Problems With Cracked Chimney Crowns

Problems With Cracked Chimney Crowns

There are some problems that can occur with your chimney system even when it’s not in use. Perhaps the off-season is the time when you should pay the most attention to your chimney. When you’re busy burning fires through the winter, that you don’t...
Why Is My Fireplace Smoking?

Why Is My Fireplace Smoking?

A fire naturally produces smoke. However, there is no good reason that it should be smoking anyplace other than your chimney. The chimney is designed to vent all of the harmful byproducts of the fire up and out of the house. This protects your family from health...
The Luck of the Chimney Sweep

The Luck of the Chimney Sweep

You may have heard that chimney sweeps bring luck with them, and you wondered why a chimney sweep would be so lucky. At Mr. Smokestack Chimney Service, we are asked this question all of the time. Many Americans have not heard these legends as they all originated in...
What Your Chimney Needs this Spring

What Your Chimney Needs this Spring

At Mr. Smokestack, we have the most correspondence with our valued clients during the cooler months, when fireplaces, stoves and chimneys are getting the most use and thus the most attention. But to us, making chimney care a part of your spring home maintenance...