Monthly Archives: November 2022

A Complete Guide to Chimney Creosote

Ever wondered why chimney cleaning needs to be done regularly? One of the major reasons why these are necessary at regular intervals is because of creosote build-up. Creosote is a black-colored oily substance. It sticks to the walls of the fireplace and chimney. Creosote is a by-product of fire. In this blog, let’s take a […]

Restoring or Rebuilding the Fireplace: Know the Difference

Chimneys, on average, last 60-70 years. If your chimney is old, it must’ve experienced wear and tear due to the harsh weather conditions it’s constantly exposed to; for example, the freezing and thawing in the winter damages the chimney’s mortar. The amount of damage to your chimney will determine whether it needs restoration or will […]

All You Need To Know About Fireplace Upkeep

Relaxing in front of your fireplace on a cold winter day is a great feeling. Fireplaces are also an aesthetic addition to homes and boost the curb appeal and property value. However, you’re wrong if you think getting a fireplace is enough. Regular maintenance of your fireplace is strictly necessary to maintain its look and functionality […]

The Story of an Old Chimney: Risks and Maintenance Tips

If you have a fireplace at home, you must also have a chimney. Chimneys not only provide a warm and cozy place to rest in the winter, but they’re also a good way to enhance the curb appeal of your home. However, having a chimney doesn’t mean you can keep using it without paying attention. […]