Keep the Snow Outside This Winter

The snowy season is your hearth’s time to shine. When the wind is blustery and the gray sky is spitting snow, it’s time to light up the fireplace. Unfortunately, the time of year that is best for using your fireplace may take the biggest toll on your chimney system. In fact, the worst
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Make Sure Your Masonry is Ready for Winter

Make Sure Your Masonry is Ready For Winter - Indianapolis IN - The Mad Hatter
With fall in full-swing it is definitely time to prepare for winter. Having your chimney system cleaned and inspected should be on your to-do list if it hasn’t happened yet. However there are other factors to consider when it comes to your masonry. Water and Your Masonry Chimney A mas
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Ways a Chimney Sweep Will Waterproof a Chimney

Because chimneys extend above the roof and are continually subjected to the elements, waterproofing is an important measure to take to keep moisture out and protect mortar joints. Waterproofing maintains the integrity of insulation and prevents staining, water damage, and ultimately s
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