Tips to get ready for Winter
Call a Chimney Sweep
Before you burn the Yule log, make sure your fireplace , chimney and vents are clean and in good repair. That will prevent chimney fires and prevent carbon monoxide from creeping into your home.Search for a sweep certified by the Chimney Safety Institute of America. You can expect to pay $50 to $90 for an inspection to see if you need a cleaning, and $100 to $300 for the cleaning.