Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everybody, and a special thanks to all of my customers and people who refer me regularly. Lou Curley’s Chimney Service will be closed this Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday for the Thanksgiving holiday.   ...

4 Things to do now that it’s officially Fall

It’s now officially Fall. It’s chilly at night and pretty soon the heat will be running and the fireplaces will be burning. Here’s a quick checklist of Fall maintenance things to do (that I can help you with) to get ready for the cold weather: Have...

Is Your Chimney Ready for a Cold & Snowy Winter?

The 2014 Farmer’s Almanac is out and calling for a cold and snowy Winter. A cold winter means your heat will be on more often. A snowy Winter means more time at home in front of your fireplace. Whether you have a fireplace, wood stove, gas logs, or just a...

Your Furnace Also Vents Through a Chimney

Your gas or oil furnace, boiler, or water heater most likely vents through a chimney. This flue is often neglected and most homeowners wrongly assume that their HVAC contractors do the required annual maintenance on this chimney as part of their service contract. This...