Chimneys may be an optional fixture in your home, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t keep up with their maintenance. One of the parts of a chimney that you should always maintain is the chimney liner. However, as most homeowners aren’t even aware of its existence, it’s easy to forget to replace or maintain this […]
Summer is now here, and it is now one of the best times to spruce up your home. With all the free time you and your household members have, you can all pull your weight together to make the home improvement process faster than ever. However, there are times when you might be lost on […]
Ants can pretty much breed everywhere, including your gutters. They can be costly to remove, and they may even affect your home’s vital components. Also, their bite can cause irritation and pain in both humans and pets.
Turning off the gas can affect how your fireplace functions. A well-maintained gas fireplace can ensure that your household stays safe and extend the equipment’s lifespan.
Most homeowners think a chimney cricket is optional, but, for chimneys of a certain width, they’re a necessity. In fact, the NFPA 211 Standards and International Residential Code made chimney crickets a requirement for chimneys with a width over 30 inches. Chimneys located on the downward slope of a roof will also likely need a […]