Do Dryer Vents Get Hot?

There is no doubt that a well-functioning dryer is a game changer when it comes to getting your laundry done. Tossing your wet, clean clothes into a dryer, as opposed to individually hanging each item on a line and waiting for them to dry, can make doing laundry way...

Do Gas Fireplaces Have Chimneys?

Whether you have a gas fireplace, gas stove, or gas log set in your home or are considering investing in one, you may find yourself wondering whether or not they require the same care and attention as wood-burning options. After all, many gas appliances don’t even...

Spring Uses For Fireplace Ash

After your burning season has ended, clearing out any leftover ash from your fireplace is a must. When it sits on your firebox floor, it can easily draw in moisture and cause your metal components to rust. Ash is also acidic, causing brick and mortar to corrode....

How Much Is A Chimney Sweep?

Are you looking to get some spring chimney maintenance in this spring or summer? If so, you might want to budget for and get an inspection sooner rather than later to get all the facts. A lot of things can impact proper recommendations for further inspection,...

The Dos & Don’ts Of Owning A Fireplace

When it comes to fireplace care, there are some things you can do that will help your system stay healthier over time and there are some practices that can do a lot of damage. Knowing the ins and outs of what to do and what not to do can save you a lot of time and...

The Truth About Chimney Fires

When it comes to your chimney and fireplace, staying alert to potential threats could save your family from danger. There is no doubt that a cozy fire can make an evening better, but only if your system is well-maintained and meets the minimum standards required for...