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How Often Should You Clean Your Chimney

Rainbow International of Mississauga & Halton
Publication date:
June 18, 2019
Article Summary: 

This article discusses the importance of chimney cleaning and inspection for homeowners with fireplaces or woodstoves. It recommends having the chimney cleaned and inspected once a year, and explains the risks of not doing so. The article also describes what a chimney inspection involves, including checking the chimney cap, flue, liner, bricks and mortar, flashing, and damper. The risks of not having the chimney cleaned include fire hazard, toxic buildup from creosote, blockages, and smoke and carbon monoxide inhalation. The article also promotes Rainbow Restoration and Glass Doctor as home services brands that can help with chimney maintenance.


chimney cleaning, chimney inspection, creosote, fire hazard, smoke damage restoration, fire damage remediation.

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Rainbow International of Mississauga & Halton
How Often Should You Clean Your Chimney
June 18, 2019
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