Wood fireplaces, wood stoves, gas furnaces, and oil furnaces are all used to keep homes, businesses, and rental properties throughout New York warm during blustery winter weather. If you burn fuel to keep your property warm, you must make sure that your chimney is safe to use. Your chimney contractor can inspect your chimney to make sure it is sound and to ensure that your liner is in good shape. Many property owners do not know what kind of chimney liner they have. If this is the case for you, it is a good indication that it’s time to call the professionals. Chimney liners are essential for the performance and safety of your stove or furnace and for the structure of your home or business. An unlined chimney could cause a fire in less than four hours of use! Check out this infographic for a look at chimney liners. Please share with your friends and family to help keep everyone safe.