Do You Have Draft Problems? We Can Help!

A drafty house is a pain. It hurts your wallet and is frustrating. When you have a drafty chimney, changing the thermostat will not help. Sealing the windows and doors can even make it worse! What do you do to solve a drafty chimney? It’s a fairly tricky problem...

Why Cleaning Your Dryer Vents is Important

You should add your dryer vents to your spring cleaning to-do list. Your clothes dryer is one of many important systems in your home which can turn dangerous if neglected. Clothes Dryer Fires According to the U.S. Fire Administration, clothes dryer fires are reported...

Prevention of Animals and Nests in the Flue

Spring has sprung. While it is finally official by our calendars, the animals have been acting as if it’s been spring for some time. You might already be seeing birds in fields, on power lines, and on rooftops, as well as critters scurrying about. These animals...

Why Flue Covers Are Necessary

When your chimney was built, it should have been built to last. The leading cause of damaged chimneys is neglect. Most chimney damage is 100 percent preventable, and the worst damage is caused by one thing: water. Preventing Water Damage When water is allowed to...

Bricks Flaking? Let us Help!

As winter crawls to a stop, and spring weather arrives, you may notice some new masonry issues. Winter weather can cause damage to the masonry through the freeze/thaw cycle. When water fills cracks and spaces in the masonry, it freezes as temperatures drop, and...