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Valuable Tips and Information for Chimney Maintenance

At US Chimney, we're here to provide you with valuable advice and preventative information to help you maintain your chimney effectively.

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Prevent Chimney Fires with US Chimney

A recent house fire in our area was caused by flames igniting creosote, a harmful residue present in the smoke produced by burning wood that accumulates on the flue. This dangerous incident could have been prevented.

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Protect Yourself from Carbon Monoxide

Similar to fire, carbon monoxide poses a deadly threat. Carbon monoxide is an odorless, invisible toxic gas that claims the lives of approximately 400 people per year, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Chimney Safety Tips From the CSIA

Understanding how chimney systems work, in order to optimize both performance and safety. While it may seem simple to light a fire, there are several factors that could cause smoke to spill into a room instead of going up the chimney.

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