Signs of a Chimney Fire

Signs of a Chimney Fire

One of the most devastating chimney-related events, a chimney fire can cause structural damage and destruction of homes as well as deaths and injuries. While a chimney fire can be very obvious with loud cracking noises and flames shooting out of the chimney, many...
Is Your Chimney Up to Modern Standards?

Is Your Chimney Up to Modern Standards?

When you live in an older home, making updates to parts of the house is a fact of life. As building codes and safety standards change, so should the appropriate components of your home. One of these components is your chimney. The importance of your chimney being up...
All About HeatShield

All About HeatShield

If you have an older masonry chimney, you most likely have a clay tile chimney liner. Clay liners are excellent because the tiles can withstand the extremely high temperatures from burning wood and resist corrosion from the byproducts of combustion, but as they get...