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Dangerous Creosote & Its Deadly Impact

Creosote is a substance that builds up in your chimney as you light fires. It comes in a few different forms, and it needs to be cleaned out on a regular basis by a CSIA certified sweep to guarantee the safest and most efficient functioning from your fireplace....

What is Level 3 or Glazed Creosote?

Many homeowners are used to the presence of creosote in their flue, expecting to see small amounts of creosote flakes or soot in between chimney sweepings. However, if left unremoved this soft creosote can harden into a thick, tarry substance. Known as Level 3 or...

Spring Checklist

With warmer temperatures heading our way, the spring to do lists are being created as well.  You must always remember to include your yearly sweep and inspection.  While many of these chores are the do it yourself type, chimney matters should be left to the...

Levels of Chimney Inspection

When you have a fireplace and chimney installed in your home, it’s not enough to appreciate the warmth it provides especially during the chilly winter season. As a homeowner you should also be responsible for the proper maintenance of these features and this includes...