perform their job safely and efficiently. Read below for more information regarding fireplace maintenance:
Top causes of fireplace mishaps:
- Leaving combustible materials too close to the fireplace, leading to a fire.
- Sparks flying out of the fireplace and into a room setting fire to furniture or other room furnishings.
- Chimney fires due to residue build up.
How to prevent the above scenarios from occurring:
Keep combustibles away from the fireplace:
Always keep your furniture and other similar items well away from your fireplace. Although it is sometimes
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