How to Clean a Chimney

From the Canadian magazine Harrowsmith comes this helpful excerpt on how to clean a chimney.



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A professional sweep, demonstrating how to clean a chimney, empties creosote and soot from a stovepipe. The wire brush (foreground) is used to loosen waste material.
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Brittle, pyrolized creosote is the fuel for a potential chimney fire
WILLIAM NUNNELY

















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