Proper firewood preparation and storage

The perfect fall fire begins with the right wood. Properly seasoned and stored firewood burns hotter and more efficiently; that means your fireplace returns more heat to your home and your chimney won’t dirty as quickly. So how do you make sure that your firewood is...

Fireplace Safety Tips

Your fireplace adds warmth and comfort to your home and helps to lower your heating bills during the cold winter months. However, your fireplace also can pose a danger to your home and your family — Fireplaces and chimneys are responsible for 42 percent of all home...

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...