With winter firmly behind us, you may think that you don’t have to worry about your chimney for a few months but don’t be so quick to remove chimney maintenance from your to-do list. If you neglected to have your… Read More
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Why is My Chimney Tilting?
Chimneys are a classic and timeless addition to any home. If you have a chimney you know how important it is to maintain it regularly. A tilted or leaning chimney is a sign that there is a serious issue with… Read More
What to Know About Chimney Cracks
A chimney is an excellent addition to any home. A fireplace and chimney are perfect for heating your home while saving on energy costs. If you have a chimney, it is crucial to maintain it to keep the chimney in… Read More
What Causes Strange Chimney Smells?
Have you ever noticed a strange, unpleasant smell coming from your fireplace? Chimney odors become more common during the summertime when the moisture inside a chimney heats up on hot and humid days. Bad chimney smells are often the result… Read More
Does Your Chimney Need to be Relined?
A chimney liner is a clay, ceramic, or metal duct installed inside a chimney to contain the combustion materials and then vent them outside your home. The lining of your chimney is crucial in the safe operation of your chimney… Read More
Why Should You Line Your Chimney
Chimney liners are hidden inside the chimney, but their role is critical in keeping your home safe. Plus, chimney liners are often required as a part of building codes. A poorly maintained flue or chimney is one of the most… Read More
Signs That You Need Your Chimney Relined
Would you know if you needed your chimney relined? Your chimney liner, as well as all of its other components, needs to work correctly for your chimney to operate at optimal performance. We’ve discussed a few times the importance of… Read More
The Different Parts of a Chimney Explained
While the essential parts of a chimney might not be the hot topic at your next trivia night, they should still have a discussion. For any homeowner who has a chimney, understanding the different parts and how they work together… Read More
The Benefits of Lined Chimneys
Lined chimneys can make a world of difference. There are many benefits of having your chimney lined or relined. Taking care of this part of the home is often neglected, which is a mistake. Not properly taking care of your… Read More