• DIY

    DIY Chimney Plug

    Chalk this DIY up to one of the most random projects we’ve ever done in the name of saving a buck. We have two wood burning fireplaces we do not use. We could, but for a variety of reasons, we really like our forced-air gas furnace. However, the draft from our chimneys was wreaking havoc with our heating and cooling bill. For some unknown reason neither of our fireplaces have a damper. I could stand next to the fireplace┬áin the living room and feel the cold air pouring into the house this winter. Not good.┬áIt’s just as bad as one of my kids leaving the back door open. Except this…