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Home Fire Safety Checks

Safety in the home Don’t let yourself or your loved ones be the next victim of fire. Follow our simple steps and reduce the risk. 1  Fit a working smoke alarm – 2  Take care when cooking and never leave cooking food unattended – 3  Plan and

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Christmas Chimney Sweep

If like many you would like to have the joy of an open fire over Christmas and this is the only time of year you light it, please make sure you have it swept beforehand. You may not have used it since last year but do you

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The Sweep’s Toolkit

The Sweep’s Toolkit The other day one a “sweep”was called out to a customer’s home to sweep his multi-fuel stove. The customer had a blockage in the flue pipe and the sweep he’d called were forced to admit that they didn’t have the right tools for the

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Chudleigh

Although it is better to have your Chudleigh chimney swept during the summer months, before the colder weather arrives although we find people generally don’t think about this until they need to use the fire. Because of this you may well have to wait a little longer

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ProSweep Devons Best Chimney Clean

ProSweep- Devon’s best professional chimney sweeps are sweeping 6 days a week! Please feel free to contact ProSweep at any time, we are in the office most evening until 7.30 pm and we are also available to take chimney sweep bookings 6 days a week! Leave a

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Valiant stove thermometer

The  Valliant stove thermometer is a temperature indicator tool that at a glance will tell you if your stove is burning at an efficient temperature. What I love is the simplicity; it has a thermal expansion coil that affects the needle as your stove warms up which

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The start of a busy season

This September we envisage the start of a very busy season with the previous long drawn out winter and a cold wet summer saw us all using our stoves and open fires for a much longer period than normal.Even sweeping in august I had some customers still

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If I have a lined stove, does that mean I do not have to sweep my chimney?

Wood stoves are notorious for producing vast quantities of creosotes along with water vapour .If you burn wet unseasoned logs, and if the appliance is fitted to a non-insulated flue, tar will quickly build up in the cold flue; you then have a sure-fire (pun intended) recipe

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Torbay chimney sweep summertime

Why Should I have my Torquay Chimney swept in the summer? Most people wait until just before the heating season to have their chimney swept. Here are five great reasons to get the job done now. When the heating season is done, it’s only natural for you to

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When is the best time to sweep my chimney?

When is the best time to sweep my chimney? Now is the best time. There are a number of reasons for this amongst which are; As your fire has had fairly recent use the soot is still dry and can be removed better.  It is always a

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