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Benefits of A Lock-Top Damper

What is a damper? A fireplace damper is normally located at least 8 inches above the firebox opening. The damper acts as a door separating the chimney and the inside of your home, allowing the smoke to exit when open. When the damper is closed, it prevents downdrafts...

Think Before You Hire

Chimney season is right around the corner and will be here before you know it! Now is the time to schedule your annual appointment while Chimney Sweeps still have openings! During the season, it is common for sweeping companies and technicians to be booked three to...

Selling or Buying a Home?

Are you planning on selling or buying a home? There are a lot of responsibilities that come with ownership. Experienced homeowners know the struggles that are included when you own a home, and the latter will find out eventually! Whether you are selling your home or...

Pensacola, Florida Chimney Sweep

Florida is a huge tourist attraction state. Beaches, Disney World, and warm weather brings an average of 100 million people each year! Our technicians are local moguls in the chimney sweep business. We service the Emerald Coast, the Gulf, all the way to Jacksonville....

The Draft You Do Not Want to Watch

The primary purpose of a fireplace is to maintain the combustion of wood into heat and drafting out harmful gases and smoke out of the building. Smoke travels through the chimney to the outside air, instead of inside the home. When a good draft is not present, a low...

Do I Need A Chimney Cap?

Most homes have chimneys, so owning one is not special, but being able to maintain one is. Metal and brick fireplaces can be considered dangerous when they are not taken care of properly. A chimney system is a direct tunnel to the outside air and your home. What is in...

Have You Had Your Annual Inspection?

We are a little more than halfway into our year of 2020, and although it has not been one of the most riveting, the question still stands- have you had your annual chimney inspection? With the presidential election, a global pandemic, and civil rights protests, we...

Prefabricated vs Masonry Chimney

Fireplaces in modern homes are built using two ways, prefabricated or masonry. Depending on what you prefer, you can decide which option is best for you. Masonry fireplaces are traditional, whereas prefabricated fireplaces are more modern. There are many differences...