Inserts Vs Open Fireplaces

Inserts Vs Open Fireplaces

Whether you’re trying to choose a new heating appliance or are debating updating an existing one, choosing the right fireplace for your family can be difficult. With so many different styles available – as well as more choices in fuel sources than ever before – now is...
House Pressure Issues

House Pressure Issues

Fireplaces are supposed to add warmth and comfort to our homes. However, if you are experiencing pressure issues your fireplace could be directly affected. If it seems like your fireplace is not producing any heat, is using too much wood, or is letting cold air in you...
Starting A Cold Fireplace

Starting A Cold Fireplace

After a long summer of disuse, many homeowners are unsure of how to start the first fireplace of the season in their fireplace. Learning how to start a cold fireplace can allow you to better enjoy your first fire – as well as the rest of the burning season. The...
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...