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How to Fix a Stuck Fireplace Damper

Use a wire brush and WD-40 to open a stuck fireplace damper.

Not being able to open your throat damper makes your fireplace unusable.  If you light a fire, smoke will flow out of the fireplace into the room, if the damper is closed.  It’s not unusual to find that the handle

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How to Open Fireplace Damper

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A throat damper is a metal door located above the firebox, but below the flue pipe.  (See a diagram of the parts of a chimney here.)  When the damper is closed, it slows the loss of heat that would otherwise

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Three Steps to a More Efficient Fireplace

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1. Burn Seasoned Firewood Seasoned firewood has been allowed to dry after being cut and split, usually for about six months. Freshly cut firewood contains a huge amount of water, so instead of burning and putting off heat, your fire’s

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How To Install a Lyemance Damper and Cap

How to Install a Lyemance Damper with Chimney Cap Watch this step-by-step video with how-to tips on how to install a Lyemance damper or Lyemance damper with chimney cap.

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