Creosote and Chimney Fires

These vertical cracks in the flue system are tell tale signs of a chimney fire having occurred. After a certain temperature is reached inside a flue system, the gases that are the byproducts of...

Soot and Gas Logs

Gas logs, when working properly, are beautiful and convenient. Home owners call in with questions regarding gas logs all the time, one of the most recent of which is why their gas log set is...

Top Sealing Chimney Dampers

In my experience, people are more or less "chimney literate" based on the number of years they have been burning as well as This damper is located in the actual flue system, not at the top, and is...