The chimney is more complicated than people assume which is why it is important that ensure that they are inspected on a regular basis by a licenced professional. After all, it is very unlikely that a homeowner will understand chimney … Readmore

Letting your chimney fall into disrepair is something none of us want, but unfortunately, with all the other things going on in our busy lives, sometimes it is something we tend to overlook. We don’t often give our fireplaces and … Readmore

Here at Pearson Sweep we recognise that we wouldn’t be here without the invention of the chimney itself! After all, we spend a lot of time around them! With this said, the modern chimney design is nothing like the ones … Readmore

Considering cleaning your chimney? Whether you choose a professional service or decide to tackle it by yourself, here are a range of different methods to maximise your cleaning; and enable you to get the best possible outcome. Rod Method, Top … Readmore

Unfortunately, 10% of homes in the UK do not have a functioning carbon monoxide detector installed. Not only is this incredibly dangerous, it is also rather foolish. After all, it takes just 5 minutes to do and having one in … Readmore

With energy costs on the rise again, more and more people are looking at alternative solutions to heat their home and save money. With this said, they tend to forget that precious pennies are escaping through their fireplace – the … Readmore

The purpose of a chimney is to remove dangerous and harmful gases from the home that occur as a result of combustion. Due to this, it can hard to see how leaks and rainwater could play a part in the … Readmore

Whilst it is always best to hire a professional to deal with complicated chimney problems, the jargon that the experts tend to use can often be alienating. Here at Pearson Sweep we like to ensure that all of our clients … Readmore

Here at Pearson Sweep we like to think that we are the most experienced and qualified chimney sweeps around. After all, we certainly know what we are talking about when it comes to separating fact from fiction. In order to … Readmore

So: You’ve got your fireplace all set up. You’re ready to burn some logs and give your home that warm and cosy feel as you sit back and listen to the crackle of burning wood – bliss. But wait: You’ve … Readmore