What to Prepare for Each Season With Your Chimney

June 20, 2017
Making Sure your Using Seasoned Wood Seasoned wood is important because it reduces the moisture buildup and therefore reduces the creosote buildup in your chimney. Wood should be dried for at least 6 months before use to ensure the wood is dry enough for use. Removing Ash Buildup Removing ash...
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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Wood burning fireplaces are outdated and unconventional: While many newer homes are being built with gas fireplaces there are still several advantages to owning a wood burning fireplace or stove.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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The Importance of Waterproofing Your Chimney

September 20, 2016
One of the fastest ways to see your chimney become crippled is to be complacent about water damage. Water damage will destroy the foundation of your chimney system and can lead to dangerous situations for your home. If you suspect a chimney leak or water damage on your system call...
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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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