What Animals Can Get Into My Chimney?

Your chimney is great. It has one main purpose and that is to help keep your home smoke-free while keeping your fire burning efficiently. As long as you keep your fireplace well maintained and free from soot and creosote buildup, it will continue to fulfill its role...
Avoid Chimney Swifts in Your Chimney

Avoid Chimney Swifts in Your Chimney

Have you noticed the sounds of birds chirping from your chimney? You could have a family of chimney swifts nesting inside the flue. When these birds move into your chimney, you must share your home with them until they fly back to their winter home in South America in...

It’s Chimney Swift Season

When asked to think of spring, the sound of birds chirping probably comes to mind. The sound, when heard out in nature, can be quite soothing. However, one can imagine how hearing those same sounds coming from the inside your chimney could get old quickly. Let’s face...