Does Your Fireplace Smell?

With outdoor temperatures rising, we’re guessing that you’re not putting your fireplace to use as much as you were a couple of months ago. In fact, once spring and summer come around, most homeowners put chimney maintenance on the back burner until fall weather...

Seeing Water Stains Around Your Chimney?

Have you noticed stains on the walls and ceilings near your chimney? If so, you likely have water leaks throughout your structure, and you’ll want to get a professional on the job as soon as you can. Water damage and leaks aren’t something you want to mess around...

Is Smoke Coming Into Your Home?

Whether you’re trying to relax at the end of a long day, throwing a holiday party, or just looking to set a festive mood for a small gathering of friends and family, lighting a fire in the fireplace can be the perfect way to set a pleasing aesthetic in your home. That...

Why Is Having Your Chimney Swept So Important?

If a recent chimney inspection revealed that a sweeping is in order before starting off your burning season, you may be feeling a bit frustrated. Investing in any additional chimney maintenance takes time and money, but in the long run, getting it taken care of early...

How To Plan A Fire Escape Route

Looking to ensure your family stays as safe as possible in the event of a fire? Even the most careful homeowners could find themselves in this scenario, so taking every possible precaution is a must. By creating a fire escape route, you will ensure everyone knows what...

Facts About Carbon Monoxide

If you own some type of heating device or gas-fueled appliance, then you’ve likely been warned about the possibility of carbon monoxide entering your home. Unfortunately, many underestimate just how harmful this gas is. Knowing more about this deadly substance could...

Why A Healthy Chimney Crown Is Necessary

When operating your fireplace throughout your burning period, two things must always be prioritized: safety and efficiency. Because of this, it is important to do everything in your power to keep your system free from excess moisture and water-related damages....