Check your chimney cap!

One of your chimney’s most important components sits at the very top of your flue. Because of its sky-high location, your chimney cap is often out of sight and out of mind. But if your chimney cap has suffered any damage, your chimney could be susceptible to damage...

Upgrading to a Gas Fireplace

Did your wood-burning fireplace sit mostly unused this winter? Are you tired of hauling wood and tending your fireplace? If so, it might be time to upgrade to a gas-fueled fire! Here’s what you need to know about upgrading to gas. The benefits of a gas fireplace. Gas...

All about HeatShield

If your chimney is showing its age with a cracking, crumbling flue, HeatShield could be the solution to saving your chimney! With its durable heat-proof coating, HeatShield can restore the function, safety and durability of your chimney. What is HeatShield?...

Water: Your chimney’s No. 1 enemy

When it comes to chimney care and maintenance, most homeowners focus on keeping their chimney swept and inspected to help prevent a chimney fire. While a clean chimney is undoubtedly crucial, your chimney’s No. 1 enemy is, in fact, water, according to the Chimney...

Which Types of Firewood Burn The Hottest?

If you have a wood-burning fireplace or heating stove, you undoubtedly want to make sure your fires burn as efficiently as possible, giving you the most heat for the least amount of wood. So which types of wood burn the hottest? Choose hardwoods for a hotter, cleaner...