Your chimney damper is an essential part of your home’s ventilation system, and it controls the flow and exit of smoke and can often become damaged. Here we will guide you through the necessary chimney damper repair procedure and discuss how you can identify a broken damper and repair it. A chimney damper often goes […]
Chimney Cleaning: How Often Should You Clean Your Chimney?
Your chimney is an integral part of your home’s ventilation system, yet most people often neglect it. Today we will discuss chimney cleaning, how often you need to clean your chimney, what you will need to look for, and why regular cleaning sessions are vital. Your chimney provides you with a supply of good quality […]
Here Is A Guide To Chimney Cleaning Logs
You’ve probably noticed creosote building up in your flue if you have a chimney and maybe even had it cleaned a few times. Creosote buildup can lead to chimney fires that can endanger your home and your family. A popular method to get rid of creosote buildup is using chimney cleaning logs. Here we will […]
Do You Know The Importance Of Chimney Ventilation?
Proper chimney ventilation is essential for your well-being and your family’s. Your chimney controls the airflow within your home; and the lack of adequate ventilation could make the house feel less hospitable and cozy. Let us begin with how your chimney controls your house’s ventilation. When you light a fire within your firebox combustion, the […]
Is There A Bird Nest In Your Chimney? Here’s What You Can Do
If you’ve recently discovered a bird nest in your chimney, do not worry. Birds like to build their nests in safe and dry locations at a high altitude. As such, chimneys are perfect for their needs. This blog discusses why birds choose to build nests within chimneys; how this may affect your home and the […]
A Short Guide To Chimney Restoration And Repairs-Part 2
Continuing our discussion on chimney restoration; here we will discuss how you can repair and replace any cracked bricks and the benefits of repairing your chimney. If cracks have begun to appear within an individual brick, you will first need to clean the insides of the crack using a putty knife before cleaning the outside […]