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We Can Fix Your Smoking Fireplace

One of the most common chimney issues is smoke blowing back into the homes through the fireplace. Smoke is suppose to exit your home through the chimney, but certain problems can cause exhaust issues. Unfortunately, a smoking chimney can make you not want to use your fireplace when you feel Read More »

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Fireplace Safety Tips To Consider This Holiday Season

Spending time relaxing by the fireplace with your family and friends is a favorite holiday pastime. To make the most of this special time, it is important to follow fireplace safety. Recommendations from national fire safety organizations like the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) and the National Fire Protection Read More »

Start Off the Summer with a Professional Chimney Inspection

Warmer weather is here, which means it is time to close down your fireplace and chimney for the summer. Take the time for your chimney maintenance tasks now! This means you will be ready to light the first fire of the fall as soon as you wish. Chim Cheree The Read More »

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Is It Time to Reline Your Chimney?

Since fall is just around the corner, the time is right to be getting your fireplace and chimney ready for the first fire of the year. To get a good start on these preparations, Chim Cheree The Chimney Specialists recommend scheduling your appointment for your annual chimney sweeping and inspection Read More »

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Firebox Rebuilds

Have you noticed cracks and gaps in the firebox of your masonry fireplace? If so, you are at a high risk of a residential fire as this damage allows fire and heat to get to the combustible materials surrounding your fireplace. While many people believe their fireboxes will last forever, Read More »

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We Specialize in Leaky Chimneys

Unfortunately, many homeowners do not realize exactly how damaging water leaks are to chimneys. Water causes so much damage and deterioration to chimneys that the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) has called water the biggest enemy to chimneys. If you have a masonry chimney, water weakens and erodes the Read More »

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The Anatomy of a Masonry Chimney

If you have a masonry fireplace, the anatomy of its chimney consists of many important parts. Many homeowners are unfamiliar with these parts and their functions. As part of our duties as Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA)-certified chimney sweeps, we at Chim Cheree, The Chimney Specialists like to teach Read More »