There are few cold-weather pleasures that are better than a roaring fireplace. The scent, the soft crackle, the glow… it can transform any space into a gloriously cozy retreat. Although it’s a seasonal favorite, lighting and maintaining a fireplace has its important details. If you’re lucky enough to have a working hearth in your home, pay attention because these 6 things to know can keep you, your loved ones, and your home safe.