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...

Three Stages of Creosote

The number of calls that we receive from customers who call us the day after a chimney fire saying that their neighbors came knocking on the door to let them know that their chimney is on fire is...

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...