Why is it so important?

Why is it so important?

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in 2011: “The National Fire Protection Association estimates that in 2011, heating equipment was involved in an estimated 53,600 reported U.S. home structure fires, with associated losses of 400 civilian...
Chimney & Fireplace Cap, Cover and Damper Repairs

Chimney & Fireplace Cap, Cover and Damper Repairs

If you live along the Gulf Coast you know that we get a lot of rain. In fact, we get more rain than anyplace in the country, including Seattle. Therefore, when it comes to rainfall Mobile is first, Pensacola is second and Seattle is a distant 41st.So much rain is...
My Chimney Is Leaking – Help!

My Chimney Is Leaking – Help!

Uh oh.Water is coming from somewhere, and it looks like the fireplace is the culprit! If you fear your chimney is leaking, it’s best to call in a professional chimney sweep right away to address any necessary repairs.The sooner you get it done, the less overall damage...
Money: Fireplaces & Chimneys Mean Warmth & Value

Money: Fireplaces & Chimneys Mean Warmth & Value

From colonial times to now, fireplaces have been an important part of the American household. Offering more than heat and warmth, fireplaces are a traditional centerpiece of American history; the place where people gather to talk, eat, and share the great memories of...
What To Expect When Having A Chimney Sweep

What To Expect When Having A Chimney Sweep

If there is a wood burning fireplace in your home that isn’t used very often, then you may feel there is no reason to have it swept. However, having your chimney serviced once or twice a year improves the quality of air in your home, and gets rid of creosote and other...