Why You Should Have Your Chimney Inspected

Every winter there are thousands of chimney fires across the US and worldwide that cause injury and death, displace families from homes, and account for millions of dollars in damages. The most important thing about chimney fires is that they’re preventable. Most...

We Can Repair and Install a Firebox for Fall

Now is the time to make necessary repairs to your chimney system. Some repairs may be completely cosmetic and some may save your life and save you money. When the firebox needs repairs it can be both dangerous and unsightly. It’s important to repair the firebox before...

How Tuckpointing Works

Masonry damage can be unsightly, bringing down the value of your chimney, dropping efficiency, and creating a fire hazard. It may not seem like a big deal–a few cracks are no big deal, right? Wrong. Spalling masonry–that’s cracking, crumbling, and...

The Many Jobs of a Chimney Cap

Your chimney is made of many parts. Each part of the system is very important for a safe and efficient fireplace, including your chimney cap. When it comes to your chimney cap, prevention is key. It’s small, seemingly unnoticeable, but it does a big job for your...

Why You Should Waterproof Your Chimney

Your chimney is one of the best things about your house. For example, it increases your property value. It also enhances your interior design, becomes a backdrop for family memories and photos, and has a functioning purpose. Burning a fire during cool months can mean...

It’s Time to Get Your Dryer Vent Cleaned

Did you know clothes dryers account for 2,900 home fires each year? Clothes dryer fires cause an estimated 5 deaths, 100 injuries, and $35 million in property loss each year. And the majority of these fires are caused from the failure to clean your dryer vents. The US...

Protect Your Chimney From Chimney Swifts

Spring may be the season that identifies a problem with your chimney, and you don’t want to be the last to know! A leak means there’s a problem with the masonry, flashing, crown, or cap. An odor problem also means there’s a leak or it needs to be cleaned. An animal in...