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...

Creosote Causes Chimney Odors

Creosote build up like this is a major cause of fireplace odors. Creosote, a buildup of  the byproducts of combustion, can cause odor in your chimney which can permeate through your entire home....

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...

Glazed Creosote

This is what loose, puffy, sweepable creosote looks like looking down a chimney flue. When I send my sweeps into a home, not only do they check the integrity of the chimney to ensure that it is...