There are times when you are trying to build a fire and end up frustrated when your efforts don’t pay off.fireplace

Here are some tips to build a successful fire on cold day.

  • Check if you are chimney is clean and free from blockages, hire a certified chimney cleaner if needed.
  • Make sure the damper is open
  • Use only dry seasoned hardwood, avoid using things that create noxious fumes
  • Start with small logs and crumpled paper to light the fire
  • Stack bigger logs over the base fire in a criss-cross manner
  • Enjoy the warm, crackling fire!