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...

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...

What’s The Deal with Creosote?

There are lots of things that can threaten the structural integrity of your chimney and fireplace. Water damage, cracks and crumbling, and broken down parts are just a few of the many things sweeps check for on a regular basis. Yet, there’s something else, as well,...

We Clean Gas, Wood & Oil-Burning Appliances

Chimney sweepings and cleanings are essential when it comes to keeping your system in tip-top shape, and with cooler fall weather just around the corner, now is the time to call in our expert team. We clean all types of appliances, working with various different fuel...

Why We Recommend Annual Chimney Inspections

When it comes to chimney maintenance, you’ll hear the same thing from pretty much any sweep – annual inspections are important! This is something that is stressed by companies all over the country, and the CSIA promotes it, too. Having your system checked out at...