Is My Older Chimney Safe?

While all homeowners should be concerned with the safety of their chimney, older homes with fireplaces may present more safety issues. So what exactly are these issues? First, by “old”, I am referring to homes that are more than 60 years old. The building codes are...

The Benefits of Spring Cleaning Your Chimney

When spring finally arrives, cleaning your fireplace is usually the last thing on your mind—right? Well, actually there are valuable benefits to spring cleaning your fireplace. Sure, being a step ahead in preparation for the winter months is always a plus but here are...