How to Clean Chimneys?

Answer How to clean a chimney

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How to Clean Prefab Metal Chimneys of Creosote?

Creosote is a byproduct of wood burning fires. The vapor from the fire burns off the fire and settles on the walls of the chimney. Creosote is flammable and its buildup can cause a fire hazard. Cle... Read More »

How do I clean soot from stone chimneys?

DryUse a dry cleaning method to clean soot from stone chimneys, such as a wire brush, sweeping and vacuuming to clean up as much of the soot and ash as possible. Avoid rubbing. Use a sponge treated... Read More »

Why do we have chimneys?

A lot of people seal off fireplaces in older houses and leave the chimneys. The chimneys are left on the houses instead of tearing them down.

Is perlite good in chimneys?

On One Hand: Perlite Prevents Chimney FiresPerlite is an inorganic material used to insulate chimneys that can prevent fires, according to Silbrico Corp. The insulation can prevent hot gases, known... Read More »