Formation of Modern Chimney Codes & Chimney Maintenance

Older homes are known for their character, charm, and unique architectural details particularly the fireplaces and chimneys that are especially sought after when buyers are on the market for older homes. But despite having much of the beautiful original details that made the fireplace a focal point in older homes, fireplaces and chimneys can have … Continue reading Formation of Modern Chimney Codes & Chimney Maintenance

History of Chimney Sweeps

While you might think the history of chimney sweeps is similar to Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins joyfully singing and dancing as he cleans, not a chapter of chimney sweep history actually looked at all like this. Unlike today, chimney sweeps have not always been highly regarded and even though it’s always been seen … Continue reading History of Chimney Sweeps