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How To Start A Fire In Your Fireplace

How To Start A Fire In Your Fireplace

Now, you might be thinking, “How does one not know how to start a fire in their fireplace?” Well, it may seem easy to start a fire, but it’s a challenge to build it and light it, so it burns efficiently and doesn’t constantly need relighting. It turns out there’s a...
Common Chimney Problems and Their Causes

Common Chimney Problems and Their Causes

Keeping a chimney safe and efficient requires periodic maintenance that includes sweeping, inspections and timely repairs. But even the best-maintained chimneys occasionally experience problems. Fluesbrothers Chimney & Fireplace of Kansas City, KS, would like to...
How to Spruce up Your Fireplace for Fall

How to Spruce up Your Fireplace for Fall

If you’re the type of person who likes to celebrate and decorate, don’t forget Halloween and other fall themes for your fireplace. Sprucing up and decorating the fireplace is quite a trend these days, with endless ideas on how to bring more life, color and energy to...
How to Repair Chimney Crown Damage

How to Repair Chimney Crown Damage

If you’re like most homeowners that have a chimney, you probably don’t give it much thought. However, because your chimney and its components are exposed to high temperatures and extreme weather, it’s only a matter of time before minor damage becomes a major headache....
Wood Fireplace or Stove Combats Heating Costs

Wood Fireplace or Stove Combats Heating Costs

As Midwest temperatures drop and fuel costs rise, you should consider the value and benefits of a new manufactured wood-burning fireplace, fireplace insert or heating stove. Fluesbrothers Chimney & Fireplace of Kansas City, KS, installs superior heating appliances...
Signs You Need a Chimney Sweep

Signs You Need a Chimney Sweep

Regardless of how often you use the fireplace, you will eventually need a chimney sweep to inspect and clean the chimney. Your chimney sweep plays an essential role in helping to prevent chimney fires, masonry damage, and other issues, so your family can enjoy a safe...
3 Summer Fireplace Myths

3 Summer Fireplace Myths

A fireplace is a wonderful way to heat and beautify your home. And whether you’re a new fireplace owner or a seasoned veteran, you may believe some of the most common myths and misconceptions we’ll explore in this post. 1.) I Can Wait Until Fall to Clean the Chimney...