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Why Are Masonry Repairs So Important?

Masonry chimneys are built to last for many years, but without proper maintenance, they can quickly deteriorate to the extent of becoming a dangerous safety hazard. The exterior of your masonry chimney is constantly exposed to the elements of weather, and this can lead to water penetration damage to the Read More »


Here’s Important Terminology about your Chimney and Fireplace System

Your chimney and fireplace system consists of different components that work together to provide you with warm and cozy fires. When something goes wrong with your fireplace, it can be helpful to know the names of those components when you start troubleshooting the problem. For over 40 years, Chim Cheree Read More »

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Signs that Your Firebox Needs Repairs

One of the hardest working components of your chimney and fireplace system, the firebox is exposed to extremely high temperatures every time you enjoy a fire. Whether you have a masonry chimney with a firebox built with firebricks and refractory mortar or a prefabricated chimney with a firebox made from Read More »

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What is the Chimney Inspection Process?

When you own a home with a chimney and fireplace system, you have the responsibility to follow a routine maintenance schedule that includes professional services like annual sweepings and inspections. Neglecting this responsibility can make it unsafe to use your fireplace because, without an annual chimney inspection, it can be Read More »

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We Serve Upstate South Carolina

For over 40 years, Chim Cheree is proud to have provided superior professional chimney maintenance, repair, and installation services to the Upstate South Carolina region. Located in Greer, we love living in a scenic area that offers 1,001 different things to do, according to Upcountry South Carolina. This time of Read More »

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Benefits of Gas Fireplace Inserts

As much as you love your traditional wood-burning fireplace, it just does not provide enough heat, and you would like to find a more economical way to heat your home this winter. One popular option is to install a more energy-efficient gas fireplace insert into the opening of your existing Read More »

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We Can Do Chimney Rebuilds and Renovations

Although masonry chimneys are built to last a lifetime, there may come a time when you may be in need of extensive repairs to safely use your fireplace. Additionally, most chimneys that need to be rebuilt have already lasted one lifetime, so they may need some renovation to make it Read More »

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