Summer has ended, and as the chilly winter months approach we find ourselves grabbing at blankets, turning up the thermostat, or, if we’re lucky, lighting the fireplace in our home. However, without the proper precautions to make sure your fireplace and chimney are in tip-top condition, your fireside fantasies could be more dangerous than cozy.…
Different types of fireplaces don’t differ much in use — just follow the proper safety steps and set a log on fire. Installation does vary, though, and particularly so for zero-clearance fireplaces. We’ll explore the benefits of zero-clearance fireplaces as well as their installation process so that you know what to expect now, rather than…
You don’t need a cockney accent or a bowling hat to take care of your chimney — a little know-how and a helping hand from the best chimney sweeps in Cleveland will keep your fireplace roaring comfortably. With Chimcare opening a location in Cleveland, you now have easy access to consistently high-quality chimney maintenance and…
Winter means curling up in front of your fireplace to enjoy the heat and the mesmerizing blaze, but if you’re not careful, it can also be dangerous. Follow these tips to stay safe this winter!
Get a step ahead of the maintenance for your home this winter by addressing these key home maintenance steps that many homeowners overlook.
Ice and moisture can wreak havoc on your chimney and masonry if you don’t protect the brick from the wet and cold. Learn more about winter chimney care in this article.
Inspections and the occasional repair can keep your masonry in top shape all year round! Find out when you should get masonry repairs to protect your home from moisture and leaks.
Ivy and other vining plants can cause some serious damage to your chimney and masonry. Learn about the dangers, as well as ways to prevent them in this article.
Will your homeowner’s insurance cover the cost to repair your chimney damage? Learn about chimney damage and insurance coverage in this blog article.
Learn about the risks of chimney fires, plus how to identify chimney damage and prevent chimney fires in this article.