safety

A 15-post collection

How to Considerably Lower the Risk of a Chimney Fire

Well the wood burning season is not quite over yet which means that we are not out of the woods when it comes to the risk of a chimney fire. The risk is there as long as you are burning wood in a fireplace or wood stove. The health of »

Top 10 Precautions to Take When Burning Wood

Taking precautions for wood burning safety  is an absolute must when you have a fireplace or wood stove in your home. No matter if you use it as your main heat source or as a supplemental heat source to lower utility bills there is a potential for the unthinkable to »

3 Benefits of Adding a Glass Fireplace Door to your Fireplace

Installing a glass fireplace door is the most common thing that a fireplace owner will overlook. A glass fireplace door actually can make a big difference in how the fireplace operates. There are a few main benefits that installing a glass fireplace door will contribute to a fireplace. They will »

Extinguish Chimney Fires in Just Seconds Flat

Now that this year’s crazy warm weather is on its way out and winter is finally starting to move in, many homeowners are starting to fire up their wood stoves and fireplaces to keep warm. With that brings the potential for chimney fires to occur. Many have already prepped »

Screen Types to Choose from for your Fireplace

A fireplace screen can add style to your hearth and make your fireplace the center of attention in your home. All the while protecting wood floors, carpet, and surrounding hearth furniture from popping sparks, hot embers, and rolling logs. I am Melissa and today I will talk about the different »

Tips to Burn Wood with Safety and Efficiency this Heating Season

Download the PDF Version Hello, I am Melissa from NorthlineExpress and today I am going to provide you with some tips for heating your home with wood safely and efficiently. Most often heating your home with wood makes sense economically. When using a modern energy efficient wood stove dry hardwood »

Steps to take for Wood Burning Safety with Fireplace

Download the PDF Version How to Practice Wood Burning Safety Knowing that your home is safe from the threat of a fire is just as comforting as sitting in front of a beautiful warm fire in your fireplace. There are different aspects of a fireplace that could potentially put your »

Make Chimney Cleaning Easy with Anti-Creo-Soot Creosote Remover

Download the PDF Hi, I am Melissa from NorthlineExpress and I am here today with our #1 creosote remover: ACS Creosote Remover. This powerful product is going to help prevent chimney fires, corrosion in metal and masonry chimneys, and excessive creosote build-up. Anti-Creo-Soot is used prior to sweeping your chimney »

Keep Your Dryer Vent from Becoming a Fire Hazard

We have been really stressing on how important it is to keep your chimney clean but there is another venting system that you should also pay close attention to and that is the dryer vent. Dryer vents are a hidden hazard that most homeowners forget about when it comes to »

Useful Tips for Homeowners to Help Prevent a Chimney Fire

Hi, I am Melissa from NorthlineExpress and today we are going to cover some tips to help you reduce the risks of a chimney fire occurring in your home. As beautiful as a home fire burning may be there could be some dangers lurking inside your chimney that could put »

How Often Should a Chimney be Cleaned or Inspected

Download the PDF Chimney Cleaning and Inspections Keeping your family and home safe from the possibility of a chimney fire is the most important reason to properly clean and maintain your chimney system. Cleaning a home’s chimney is meant to remove soot, blockages, and creosote for a safer operation »

What you should know About Fire Pits and Fire Pit Safety

Download the PDF Adding a fire pit is the No. 1 most requested feature by homeowners for their outdoor landscape design. A fire pit will compliment any outdoor space perfectly because they can be very simple or extravagant custom designs. Young and old all love to enjoy time spent by »

The Cougar Quiet Ash Vacuum Is Designed For Safety

If you are sick of dealing with messy ashes and the dust they create when you clean out your fireplace or wood stove then the LoveLess Ash Cougar Quiet Ash Vacuum Is exactly what you need. For about 20 years now people have trusted the quality of the Love-Less Ash »