Video: Why you are BANNED from burning this in Chorlton, Withington, Didsbury or Northernden

It’s cheap, traditional and gives a good flame picture. But burning housecoal ANYWHERE in the Manchester City Council area could land you with a fine of up to £1,000. The reason is because the whole of Manchester - including Chorlton, Withington, Didsbury, Northernden - is a designated Smoke Control Area. The zone was brought in … Continue reading Video: Why you are BANNED from burning this in Chorlton, Withington, Didsbury or Northernden

It’s A Dangerous Time of Year For Chimneys. Here’s Why… And What You Can Do About Yours

“There’s no point doing it now. It’s been fine so far... we’ll just get it done before we start using it again.” As spring starts appearing on the horizon, it’s tempting to push all thoughts of having your chimney swept until later in the year.  But if you last had your flue swept 12 months … Continue reading It’s A Dangerous Time of Year For Chimneys. Here’s Why… And What You Can Do About Yours