Keeping Your Chimney in Good Shape

There’s nothing quite like the glow of the fireplace on a cold winter’s night. However, that warm glow can quickly turn dangerous when the chimney is unsafe because of improper maintenance and care. Fortunately, there are professionals who can provide the services you need to ensure dangerous gases aren’t leaking into your home. Chimney cleaning in Atlanta can also reduce the chances of a chimney fire by removing creosote buildup. Here’s what you need to know about proper chimney care. Continue reading Keeping Your Chimney in Good Shape

Do You Need to Rebuild or Repair Your Chimney?

Take a look at your chimney. Are there bricks that are missing or cracked? Does it look like it’s about to crumble to the ground? Does it smoke when you try to light a fire in it? Is the mantel coming away from the wall? These are all issues we see regularly, and they need immediate attention. The summer and fall months are best for doing chimney repairs and rebuilds, because homeowners typically are not using their chimneys during this time. Continue reading Do You Need to Rebuild or Repair Your Chimney?