The Importance of Chimney Inspections

The Importance of Chimney Inspections

Relaxing in front of a crackling fire is one of the simplest, most heartwarming things a person can do with loved ones during the colder seasons. However, there’s absolutely nothing pleasant about the fires, toxic fumes, and water damage that can occur if you neglect...
6 Signs That Your Chimney Needs To Be Swept

6 Signs That Your Chimney Needs To Be Swept

What’s better than the entire family sitting around the fireplace on a cold evening— swapping funny stories and sipping hot chocolate? The short answer is: no feeling really gets better than that.  Now, we know that it’s springtime in April and that we’re a long way...
The Best Woods to Burn in Your Fireplace

The Best Woods to Burn in Your Fireplace

Whether you have recently bought a new home with a wood-burning fireplace, or you are only just beginning to explore the possibility of using the fireplace that’s been dormant since you moved in, there’s no doubt that wood-burning fireplaces are incredible. Not only...
How Often You Should Service Your Chimney

How Often You Should Service Your Chimney

Chimneys are the best way to vent the smoke from your fireplace, but in order for them to do their job, they need to be serviceable. Your chimney is the main method that soot, smoke, ash, and other toxins are shuttled away from your home and funneled outside. Just...
The Anatomy of Your Average Chimney

The Anatomy of Your Average Chimney

Your chimney is an important part of your home. It is a structure that has a purpose and serves a specific function, but do you really understand how it works? Most people think that you just toss wood on the fire and gather around on a cold day. While this is...