What is a Clay Pot Chimney Stack?

Chimney technology is relatively straightforward, so it can be surprising when you come across a new term or chimney product. Clay pot chimney stacks certainly aren’t new, but they are becoming increasingly popular for homeowners who want to add style to or improve...

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Choosing the right professionals to care for your home, whether you’re in need of a plumber or a chimney sweep, is always a challenge. You want someone whose work you know will be done properly to keep your home looking good and functioning properly. If you’re...

Water Damage and Your Chimney

Spring sends a lot of water at your chimney from melting snow to rain. That’s bad news, as nothing can damage your chimney quite like water can. With spring’s wet weather on the way, it’s important that you know the signs of water damage in your chimney and how to...

How to Fix a Stained Fireplace

A dingy hearth can make your home’s living space feel dingy, too, even if it’s otherwise spotless. Unfortunately, the masonry materials most often used for hearths are highly porous, which means they’ll absorb water, soot and any other material that they might come...

The Importance of Chimney Liners

What’s inside your chimney? If you’re like most homeowners, you assume that your chimney is a simple, hollow tube that allows smoke to escape up and out of your fireplace. While this is true to some extent, chimneys are more complicated than that. In fact, your...

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Are you an experienced chimney sweep looking for a new opportunity? Are you searching for a new career path with on-the-job training? Do you specialize in office organization, and are you friendly when dealing with customers? Environmental Chimney Service may have the...

The Value of CSIA Certification

How do you find professionals to care for your car? Your home? Your health? In the age of Google, when a search turns up hundreds of professionals in your area, it can be difficult to know which service providers are knowledgeable and trustworthy. When you’re...