The Fascinating Early History of Chimneys

The Fascinating History of Chimneys

The Fascinating Early History of Chimneys Chimneys are a staple of architecture and feel-good winter movies. But where did the structure come from and why was it invented? The Origins of the Chimney The true origin of chimneys remains unclear to many historians, but it’s thought to be unlikely that chimneys were constructed in Europe […]

History of Chimney Sweeps

History of Chimney Sweeps

History of Chimney Sweeps While you might think the history of chimney sweeps is similar to Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins joyfully singing and dancing as he cleans, not a chapter of chimney sweep history actually looked at all like this. Unlike today, chimney sweeps have not always been highly regarded and even though […]