With The Arrival of Summer Here are Some of the Issues You Might Have with Your Chimney

With the arrival of the summer season there are always a few things you can count on, like backyard parties, beach trips and plenty of outdoor fun. There are a few things that come with the seasons that no one looks forward to. One of these is chimney issues that usually show up at this […]

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Protect Your Chimney with these 3 Chimney Maintenance Tasks

Chimney maintenance is essential not just for efficiency, but for home safety as well. Unfortunately, many people think it should be at the bottom of the summer maintenance checklist. If you want to keep your chimney working the way it should and protect your home, summer is the best time to do this. Here are […]

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Plan Your Chimney 2017 Repairs Now so They’re Finished by Summer’s End

Every chimney needs some type of repair during its lifetime, and neglecting this can pose a risk to the home and its inhabitants. When a chimney technician carries out an inspection on a regular basis, minor damage may be found from one season to the next. Repairing small problems quickly is less expensive and it […]

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How to Prepare Your Chimney for Summer

We’ve written several blogs on how to prepare your chimney and fireplace for winter, including a quick 10 steps style preparation article. But today we’re going to focus on preparing your fireplace and chimney for summer. Call us if you’re ready to put your fireplace and chimney to rest for the remainder of the summer. […]

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Chimney Waterproofing DIY or Call a Chimney Sweep?

  You know that waterproofing the chimney is extremely important, but you may not know exactly how to do the task on your own. Waterproofing the chimney can be done as a DIY project, but you need to understand that it does require the use of a ladder. You have to be comfortable in high […]

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Chimney Myths that Need to be Squashed Immediately

  Your chimney has a major function in your home and it works hard to keep the smoke and flames from a fire from entering your home. There are many myths about chimneys that have been floating around for years and we want to address some of them. Our goal is to give you the […]

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5 Signs of Damage to Watch Out for if You Have a Chimney

If you have a chimney, you need the dangers that can come with it if not properly maintained. To keep your chimney working and in good condition, you should know the main signs that repairs are needed. Not only will this help to keep you and your family and house safe, it can save you […]

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4 Reasons Why Summer is the Best Time of Year for Chimney Repairs

Chimney repairs become necessary as chimneys age and begin to show signs of wear and tear, however, the fall and the winter are not the best times to do these repairs. The warmer weather of the summer is the best time for chimney repairs, so you will want to get prepared and make an appointment […]

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Your Yearly Inspection and 3 Other Reasons to Clean Your Chimney

  Regular chimney cleaning and inspection are extremely important for the health of your chimney. Routine maintenance is required for our vehicles and even for us as we visit our doctor and dentist for annual examinations. A dirty chimney poses a variety of health issues and dangers to your family and home. Four Reasons to […]

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Repair Your Chimney Masonry This Summer

  When was the last time you looked at your chimney? We mean, really looked at it? Have you noticed anything out of the ordinary lately? If you haven’t looked at your chimney too closely or you haven’t had your chimney cleaned and inspected in a while, then we recommend that you call a professional […]

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