Your 5-Step Guide to Preventing Chimney Fires

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When you bought your home, it’s unlikely that you were you handed a how-to guide on keeping your chimney and fireplace safe. The fact is, the beautiful fireplace you enjoy snuggling in front of with family and friends during the colder months needs proper TLC throughout the winter season (and beyond!). This 5-step guide will… Read more »

Should I Restore Or Rebuild My Chimney?

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All chimneys will need maintenance at some point in order to live a strong structural life. Sometimes, however, there may be a time to choose to either rebuild or restore your chimney. You may come and go from your home without really taking a good look at your chimney but maybe it is time. When… Read more »

Chimney Repair: Why It’s Important

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Prior to using your fireplace, you will need to have your chimney professionally inspected for signs of damage. When your chimney needs repairs, and you use it anyway, it can be un-safe for you and your family. Keep reading for reasons why it’s important to have chimney repairs done. Creosote Build-Up Poses a Fire Risk… Read more »

3 Signs That You Need Chimney Repair

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A chimney in disrepair is a dreadful sight. What’s worse, some homeowners don’t know that they require chimney repair until it’s too late. That’s why it’s incredibly important to have your chimney inspected annually so that minor problems don’t cause permanent damage, requiring entire chimney rebuilds. Without climbing to a dangerous vantage point, do you know… Read more »

Common Causes of Chimney Leaks

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One of the biggest problems that homeowners experience with their chimney is leaks. In order to remain at peak working condition, regular inspections of the cap, flashing and crown are necessary to ensure there is no damage that could cause a future leak. The Chimney Cap The purpose of the chimney cap is to protect… Read more »