Chimney sweepers from the film Mary Poppins
Photo: The Everett Collection
« »

1. Hire a Chimney Sweep

The National Fire Protection Association recommends that chimneys be swept at least once a year at the beginning of the winter to remove soot and debris. Find a certified sweep in your area via the Chimney Safety Institute of America.
Ask TOH users about Healthy Home

Contribute to This Story Below