The Function of a Chimney Damper

During the spring and summer, chimney owners think about the condition of their chimney cap and chimney crown a lot. These components of your fireplace system are incredibly important. They keep out the summer precipitation and any kind of creatures that might try to...

The Process of a Chimney Rebuild

It’s important to keep a close eye on your home to make sure that everything is in good shape and running properly. The best way to do that is to inspect your home on a regular basis and take note of any changes. Another important thing to do if you own a home with a...

Schedule an Early Chimney Cleaning

Do you remember the last time you had your chimneys inspected and cleaned? Spring is the perfect time to get ahead on cleaning, especially relating to your chimney. When the weather gets hot, the last thing you want to think about is cleaning. Call the professionals...

The Importance of Dryer Vent Cleaning

Once the weather starts changing, it’s natural to start thinking about all the things on your to-do list. It’s been a long, cold winter, and things just start looking dingy over time. Not only that, but over the winter it gets pretty easy to just throw things in a...

Repairing Masonry Through Tuckpointing

There are many parts to your chimney: the bricks and mortar, the chimney liner, the chimney crown, the flashing, and the firebox just to name a few. It is very important to keep each part of them well maintained; so you can have a safe and efficient chimney and...

The Importance of Chimney Flashing Repair

When you’re building something, it is of utmost importance to make certain that all areas that need to be sealed together are sealed. If you’re making a box, you have to make sure that every side meets – leaving no gaps for the contents to slip through. However,...

Waterproofing Your Chimney

Have you ever left your laundry out on the clothesline too long, and a rainstorm sprang up? Sure enough, you have a line full of clothes that need to be dried again. That’s pretty frustrating. Or have you ever taken a walk when the skies open up and leave you soaking...

All About Chimney Crowns and Caps

There are many different ways to say the same thing… Some people say that you make a mistake; others might say you made an error. In some parts of the country you wear rain boots; in others, you wear galoshes. You might drink soda; someone else might drink pop....