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We Will Find The Source Of Your Chimney Leak

You may not know it, but chimney leaks can be a major source of water damage to your chimney. There are certain signs to be aware of to determine if your chimney is suffering a leak. These include a musty smell in the proximity of the fireplace, water dripping into your firebox, mold or peeling... Read more

Chimney and Fireplace Cleaning For Better Health

No doubt, parents are concerned about anything around the house that could adversely affect the health of themselves and their kids. A dirty chimney or fireplace is probably not the number one place you would consider. Perhaps you should. A chimney, especially when it is dirty can be the source of: Carbon monoxide poisoning Respiratory... Read more

Why Gas Fireplaces Need Servicing

If you’ve ever been in the market for a home fireplace, you are probably aware that there are two styles from which to choose. One is wood burning. The other is gas.  Many opt for the gas fireplace because it is perceived to be cleaner than the alternative and it can be turned on instantly.... Read more

Is a Damper and a Flue the Same Thing?

Sometimes the flue and damper are used interchangeably, but they are actually two different but vital components necessary for a safe and efficient fireplace. It is recommended that you schedule an annual chimney inspection which includes checking the flue and damper for signs of wear and damage to ensure your fireplace and chimney remain safe... Read more

The Pros Guide to a Leaky Chimney

A leaky chimney can occur at any time and is often a sign of a potential problem. With so many possible entry points, it can be challenging to pinpoint the source of the leak. Time is of the essence when diagnosing and repairing chimney leaks to prevent extensive water damage. We’ll explore the five common... Read more

Fireplace Safety Tips Everyone Should Know

It is important to address fireplace safety rather than simply looking forward to staying cozy by the fire in winter. Risks are associated with the open flames in fireplaces and wood stoves. To avoid disaster, follow basics in fire safety, such as the fireplace safety tips that follow and that everyone should know. Tips on... Read more

Do I REALLY Need a Chimney Cleaning?

When it comes to chimney sweeping, many homeowners wonder if it is really necessary. Since there is no smoke or fire, everything must be working fine. Right? Not necessarily. Creosote build-up is the number one cause of house fires. It is also entirely preventable. Also, a chimney fire is not always noticeable. Many homeowners are... Read more

Winter Chimney Odor Issues

While burning wood in the fireplace on a chilly day, you are probably expecting to relax to the warm, soothing, and pleasant aroma of oak, chestnut, pine, or other favorite wood. Instead, a strange and unpleasant odor fills the room that worsens as the wood continues to burn and you’re wondering where it’s coming from.... Read more

Can Chimneys Get Repaired in the Winter?

Although not the best time of year, we can perform chimney repairs in the winter. The biggest obstacle, however, may be getting to your location as fast as you would like. Winter is the busiest time of year for chimney technicians. The higher call volume combined with the slick and snowy roads common in winter... Read more

Do Chimney Cleaning Logs Really Work?

Wood-burning fires create a wonderful ambiance, but the creosote they produce has many people wondering if chimney cleaning logs work. Creosote is highly flammable, and it creates more buildup in the flue with every log burned in the fireplace. The danger of creosote together with the frequency of chimney cleaning that might be needed motivates... Read more