12 Days of Firewise – Tip #3 – The Chimney

Blog Post created by lisamariesinatra Employee on Dec 15, 2012

Welcome to the 3rd day of our “12 Days of Firewise” campaign and our latest holiday safety tip:

When you’re stringing the holiday lights, take a few minutes to check your chimney. We all know that a fireplace adds ambiance to any room. NFPA’s Firewise Central Regional Advisor, Todd Chlanda, reminds us however, to make sure the chimney has a spark arrester to keep the Yule log from causing unwanted fire outside.

If you missed our first two safety tips, visit our "12 Days of Firewise" webpage to learn more.