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Risk of flue fires rises in winter: Here are safety tips to help keep you safe

Since flue ducts are at the top or rear of chimneys, they can be difficult to clean regularly. However, they are important, because they vent harmful gasses, like carbon dioxide, from your fireplace.

Chimney sweep Dan Hogrefe offered up tips Tuesday to ensure your fireplace doesn't become a fire hazard.

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