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Have Your Dryer Cleaned!

Have Your Dryer Cleaned!

Laundry Never Stops If you are anything like the typical family, laundry seems to pile up all over the house leaving you to ask how it got there. Just when you get to crank out some major progress the worst happens, your washer or dryer breaks. It is important to have...
Common Chimney Repairs

Common Chimney Repairs

Chimneys Don't Last Forever Like just about everything else, chimneys get old. There are many parts to your chimney that may wear out over time. Sometimes, you have damage after a disaster that requires attention. And sometimes, water makes its way into your chimney...
What Goes Into An Inspection?

What Goes Into An Inspection?

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) develops, publishes, and distributes more than 300 codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other associated risks.  One code in particular, NFPA 211, is the industry standard upon...
What You Can’t See Can Hurt You

What You Can’t See Can Hurt You

Carbon Monoxide and Your Chimney When moving into a new home, it is impossible to pass a safety inspection without having working carbon monoxide detectors. This is because carbon monoxide is otherwise impossible to detect but also can be deadly if it is found in the...
Shhhh, Don’t Tell Anyone.

Shhhh, Don’t Tell Anyone.

Dirty Chimney or Not, Your House Probably Isn’t Going to Catch on Fire Psst, I’ve got something to tell you. You won’t hear this from many chimney sweeps, but I’ll shoot straight with you: Your house is probably not going to catch on fire, even if your chimney is...
Yes, I Found That in a Chimney

Yes, I Found That in a Chimney

The Craziest Thing I’ve Ever Found Inside a Chimney Would you believe we found Santa Claus inside a chimney one time during an inspection? No kidding. There was a plastic Santa Claus stuck down inside a customer’s chimney. I’m assuming that someone thought it would be...