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The Chill Factor: Understanding and Addressing Drafty Chimneys

Your chimney needs a certain level of healthy draft, but what about unwanted cold drafts? Understanding drafts is a crucial Read more

Replace Your Fireplace – or Upgrade It?

Buying a new fireplace and having it installed can be costly. A fireplace upgrade, however, can solve most or all Read more

A Fireplace Insert May Be Perfect for You

As beautiful as traditional masonry fireplaces are, they’re known to be highly inefficient and cost a lot of money to Read more

How to Fix Your Smelly Fireplace

Winter is officially here, meaning thousands of people will count on their fireplaces for warmth and atmosphere. What they don’t Read more

What Can You Do with Your Fireplace Ashes? Here Are 7 Ideas.

Most people clean the ash out of their fireplaces and stoves and throw it away. If you’d rather do something Read more

It Pays to Keep Your Furnace Flue Clean

Flues connected to furnaces, like those connected to fireplaces, are designed to channel heat and combustion gases away from the Read more

Animals in My Chimney – What Can I Do?

Most small animals make their own homes, but many of them aren’t opposed to using chimneys as dwellings and saving Read more

Winter Chimney Maintenance Tasks

Keeping your chimney safe and efficient takes a little work. Fortunately, most of the “heavy lifting” will be done by Read more

Creosote Risks and How To Prevent Them

Imagine you and your family snuggled around a roaring fire in the living room. It’s a scene straight out of Read more

Why You Should Have Your Chimney Insulated

When we talk about chimney insulation, we don’t mean putting a shroud over the outside of a chimney like we Read more

 

Use an Experienced, Established Chimney Sweep Company!

Don’t take chances with uninsured, novice, roofers, unregistered business, no workman’s comp.
Our pros have to know what they’re doing when they put their heads up a chimney and to do that, chimney sweeps obtain specialized training and have years of experience in the field.