The Importance of Fireplace Inspections

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American Patriot Home Inspection of Fort Worth, TX provides home inspections across the area. Our home inspector will thoroughly inspect your property from top to bottom including your fireplace. These days fireplaces are in high demand in homes across the country, even here in Fort Worth.

Fireplaces are a great feature to your home because they provide both ambiance and heat. However, like any heating system wood burning fireplaces require regular maintenance to ensure safe and efficient operation.

Tips for wood burning fireplaces

  • Do not burn trash
  • Have your chimney and fireplace inspected and cleaned annually
  • Use a spark screen
  • Burn seasoned hardwood