Plainfield, IN — The Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) has launched a new version of, which replaces a version that had been in use for nearly a decade. The new website contains the same essential content for both homeowners and industry professionals, but is a drastic leap forward in terms of design and functionality.

“We are incredibly excited about the new CSIA website”, said CSIA Executive Director, Frances Kelly. “With the huge growth in web traffic we have experienced over the past few years, making our website easier to navigate for both desktop and mobile users became a top priority for us. We are incredibly pleased with the final result.”

As part of the new website launch, CSIA also introduced a new logo for their CSIA Certified Dryer Exhaust Technician (C-DET) credential. The new C-DET logo, based on the current CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep logo, will begin gradually replacing the pervious C-DET logo on C-DET credential holder’s identification badges in January of 2017.

About the Chimney Safety Institute of America

The Chimney Safety Institute of America has been the industry leader in chimney and dryer vent maintenance education since 1983. A nonprofit organization run by a volunteer board of directors, CSIA is dedicated to the education, training and certification of chimney and industry related professionals, and to educating the public about the dangers of chimney fires and other problems related to the maintenance and performance of chimney and venting systems. Nationally-recognized credentials offered by CSIA include the CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep, CSIA Certified Dryer Exhaust Technician, and CSIA Master Chimney Sweep.

With more than 1,800 CSIA Certified Chimney Sweeps and 350 CSIA Certified Dryer Exhaust Technicians located across the United States, it has never been easier to find a qualified chimney professional near you. To locate your nearest CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep, simply enter your zip code at


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