The Purpose Of A Chimney Liner

Fireplaces provide warmth and beauty to the home. In order of them to stay safe and efficient, it is important to ensure your fireplace and chimney are well-maintained and regularly inspected. One thing that is essential is a properly installed and well-kept chimney...

Don’t Overlook The Chimney Cap

As you near the end of your burning season, there are probably a few things you have on your checklist in terms of fireplace and chimney care. Many clear out ash and soot to ensure a fresh system during months of disuse. Another must is ensuring your damper is sealed...

What Is Stage 3 Creosote?

Stage 3 creosote, also known as glazed creosote, is creosote that is shiny, hardened, and extremely difficult to remove. If your sweep discovers stage 3 creosote in your chimney, they may suggest some intensive treatments to clear it. For high-quality care, you can...

Gas Appliances Need Maintenance, Too!

Have you recently converted to your wood-burning appliance to a gas fireplace, stove, or insert? Then, you know how convenient they are and how efficient they heat your space. Gas appliances are known for helping homeowners save on energy bills, and they offer heat...

The Truth Behind Chimney Fires

There is no doubt that a chimney fire does a lot of damage to your system. The extreme heat produced by the fire melts your mortar and triggers cracking all throughout your brickwork. As you can imagine, this makes your fireplace dangerous to use, as gases, smoke, and...