The Value of Your Chimney

Your fireplace is the focal point of family gatherings and a great way to take the chill off during the coldest winter nights. For many, it is a basic necessity. This does cause us to wonder: How can a family love their fireplace but at the same time neglect their...

Help! My Chimney Stinks!

It is almost summer – time to switch from the warm, cozy fireplace to full-blast, cool air conditioning. But not so fast! Did you remember to include the chimney in your spring cleaning? Because if you didn’t then you are going to have a serious problem: a...

Why Is My Chimney Smoking?

Identifying Smoking Problems In Your Chimney Nothing ruins a cozy winter night quite like large amounts of smoke pouring out of the chimney. Not only is it unpleasant and inconvenient, but also it can actually be quite dangerous to have smoke filling up the home.There...

Creosote and Your Health

Creosote and Your Health People who have chimneys in their home no doubt know about the obvious dangers that they come along with, including blazing chimney fires. However, creosote poses a serious risk if it is left to accumulate in the chimney and many homeowners...