What to Do if a Chimney Fire Starts

  Homeowners should always be concerned about the possibility of chimney fires, but this risk is greatly reduced with proper care. The main cause of these fires is failure to maintain and clean the chimney properly. Poor component installation can occasionally pose a...

Waterproofing a Masonry Chimney

  You might not have a chimney leak, but this does not mean that you do not have to waterproof the chimney. Many people ignore this, and only think about it when they start to see signs of moisture in the home. You have to remember that constant exposure to the...

Things You Need to Know about Carbon Monoxide

  The Centers for Disease Control states that an average of 400 Americans die each year from carbon monoxide poisoning, and another 4000 are hospitalized. With anything that is dangerous, the best way to be safe is to know as much as you can about it. Having an...