What to Expect During Your Fireplace & Chimney Inspection

May 23, 2017
When having your fireplace and chimney inspected annually there are certain things to expect during the process. If a sweep is CSIA certified you can expect quality service each time because the sweep will follow the procedures and codes set forth by the CSIA. During each inspection a sweep will...
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Do I Need a Fire Extinguisher?

March 14, 2017
Having a fire extinguisher in your home is important to keeping your home safe. Not all fire extinguishers are created equal however and situations and location can vary on the need and type of extinguisher. Extinguishers are separated into Class Categories to help with placement and type of chemical to...
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Gas Vs. Wood Burning Fireplaces and What Works Best for You

November 8, 2016
If you’re thinking about either installing that new fireplace in your home, or maybe you’ve considered the concept of maintaining the old existing wood burning fireplace, there are several options to consider.  What makes each type unique and special to each other is the fact that while both create a...
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Common Chimney Misconceptions As Explained By Our CSIA Chimney Sweep

October 18, 2016
Wood burning fireplaces are outdated and unconventional: While many newer homes are being built with gas fireplaces there are still several advantages to owning a wood burning fireplace or stove. Wood burning typically uses no electricity helping to lower your electric bill for heating as well as being able to...
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5 Common Factors that Cause Chimney Leaks

September 6, 2016
In this articles, we’re going to help identify the five most common factors for a leaking chimney. If you know your chimney has any of these symptoms, contact our chimney service company immediately to protect your home. 1. Not Having a Chimney Cap Having an exposed chimney leaves your flue...
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