Holiday Fire Safety Tips

Holidays are a time for gathering together with family and friends, and enjoying elaborate meals, drinks and cheerful conversation. But holidays are also a dangerous time for home fires. With cooking, plenty of holiday candles and warm, glowing hearths, the occurrence...

Why is Chimney Sweeping So Important?

It’s that time of year: The temperatures have dropped and homeowners are ready to entertain their families and friends around a warm, glowing hearth. Before you light your fireplace, however, you need to have your chimney swept and inspected. Every fire prevention and...

We Offer Osburn Woodstoves!

Are you looking for a new home-heating option this winter? Do you want to upgrade your hearth with a new, efficient insert? Environmental Chimney Service has a solution for you; we offer quality hearth appliances from Osburn woodstoves! About Osburn Woodstoves Osburn...

The Importance Of Burning Seasoned Firewood

The fuel you burn in your fireplace matters. The right fuel ensures that your fireplace burns cleanly and efficiently. When you burn the right fuel, you get more heat with less fuel. In addition, you prevent the rapid buildup of creosote in your chimney. Do you have a...

National Fire Prevention Week Is Oct. 8-14

Home fires pose a serious danger. In 2015, home fires across the United States caused 2,560 deaths, 11,075 injuries and $7 billion in damage, according to statistics from the National Fire Protection Association. In all, fire departments in the United States responded...

The Anatomy Of Your Fireplace

Fireplaces seem like a simple enough concept: You build a fire in the fireplace, and the smoke travels up and out of the chimney tube. Well, essentially, that’s how a fireplace works – right? On the contrary, that common vision of a fireplace system is...