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What Can Cause Chimneys to Mold?

Mold is a fungi that grows and thrives in damp areas. It could grows inside homes due to leaks, condensation, high humidity, and lack of ventilation. Some areas you may find mold in your house is the laundry room, ventilation system, and other small, warm, and moist...

Make Sure Your Firewood is Ready for Fall

If you’re planning to burn a wood fire this year, you should already be preparing your firewood. When it comes to wood heat, you have to give your fuel a period of time before it’s suitable for burning. If your wood is not ready when fall arrives, your fire may be...

What Causes Chimney Odors

Even though it’s the off season for your fireplace, your chimney can still cause problems this summer. As temperatures rise, you may notice some unpleasant odors coming from your fireplace! At New Buck Chimney Services, our professionals are here to resolve your...

Protect Your Chimney From Chimney Swifts

Now is the time of year you should start thinking about protecting your chimney so that it’s ready to go when fall returns. By taking a few preventative steps, you can protect your chimney system from spring rains, summer humidity, and even nesting wildlife. Of all...

What is the Purpose of Tuckpointing?

Your chimney’s masonry helps protect the stuff inside from any outside harms, it is sturdy, long-lasting, and porous. The materials that make the masonry perfect for the chimney also make it susceptible to damage. Water, especially, can damage your masonry more...

We Can Build Your Dream Outdoor Fireplace!

This spring, consider an outdoor fireplace to complete your dream space. The perfect space will be exactly what you need for all of your summer festivities. Holidays, barbecues, family get-togethers, and pool parties can be so much better with a beautiful outdoor...

Common Wood Stove Repairs

Not all fire appliances are created equally, and neither are the repairs for them. When it comes to the chimney industry, you probably don’t hear too much about wood stoves, and there is a good reason! Many wood stoves in need of repairs are old and less...

Why Schedule a Dryer Vent Cleaning

Did you have your dryer vent professionally installed? Most homeowners do not. Most homeowners purchase the clothes dryer and schedule a store delivery—but this is not a professional installation! Dryer vents have specific safety guidelines, many of which are included...

Video Inspections After a Chimney Fire

Many homeowners are surprised by the findings of a chimney inspection. Without the eye and expertise of a trained and experienced professional, some issues may go unnoticed for months or years. Since a large part of the chimney system remains unseen, many homeowners...