The Purpose of a Chimney Damper

There are so many parts to your chimney that need to be taken care of. Clearly, the structure of the chimney itself is of the utmost importance. It’s important to keep an eye on the mortar that surrounds the chimney for flaking or soft and crumbly mortar. This helps...

The Function of a Chimney Cap

What is the purpose of a chimney cap? Caps cover things. A ball cap or stocking cap covers your head. A gas cap covers the top of your gas tank and a chimney cap is there to protect your chimney from the weathering effects of precipitation. Your chimney is a sturdy...

Wood and Pellet Stove Installation

It’s time to start on those indoor redecorating projects. Whether you are redoing the bathroom, putting new carpet in, or going all out and doing a kitchen redo, it’s a great time to draw up the plans and get that job done. Another great way to redecorate and make...

Smoke Chamber Repair for the New Year

When you discuss your fireplace and chimney system, there are some parts that are more known than others. For example, the firebox is obviously where the fire is built, and the chimney crown sits at the top of the chimney, right where anyone can see it and directs...

Schedule a Fireplace Inspection for New Years

With the new year approaching quickly, it’s time to think about the things that you can do to make life safer and easier for rest of the winter. It’s easy to make resolutions, whether they are about improving your health, your home, or your social life. However, if...

Have a Clean Chimney for Santa!

Now that December is here, thoughts turn from turkey and pumpkin pie to peppermint sticks, fudge, lighting the menorah or trimming the tree! The holidays are a special time of year, filled with family and friends, cheerful music playing on the radio, and special...

All About Wood and Pellet Stoves

If you have a fireplace, you know how nice it is to settle down in front of a crackling fire. But even if you don’t have a fireplace, you can still get that comfy, cozy feeling by purchasing a wood stove or a pellet stove. Either option can give you that homey,...

A Clean Chimney for the Holidays

It’s the middle of November, it’s time to start thinking about the holidays! Even though this can be an exceptionally busy time of the year, it can also be a time for making memories that last a lifetime. There’s nothing like building a crackling fire and gathering...