How to Diagnose Chimney Leaks

Painted chimneys almost always cause problems because the paint holds in vapor, promoting water problems. A leaky chimney can be difficult to diagnose. It can be frustrating to pinpoint exactly...

CrackMagik Repairs Chimney Cracks

Chimney cracks are very dangerous. What starts out as a hairline crack will continue to grow from freeze and thaw damage and deepen and widen until what you are left with is a very serious masonry...

Gas Fireplace Basics

If you are looking to enjoy fires in your fireplace but dread the thought of hauling and storing wood or keeping a fire burning, a gas log set may be the route for you. Starting a fire with a gas log...

Pellet Stove Basics

Pellet stoves burn very efficiently, but wood pellets generally produce less ash than pellets from agricultural waste. The first questions that many people have when it comes to dialogue on pellet...