It's getting colder
You are probably using your log burner now to save money on using the gas central heating. If you haven't had your flue cleaned yet this year, then it's a good time to get the chimney swept. The sweep will also let you know if anything on the stove needs repairing or replacing.
It's a busy time of year for chimney sweeping companies to you might have to be patient whilst you wait for your appointment.
Remember that as long as the fire isn't smoky when opening the door and if your carbon monoxide alarm is definitely working, then waiting shouldn't be a problem.
Top Tip! - book in now for next summer. This is the best time to get your flue or chimney swept as not only is it cheaper and there are shorter wait times, it also helps to prolong the life of the stainless steel liner so that you get more out of your stove for years to come. Avoiding using smokeless coal also helps a lot.
To book your chimney sweep online, visit our sister company Cleansweep Vac Services at www.chimneysweep.info/diary