National Fire Prevention Week – The National Fire Prevention Week is observed in the United States of America and Canada between Sunday – Saturday in which October 9th falls. In the United States, the first presidential proclamation of National Fire Prevention week was made in 1925 by President Calvin Coolidge. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) continues to be the international sponsor for the week.
Getting annual chimney cleanings can prevent situations and house fires. Ensure safe, clean and efficient use of your chimney. Oil, soot and debris inside your chimney creates significant hazards including carbon monoxide poisoning and chimney fires. When it comes to cleaning your chimney, there are many benefits that are included:
- Reduced risk of chimney fires
- Reduces or eliminates odors
- Helps to ensure that your chimney is structurally sound
- Ensures that your chimney is up to code
- Can increase the efficiency of your furnace (in case of clogs)
Fortunately, these dangers can easily be avoided by annual routine maintenance of your chimney and inspection. Quality Air will give you peace of mind knowing your chimney is cleaned and working properly for the upcoming months.