How often should i have my chimney swept?

It is recommended to have your chimney swept at least once per year, some log burner manufacturers stipulate that the flue system must be swept twice per year to keep warranties valid, also it is worth checking the small print on your buildings and contents insurance as they may also have some requirements. Here at the chimney sweeps in Cheshire we offer our service all year round.

 

what are the best fuels for stoves and fires?

Fuels – as always, it is advisable to only burn dry/seasoned logs, a good quality coal type fuel and or wood briquettes, the solid fuel industry advises that any fuels burnt should be 20% moisture content or low, here at the chimney sweeps in Cheshire, we are at hand to advise on best fuels and suppliers depending on your circumstances.