<strong>7 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About Tuckpointing</strong>
Many homeowners don’t realize that water damage can cause massive problems to their chimney and brickwork over time. Why do you need tuckpointing? Uncover seven surprising facts that will expand your knowledge about the importance and benefits of tuckpointing. Whether you’re a homeowner or a business owner, understanding why tuckpointing is crucial can help you […]
<strong>The Ultimate Guide to Brick Repair 2023</strong>
Are you tired of your chimney and fireplace looking worn and aged? Whether you have noticed deteriorating bricks or cracks or simply desire a fresh look to remodel your fireplace, it’s important to have the knowledge and tips needed to achieve outstanding results. Our team put together these professional tips to help you. Assessing the […]
When is Chimney Repair Necessary?
If you have a chimney, you know it’s essential to your home’s heating system. It’s also a beautiful feature that adds character to your home’s exterior. However, like any other part of your home, a chimney can suffer wear and tear over time. When this happens, it’s important to know when chimney repair and masonry […]
How to Maintain Your Chimney
It’s undeniable that a well used fireplace takes care of you, so in return you must take care of it. Damper, chimney, and all!
3 Steps to Repair a Chimney
Winter is nearly upon us, which makes ensuring your chimney is in proper order should be top on your to do list! If you find your chimney is in need of repair, there are several steps you can take to remedy the situation. Left unchecked, these repairs can accumulate and result in disaster for roof […]
Chimney Maintenance Tips
Can you believe it’s almost August? Soon the leaves will begin to change color and the temperature will begin to get cooler. Evenings will once again be spent surrounding the warm fireplace with friends. If you’ve kept up with your maintenance, of course. Maintaining your fireplace and chimney is critical to not only efficiently enjoying […]
What Is Tuckpointing?
Tuckpointing…have you heard of it? If not, you may be wondering what it is and whether or not your brick structure may need it.
Can Chimneys Leak?
The short answer is yes! In this article we’ll cover some of the most common causes for these leaks and how you can fix them so your fireplace won’t miss a beat this Fall and Winter.
Chimney Cleaning Myths
Chimneys are no less subject to myths than Big Foot. Luckily, the experts of Cummins Restorations are here to lay those myths to rest once and for all!
What Are Chimney Flues?
In order to best maintain and use your chimney, it’s important to understand these various parts and how they all operate together.