How Often Should I Clean My Chimney?

A chimney sweep will clean and remove built-up creosote, debris and soot from your chimney liner. It is important to have your chimney cleaned, because it will keep your chimney performing properly and keep your family safe and healthy. How often should the chimney be cleaned? The Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) recommends that […]

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How Much Does it Cost to Get a Chimney in My House?

Adding a chimney to your house will add value, appearance and appeal. There are many factors that are considered for the price of having a chimney installed. The materials that will be needed along with the installation will determine the cost of having one installed in a house. A professional chimney company should be consulted. The […]

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How Do I know when I need a New Chimney Liner?

The chimney liner is an important component for the chimney. It keeps toxic gas, smoke and creosote from entering your home. Chimney liners occasionally need to be replaced. What are the signs to let a homeowner know when they need a new chimney liner? If your chimney liner has cracks or is broke, then it is […]

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How Do I Know if the House I Bought Has Chimney Problems?

New homeowners have a lot going on with a move. Getting settled and adjusted to the new house can be overwhelming. The last thing a new homeowner wants to think about is the chimney. A new homeowner should know if their chimney has problems before they decide starting a fire. The first thing a new […]

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Stratford Home Replaces Metal Chimney

One of our customers from Stratford, Conneticut, was needing their metal chimney replaced.  The customer called because of an ongoing chimney leak problem from their old, rusty chimney pipe that services their oil burner flue. It is not uncommon that cheap galvanized metal pipes are installed  during the original construction to save money.  These systems […]

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