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Chimney Cleaning Compound Popular

Issue 2 and Volume 81.

Chimney Cleaning Compound Popular The use of Kilsoot powder to keep chimneys clean and to fight chimney fires, has been recommended by a number of fire chiefs who have had satisfactory results from its use. William Nixon, chief of the Newburgh, N. Y., department suggests that chimneys be treated at least once a month with this powder, in places burning fuel oil for heat. J. R. Eldridge of the Johnson City, N. Y., department writes that a chimney fire broke out there is a four-story tenement. Two packages of the powder placed in a kitchen stove on the first floor extinguished the fire and avoided sending firemen on the snow covered pitched roof.

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