Chimney Fires Happen

It is something none of us like to imagine…waking up to smoke, in the dark – fear racing through our veins. Unfortunately, many homeowners face this horrible situation because of chimney fires. Anyone with a chimney attached to their home needs to understand the...

Chimney Best Practices

A Clean Fireplace and Chimney for a Joyous Christmas Season There is nothing more satisfying than hearing the roaring crackle of the fire and the toasty warm feeling of a fireplace. Don’t you just love the peace and serenity a fully functional chimney and fireplace...

Repointing a Chimney

Strengthening the Mortar Have you noticed that the joints between the bricks on your chimney are crumbling or missing? Those of us living in Maryland won’t be surprised that chimneys are affected by our weather conditions. When it’s always humid and warm—not to...