Do you know the last time you cleaned your outdoor fireplace? Many homeowners take the maintenance of the indoor unit seriously but forget the importance of taking care of their outdoor fireplace as well. Unfortunately, when a fireplace is forgotten year after year it begins to deteriorate and work less efficiently. Outdoor Fireplace To ensure […]
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During your recent chimney inspection did the sweep mention cracks in your refractory panels? While we often want to brush these off as minor issues, simply ignoring them can cause greater problems in the future. All refractory panels should be replaced when the panel is cracked all the way through or pieces are beginning to […]
The Chimney Safety Institute of America had a great blog post regarding chimney inspections when buying and selling a new home.