The Importance of Chimney Caps

Your chimney cap is the first line of defense for your chimney. It protects the flue opening from the top year-round. The design of a chimney cap can be simple. Usually it is constructed of a stainless steel or copper top and a mesh cage beneath it. The cap is secured...

All About Chimney Caps

Fireplaces and chimneys are surprisingly complex structures with a number of parts, all working together to maximize safety and efficiency. One of the most important components of the chimney is the chimney cap; chimney caps help protect your fireplace against...
Draft Issues With Chimney Caps

Draft Issues With Chimney Caps

Although not unheard of, it is rare to find a modern home with an uncapped chimney. In addition to protecting your fireplace system from moisture, animals, and debris, chimney caps can also help improve fireplace drafting. The presence of a chimney cap does not...