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The Important of Chimney Cleaning for Wood and Multi-fuel Stoves

Although wood stoves are highly efficient (you can expect 70%-80% output compared with just 20%-25% for an open fireplace) there is still a need to clean the chimney in order to prevent fires developing as a result of soot deposits.   Why Do Chimneys Get Sooted? In theory, well-seasoned wood that is burnt in a Continue reading