In the realm of fireplaces, one particular style has captured the imagination and admiration of many: the Inglenook fireplace. Originating in medieval times, these grand fireplaces have an unmistakable charm and an imposing size that sets them apart from other fireplace designs. In this blog, we delve into the history and features of Inglenook fireplaces, […]
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 […]
Looking to invest in a fireplace? Here is what you need to know to choose the right chimney for your home.
Chimney repairs during the winter? In days past, this was completely unheard of! But times have changed thanks to the progress made in both techniques and materials. These days, masonry materials that can withstand temperatures below 40 degrees fahrenheit make emergency chimney repairs possible. So while the ideal time to repair your chimney is the […]
How much do you know about the various parts of your chimney? Believe it or not, chimneys are made of so many various parts that it can actually be hard to keep track! In order to best maintain and use your chimney, it’s important to understand these different components and how they all operate together. […]
In this post, we’ll provide you with some valuable information on when you should repair versus replace your chimney.
It’s that time of year again! 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. It’s undeniable that a well maintained fireplace and chimney takes care of […]
Having a fireplace and chimney is both a privilege, and a huge responsibility on the homeowner. Lack of proper care and maintenance can not only be expensive to repair, but can also lead to devastating fires. Luckily, there are plenty of actions you can take to preserve the life of your chimney, and keep your […]
As Fall and Winter are the prime times for enjoying your fireplace and chimney, it’s only natural that Spring and Summer are the months to ensure these features are ready for the cooler weather.
Wondering if it might be time for your chimney to receive extra TLC? Read on for our top signs your chimney needs repair.