Why sweeping your chimney matters in France

A sweep's brush sticks out of the top of a brick chimney against a cloudy sky

You can be fined up to €450 if you don't maintain in-use chimneys at your property correctly

HOME owners and tenants are reminded that an annual sweep of the chimney is obligatory for people with any sort of fireplace in use.

Standard multi-risk insurance includes cover for damage caused by chimney fires – ...

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