Protect Your Chimney From Chimney Swifts

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...
Why is a Chimney Cap Important?

Why is a Chimney Cap Important?

The chimney cap is one of the most essential, yet often overlooked part of a chimney system. It does multiple jobs to protect your chimney, yet many still question it’s purpose. The professionals know that every chimney should have a cap. Regardless the type of fuel...
Dealing with Chimney Swifts

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...
Chirping in Your Chimney?

Chirping in Your Chimney?

Preventing Chimney Swifts from Calling Your Chimney Home There are many different animals of all species and sizes that tend to make their homes inside of chimneys. Chimney swifts are unique because they can only live in a structure similar to a chimney. Although they...