What To Expect When Having A Chimney Sweep

What To Expect When Having A Chimney Sweep

If there is a wood burning fireplace in your home that isn’t used very often, then you may feel there is no reason to have it swept. However, having your chimney serviced once or twice a year improves the quality of air in your home, and gets rid of creosote and other...
Tips: The Draft You Do Not Want to Watch

Tips: The Draft You Do Not Want to Watch

The primary purpose of a fireplace is to maintain the combustion of wood into heat and drafting out harmful gases and smoke out of the building. Smoke travels through the chimney to the outside air, instead of inside the home. When a good draft is not present, a low...
Helpful Wood-Burning Tips

Helpful Wood-Burning Tips

Did you know there are over 1,000 species of trees in North America? Each tree produces a different type of wood, with various colors and sizes. The type of wood you burn in your fireplace will affect how hot the fire is, how long it will last, and how much residue...