We at the Chimney Safety Institute of America were proudly and prominently featured in NBC’s Today Show report on the importance of hiring a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep®.

We’ve blogged in recent weeks about the realities that can come when working with contractors who have not been trained in ethical practices like our certified sweeps have been.

The Today Show story, which features expert analysis from CSIA Director of Education Ashley Eldridge, speaks for itself, and we’ll let you watch rather than write a long synopsis of the report. Click the player below to jump to the video and full transcript.