Avoiding Issues with Combustibles When remodeling a home with a fireplace, certain safety issues arise if proper care is not taken during the process. Factory built (prefabricated) fireplaces all come with very specific instructions as to where combustibles can and can't be placed. This is where having or … Continue Reading about Remodeling Dangers – Potential Issues With Factory Built Fireplaces
Training and Tips
Chimney Swifts – Understanding The Basics If you are looking for a chimney sweep in Jacksonville to help you with chimney swifts or you would … Continue Reading about Chimney Swifts
This is a question that comes up a lot when talking to homeowners about fireplace maintenance. The first assumption would be to remove the ash … Continue Reading about How often should I remove ash from my fireplace?
A Day in the Life
If you just happen to be in Italy between August 30th and September 2nd, don't miss the International Meeting of the Sweeps! Chimney sweeps from … Continue Reading about International Meeting of the Chimney Sweeps – Val Vigezzo Italy 2019
April showers might bring May flowers but it also can bring water into your home. In one of my recent inspections I found a large amount of water … Continue Reading about Inspection of the Week – Rainy Season Water Intrusion