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Does Your Chimney Have Water Damage?

Does Your Chimney Have Water Damage?

All the proof you need of the power of water plus time: any of the many vast, deep-cut canyons and gorges you can see across our country. And the same types of weathering that carved out those canyons -- including the freeze/thaw cycle -- can do significant damage to...
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...