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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...

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...

The Importance of a Certified Sweep

For the same reason, hospitals don’t hire surgeons who are self-taught in their basement, a homeowner shouldn’t hire any ol’ amateur to work on their chimney. In a world with thousands of blogs, websites, and books dedicated to the D-I-Y concept,...

Benefits of Installing a Chimney Cap

Every part of your chimney system is important and works together to do one thing: vent your fire. When your fire burns–even an efficient, organic fire–it releases harmful byproducts and your chimney is working. Vapors, particle pollution, smoke, carbon...

Importance of Continuing Education

The chimney industry is sometimes called the fire safety industry. Fire is unpredictable. No matter how much precaution you take as a homeowner, when the perfect circumstances line up to allow a fire, it can result in disaster and damage. Professionals in the chimney...