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Chimney Inspection: How To Do It Right

Prevention is better than cure.  One of the ways of preventing damage to your chimney is undertaking regular chimney inspection. This way you will identify chimney problems before they wreck havoc. Here are the chimney areas that you should focus … Continue reading

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Chimney Sweeping: Taking A Look At The Various Creosote Build Up Stages

Creosote is a black, sooty and tar-like substance deposited in the chimney when you light fire. Creosote is very dangerous for your chimney. In addition to causing unpleasant odours and corroding mortar and metal, it also puts your property at … Continue reading

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Chimney Thimble Replacement

A chimney thimble is a circular ceramic fixture that is usually found in a brick chimney. It’s usually located 5-6 feet above the floor level and it enters the flue inside the chimney at a 90 degree angle. The main role … Continue reading

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Guide On How To Take Care Of A Gas Fireplace

A gas fireplace gives your home an aesthetic appeal. The cool thing is that there are many models and styles of the fireplace that you can go with. For the fireplace to last for a long time you need to … Continue reading

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