Our Company Blog


Dangers of Clogged Dryer Vents

Winter is almost over, and homeowners are using their clothes dryers for it’s practical function as well as to add warmth to cold days. Although this is a popular use of the appliance, it is unsafe and a waste of utilities and money. Your dryer is meant to last ten...

Time For a Quality Fireplace Rebuild

Now that holidays are over, and before spring cleaning begins, why don’t you take this time to give your fireplace some attention? Nearly a month into the new year, there is room for improvement, and your family’s safety should be at the top of the list. As you move...

We Repair and Replace Dampers

Your chimney system is important for heating your home and offering ambiance and comfort throughout winter. The parts and components that make up the system help it to work properly year round, even when your fire isn’t burning. The damper, for instance, helps to...

Building an Outdoor Fireplace

Winter is the best time to enjoy your indoor fireplace. It also helps with your heating costs, while you get to enjoy the ambiance of a fire for the holidays. However, it’s also a great time to build an outdoor fireplace! Don’t wait until summer to start planning!...

Smoke Stain Removal Before the Holidays

Over time your fireplace may become damaged. Even a well built fireplace and chimney system can become damaged and deteriorated. A well-constructed and beautiful fireplace can become stained and worn. However, you can have your fireplace back to new when you schedule...

Pros and Cons of Wood Stoves

One of our favorite things about offering chimney services to our neighbors and friends in Shreveport, Louisiana is making sure they have the best products for their home. We sell, install, and service many fantastic products including fireplaces, inserts, and stoves....

Learn More About Our Warrior Horse Program

At New Buck, we don’t just do chimneys. It is our goal to help provide knowledge, services, and products that will help our friends and neighbors stay safe and warm each winter. This is our job and pleasure. In addition to to our work with chimney science and safety,...

Does Your Chimney Flashing Need Repair?

Many homeowners would not know how to respond if asked “Does your chimney flashing need repair?” There are a few reasons why most homeowners may not know. First, the flashing is largely unseen, on the roof, out of sight. Secondly, we often assume that if the work has...

Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13

Fire Prevention Week is one of our favorite times of year, because it allows us the opportunity to share with the community fire safety. Situated each year in the fall around the time of the Great Chicago Fire, this week helps us to educate communities nationwide...

Brick and Stone Work

Now is the time that many homeowners begin to think of their winter fireplace. The fireplace serves many purposes throughout winter, ranging from supplemental heat to home decor, and it makes a magnificent backdrop for holiday festivities and family photos. What can...