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

When it comes to fireplaces you have to be extremely vigilant in terms of the care you provide them. After all, a fireplace that is not afforded high quality servicing and regularly cleaning can potentially become dangerous due to the … Readmore

When you have a working chimney within your home that is used on a regular basis, it becomes your responsibility to ensure that it is operated under safe conditions. When a chimney is not regularly inspected and swept, it can … Readmore

Chimneys were once a principal part of the home however due to modern adaptions, not many homes have them installed anymore. Thankfully, a large majority of the buildings within the UK were constructed during the industrial revolution meaning that their … Readmore