It’s a good idea to get your chimney professionally inspected every fall just to make sure that it’s in good working order. But there are signs that even a lay person can detect that gives a hint that the chimney needs to be rebuilt. One sign is when you see wisps of smoke coming out of the sides and not just the top of your chimney. This is a sign that the tiles that line the flue have loose joints. Smoke in the attic and smoke that escapes into the room where the fireplace is can also be signs of … Read More
Are you dreaming of chestnuts roasting on an open fire? Do you have visions of spending cold winter nights by a crackling fire? Would you like to save on your heating bills? If you are nodding your head to any of these ideas, then it may be time for you to consider installing a chimney in your home. Most often, chimney repair is what is needed when there is a leak in that vicinity and roof repair is needed.
Not every home can support a chimney, but many can. If your home as an existing chimney that has been closed … Read More