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Fireplace Safety Advice

Posted by admin on  April 25, 2020
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A fireplace in your house can potentially be very dangerous – but it doesn’t need to be. Below are some general safety tips.●        Get your chimney swept regularly by a professional sweep.●        Don’t use flammable liquids such as petrol or

Are wood burners bad for the environment?

Posted by admin on  April 25, 2020
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This blog will investigate London’s pollution issue and wood burning stoves, the solution, and what the future looks like for wood burning.‍Wood burning has been in the media regularly over the past couple of years, particularly in regards to pollution

Birds nesting in chimneys

Posted by admin on  April 25, 2020
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Early Spring is the time of year when birds are nesting; they find chimneys an ideal place to set up home owing to the warmth and shelter that they provide. Over the past few weeks, I have received numerous calls

Risk of fire

Posted by admin on  April 25, 2020
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Many of us are working from home and still with the cold days & nights many of us across Essex are still going to be lighting our fires to keep warm.   We all know that after the summer has been