Keep Chimney Swifts Out of Your Chimney

Your chimney provides an inviting environment for a variety of animals — from bats to raccoons — looking for a warm, sheltered place. One species of birds are particularly drawn to chimneys. They can be an especially big nuisance for homeowners: Chimney swifts. About...

Help, there’s water coming in my chimney!

April showers can bring some unexpected water into your home, through your chimney! The chimney is a common entry point for water into your home. There are several ways your chimney, or its supporting features, can fail and let water into your home. Often, the signs...

Is it time for a new chimney cap?

Chimney caps are one of the most vital components of your chimney. They’re also one of the most forgotten about. If your chimney cap has rusted, become dislodged or is altogether missing, it’s time for a new chimney cap. Why you need a chimney cap Chimney caps perform...

Keeping Water Out of the Chimney

Water Does Damage Are you aware of the fact that the number one enemy of chimneys is water? No matter how sturdy or how good the structure of your chimney is, once water finds a way in, say hello to thousands of dollars in repairs and replacements. It’s perfectly...

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...