Winter Weather and Your Chimney

What’s the strongest structure in your home? Hopefully, the whole house is pretty sturdy, but it does seem as though the last thing standing would be the mortar and brick chimney system. It is extremely durable and long-lasting, but that doesn’t mean that nothing can...

Wood Stoves and Gas Logs

Now that winter is here, it’s fireplace season again. When the snow starts to fall and the weather turns cold, it’s time to light a fire and relax in front of the warm glow. But there is a lot of work involved in building a fire, and it starts back in the springtime...

It’s Time for a Chimney Sweeping

November is time for thinking ahead and planning for many special events. It’s time for raking leaves, baking pumpkin bars and apple crisp, and planning for the Thanksgiving holidays. Sometimes it’s hard to find a time that works for all your family to gather, but...

Leaky Chimneys

There’s been nothing but rain, rain, rain! North Carolina has been hit with some pretty severe weather, and whether you were in the brunt of the storm or on the edges, or even miles away, you are probably seeing the after effects in the form of lots and lots of rain....