A house fire is a devastating event that changes lives of those who are affected by the devastation. A house fire means losing everything — literally everything. “Everything” is a tough idea to grasp, for those who have never lost everything. We mean everything: silverware, dishes, photos, old letters or clippings you have been saving… A house fire is a beast that should be avoided and prevented, whenever the opportunity presents itself.
— PRESENTING A WAY TO PREVENT CHIMNEY FIRES —
Chimney fires — unlike electrical fires — are completely avoidable. A fireplace and chimney is build to withstand fire, yet keep the rest of the house protected from it. With regular maintenance, chimneys and fireplaces can be used every single day for hundreds of years (Evident in the centuries old buildings that still light the fireplaces of yesteryear. Maintenance and cleaning is the key. This doesn’t mean just burning…
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