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Watch Out for Chimney Swifts This Spring!

Have you been hearing the sounds of birds chirping coming from your chimney lately? Your chimney may have been invaded by a family of chimney swifts, a migratory bird that is protected by law under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. This means that it is illegal to remove...

Dealing with Chimney Swifts

If you have been hearing the sounds of birds chirping from your fireplace, your chimney may have become a nesting home for chimney swifts. Since chimney swifts are protected under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, it is illegal to remove these birds from your chimney by...

Help! There’s an Animal in My Chimney

As winter approaches, animals begin looking for a warm, safe place to nest during the cold months of the year. Unfortunately, some animals mistake an uncapped chimney for a hollow tree without realizing the chimney is attached to a home. When animals take up residence...

Foul-smelling Fireplace?

Stinky Fireplace? If you notice a strong odor coming from your fireplace, chances are there is a problem going on in your chimney. Fortunately, the most common problems are easily corrected by a Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA)-certified company like Mr....