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The Purpose of a Chimney Crown

This fall, as you prepare your home for winter, don’t forget your chimney! Everything that affects your home throughout the year will also affect your chimney. Water is the worst thing that can happen to a healthy chimney system, but keeping it in proper working order...

The Importance of Chimney Creosote Removal

When it’s time to break out the light jacket and the long socks, that means it’s also time to get the fireplace ready for a fire. As temperatures dip and you find yourself switching your thermostat from a/c to heat, a fire could be saving you some money and helping...

Schedule an Inspection Before Fall

August seems to be the start of plans for fall. Many homeowners are buying firewood for their fireplaces, planning weekends off for bonfires, and more. While you’re planning your Halloween costumes and fall and winter budget, make sure you also plan for your fireplace...

Purpose of Chimney Flashing

The chimney system is made up of many parts—some are built along with the system (flue, firebox, smoke chamber), others are added components (chimney cap, flashing). Every single part of the chimney system is essential no matter when it was built or what brand of...