Chimney Crowns Done Right

[caption id="attachment_1019" align="alignleft" width="300"] This chimney crown is not smooth and will allow water to sit, causing cracks. Note the use of foam around the top flue tiles to provide...

Types of Chimney Brushes

When you call a chimney sweep out to your home for your yearly cleaning you may be interested to know about what equipment he may use. Here in Cincinnati at American Chimney Company, we utilize a few...

Wood Stove Installation Guide

Installing a Stainless Steel liner or a wood stove it must always be done according to the manufacturers instructions and follow all building codes and any fire codes in your...

How to Install a Chimney Cap

One important thing to remember when it comes to installing a chimney cap on your own is to remember to wear protective gloves! Often times, [caption id="attachment_759" align="alignright"...