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...
Chimney Caps: What They Are and What They Do

Chimney Caps: What They Are and What They Do

What Is a Chimney Cap? Chimney caps are the protective coverings at the very top of your chimney. They are typically made of copper or steel mesh and are available in various styles to match the design of your home’s exterior. Sitting on top of the mesh ring is...
The Fascinating Early History of Chimneys

The Fascinating Early History of Chimneys

Chimneys are a staple of architecture and feel-good winter movies.  But where did the structure come from and why was it invented? The Origins of the Chimney   The true origin of chimneys remains unclear to many historians, but it’s thought to be unlikely...
Benefits of Stainless Steel Chimney Liners

Benefits of Stainless Steel Chimney Liners

What Is a Chimney Liner? A liner in a masonry chimney is defined as a “ceramic, clay, or metal conduit installed inside of a chimney, intended to contain the combustion products, direct them to the outside atmosphere, and protect the chimney walls from heat and...