fireplace cleaningThe fireplace can be place of respite from the cold for one during bitter winters. It can be a great meeting place for all the family to hang out together. However, this same can be a very tiring piece of house to clean and maintain. Cleaning one’s fireplace can be a very tough job and it is necessary that one knows the dos and don’ts of the job before going for it.

One should always use proper cleaning solution to clean the fireplace else it can be harmful for it. The cleaning solution should also not leave a flammable residue to avoid any major accident. It should be non-abrasive so that the fireplace is not eroded or corroded due to the chemicals in the solution. One should not use water to clean it as then the ash will become a paste and it will not be easy to clean it.