We were having a leakage issue in our basement that was due to moisture in our chimney. The frigid Chicago weather has caused quite a havoc this winter. Lindemann was able to diagnose the problem and ... - Steve M. (Chicago, IL)
My experience with Lindemann was excellent. They came out and did what no one else could. Mine was a smoke issue. After having a fire the entire house would smell of smoke. I could have hung pork bell... - Frank F. (Mount Prospect, IL)
These guys are great! We had our chimney inspected/cleaned by Jim who was extremely knowledgeable and super nice! Definitely recommend these guys! And free wood with the chimney cleaning! Super! ... - Steve S. (Chicago, IL)
When we think of a cozy fireplace, we often picture a warm wood burning unit. One that has the natural aroma of wood and the crackling sounds of burning ambers. Wood burning fireplaces are highly sought after especially in the chilly windy city of Chicago.
But are you using the best fuel to keep your fireplace burning cleanly and efficiently? The wood you choose can make all the difference when it comes to how enjoyable your fire actually is. Read on to learn more about how to best fuel your own wood burning fireplace.
Below are what experts recommend as the best wood types for the fireplace:
Here are some wood burning tips for the fireplace:
If your fireplace is a wood burning unit trust it’s care and upkeep only to the best – Lindemann Chimney Service. We have a professional staff of certified sweeps ready to clean and inspect your Chicago fireplace and service any potential hazards. As an added value to our customers, each of our standard cleanings includes a level 2 NFPA inspection. Contact us today to schedule your appointment.