A fireplace adds warmth to a home like nothing else. Yet the coziness this feature brings can quickly become undermined if you're not vigilant about keeping your chimney up to snuff. If you have a fireplace that's been behaving oddly, or if it has just been a long time since your last chimney inspection, read on. This article will introduce three common problems that can affect the safety and performance of your chimney.
If you have an older oil tank on your land that is still in use or one that has not been properly decommissioned, you need to monitor it for possible problems. Although these tanks were meant to last for decades, they cannot last forever. If you have a tank that is corroding, chances are it is releasing oil into the soil. Since you are responsible for this tank and the negative affect it may have on the environment, you need to take care of the problem as soon as possible.