All posts tagged "chimney sweep"
The Importance of Chimney Safety
Dick Van Dyke, who played a chimney sweep in “Mary Poppins,” and who made that profession better known, was born December 13, 1925. Whereas he clowned around about being a “sweep,” it’s serious business. Problems often stem...
- Posted May 4, 2014
Avoid A Fireplace Smoke Screen
The military smoke screen was first used in 1923 in a test off Cape Hatteras. It was undertaken to conceal ship and troop movements from enemy eyes. For land and sea battles, it works well. But in...
- Posted May 2, 2014