Clean fireplace screens with a solution of liquid diswashing detergent and water to remove caked on dirt and grime. Scrub the fireplace screen clean with a soft bristle brush, then wipe with a lint free cloth to prevent rusting.
Fixing leaky roof flashing can help you avoid more expensive roof repairs. First check chimneys, vent pipes or other openings for loose or deteriorated leaky flashing. To fix the leaky flashing, seal it with roof cement.