Causes of Chimney Odors

Recently you may have noticed an unpleasant odor inside your home, and it is coming from your chimney. Unfortunately, stinky chimneys are a common problem during the summer. However, the source of the odor could be a number of things. Whatever is causing your chimney...

Diagnosing Chimney Odors

During the summer months, All American Chimney Service receive many phone calls asking for help with stinky chimneys! It can get hot and humid here in Louisville. This can stir up unpleasant odors in your chimney. We have years of experience at diagnosing these bad...

How Does a Chimney Fire Happen?

One of the most devastating events that can happen to your home is a chimney fire. Sometimes you will know when this happens. However, it is more common for a chimney fire to be smoldering without anyone knowing it is happening! How does a chimney fire occur? Also,...

Keep an Eye on Creosote

Creosote is inevitable, but that doesn’t mean you should ignore it.  Not only is it dirty and can cause a stink if left long enough, but it can actually be a fire hazard to your home.  While creosote is unavoidable, it can be removed by a chimney sweep if taken care...