Month: July 2020

Reasons Your Chimney Leaks

Reasons Your Chimney Leaks

Reasons Your Chimney Leaks Spring and summer thunderstorms produce a ton of rain, and this rain can tell you some important things about your chimney. When rainstorms hit in Nashville, they can have exposure problems with your chimney that you may not have realized were there. Even without other signs of damage, your chimney may […]

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What’s a Chimney Rain Cap?

What’s a Chimney Rain Cap?

What’s a chimney rain cap? Many Indianapolis homeowners have a fireplace and chimney. However, without detailed chimney education, it is difficult for many homeowners to know all of the many parts in their chimney. Understanding the anatomy and role of different chimney parts is key to keeping your chimney in its best condition and understanding […]

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The Best Brick for Fireplace Repair

The Best Brick for Fireplace Repair

The best brick for fireplace repair. The fireplace is the centerpiece of your Indianapolis home and an incredible place to gather around all winter long. No matter how well you take care of your fireplace, it may need a little TLC from time to time. 

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Tools to Keep Your Chimney Clean in Indianapolis

Tools to Keep Your Chimney Clean in Indianapolis

Tools to keep your chimney clean in Indianapolis. It’s just a chimney, right? Get a brush, hop onto the roof, stick the brush down the chimney. Cleaning it yourself sounds doable–but do you know what equipment you really need, and how to stay safe? The tools of the trade are more than a brush and […]

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Best Wood to Burn in a Fireplace

Best Wood to Burn in a Fireplace

As fall approaches, many Indianapolis homeowners are gearing up to use their fireplaces during the colder months. One important consideration to keep in mind is the type of firewood that you use. For optimal use and health of your fireplace, it is crucial to use the best wood possible for your fireplace. 

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The Steps to a Chimney Crown Replacement

The Steps to a Chimney Crown Replacement

The chimney crown on your Indianapolis home may seem like a small thing, but it plays a big role in keeping your chimney and home in their best shape. The chimney crown covers the top of the chimney and it prevents water, animals, and other debris from entering your chimney. In essence, the chimney crown […]

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Tools for a Chimney Cleaning in Nashville

Tools for a Chimney Cleaning in Nashville

Tools for a Chimney Cleaning in Nashville A crackling fire feels comforting and looks beautiful. But hidden in your chimney, where you can’t see it, wood smoke is clinging, forming creosote—tarlike, acidic waste that blocks chimneys, damages their linings, and causes fires.

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Benefits of a Gas Fireplace

Benefits of a Gas Fireplace

Benefits of a Gas Fireplace Nashville homeowners and buyers seek out fireplaces. In recent years, the benefits of a gas fireplace havs taken the front stage and the demand for these types of fireplaces has risen.  Why the switch from wood-burning to gas fireplaces?

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Cost of Fireplace Installation

Cost of Fireplace Installation

Cost of Fireplace Installation A fireplace drastically improves the quality and functionality of your Nashville home. A well-designed fireplace is an incredibly visual centerpiece and amplifies the coziness of your space during the cold winter months. When it comes time to sell your home, a fireplace offers a great ROI as it is a highly […]

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What’s a Fireplace Damper?

What’s a Fireplace Damper?

What’s a Fireplace Damper? For Nashville homeowners with a fireplace, it is important to understand the basic components of your fireplace and chimney. Knowing about the different parts of your fireplace will help you better identify and understand the proper operation, maintenance, and repair of your fireplace. One of the most fundamental parts of your […]

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