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Converting Wood Fireplaces to Gas

Summer is nearing its end and that means it’s time to think about your winter heat. Homeowners who depend on wood for their fire heat may be stressing about properly seasoned firewood and whether or not they have some. If you struggle each year to maintain enough...

The Importance of a Chase Top

As a homeowner with a fireplace and chimney, it’s important to keep up with your chimney system. It’s one of the largest systems in your home, and the condition can affect everything inside your home. If your chimney is missing a part–especially a chase...

The Process of Chimney Masonry Rebuilds

There are many reasons for a chimney rebuild. Your chimney may be badly damaged or it may need some cosmetic updates. Many homeowners work on their chimney and fireplace before a home sale or refinancing because it can boost the property value substantially. Whatever...

Schedule Your Early Chimney Sweep

It may not seem like a big deal right now, but spring and summer is the best time for chimney maintenance. Clean your chimney now, and you don’t have to worry about it until burn season. You also won’t need another inspection this year and can save money this...

The Necessity of Dryer Vent Cleanings

Over 80 percent of American households have a clothes dryer. If you own a home in Porter, LaPorte, or Lake County, you are not only in our service area, but you most likely have a dryer vent that needs to be cleaned! Most homeowners buy large appliances like the...

Fireplace and Chimney Rebuilds

Your chimney system is a very integrate part of your house. During the summer, your chimney and chimney cap help to keep water, drafts, and animals out of your home. During the winter, your chimney works tirelessly by providing heat. Your chimney works very hard to...

Masonry Chimney Repairs

In most of the country, we’ve experienced a strange winter and even stranger spring. Many regions are still experiencing snow and freezing temperatures, so homeowners in our area of Northwest Indiana are still burning fires. Despite what the calendar says, you...

Advantages of Chimney Waterproofing

A licensed and certified chimney sweep has a job that is never quite finished, much like your chimney system, which also works year-round. During the fall and winter seasons, we take calls to install, repair, and perform preventative maintenance all throughout our...