Fireplaces can be deliverance from the day - or they can be today's dangerous element. The difference is small. Here's what to do
What should you be doing to make sure your fireplace is safe? Here are a few tips
Ben Gromicko is pretty much the god of home inspectors. He trains and certifies most of us. Here's what Ben has to say
Get a fire/smoke/carbon monoxide meter near your fireplace for better home safety
Creosote in your flue can reignite, then very bad things happen
No home is safe without a set of fire extinguishers in all the right places, and it may help you save on your insurance.
Don't need all the grief of a fireplace? Get something that just plays a fireplace sound.