Only Burn Firewood in Your Fireplace!

Fireplaces are used more during the holiday season, as many family gatherings and traditions are done around a fire. Because of this, it is important to be as safe as possible around your fireplace this time of the year. What we burn in our fireplaces impact the...

Gas Fireplaces Need Service, Too!

Gas fireplaces are increasingly popular; with a variety of styles, ease of use, and more realistic flames than ever before, many homeowners are converting their existing wood burning fireplaces to gas. While gas fireplaces require significantly less maintenance than...

Season Your Firewood!

While they might all seem the same, not all woods are created equal! Even the most well maintained fireplaces can be impacted by the kind of firewood that is used; choosing the wrong firewood can result in smokier fires, increased creosote buildup, and lower burning...

Keeping Animals Out Of Your Chimney

Animals love chimneys, as they tend to be dark, enclosed spaces. It’s also a warm and protected place to build nests or raise young for them. While it may seem like a simple inconvenience, animal entry can cause significant damage to your chimney.  They also...