Lakeside Fireplace is one of Northern Minnesota’s only Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) Certified Chimney Sweeps. The CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep ® credential is the hallmark of excellence among chimney and venting service professionals. The CSIA has the only national certification program for the chimney and venting service industry. Professionals who have earned the CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep credential have demonstrated their commitment to fire and chimney safety.

CSIA is a non-profit educational organization existing to provide chimney and venting safety resources to those in the industry and to you, the homeowner, with these goals in mind:

  • Elimination of residential chimney fires
  • Preventing carbon monoxide intrusion
  • Improving home heating efficiency

The CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep® credential is acknowledged by a growing number of industry organizations, insurance underwriters, local, state and federal agencies as the measure of a chimney sweep’s knowledge about the evaluation and maintenance of chimney and venting systems.

Lakeside’s Chimney Sweeping service entails:

  • Masonry chimneys
  • Zero-clearance chimneys
  • Wood Stoves
  • Chimney Repair
  • Chimney Relining
  • Level 1 Inspections
  • Level 2 inspections with ChimScan Video Scan

Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) website: