Lightning tends to strike the tallest grounded structure in the immediate area, which in some cases, happens to be a house’s chimney. Today, we discuss what happens when lightning strikes a chimney, and what you should do about it.
The fall season officially begins in a few weeks’ time, which makes it the perfect time to prepare your home for the colder days ahead. Here are some home maintenance tasks you should complete before the fall season begins.
For most people, house cleaning is not at the top of the list for enjoyable activities. It’s time-consuming, tedious and boring, and it can be overwhelming if things haven’t been cleaned for a while. By following some helpful cleaning tips, however, you can make cleaning your home easier. Today, we take a look at the […]
Your fireplace will only work efficiently if the chimney is in good shape. If this component malfunctions, there would be no exits for smoke and combustion byproducts to escape. What’s more dangerous is a chimney that is blocked with debris.
“Chimney liners” or “flue lining” refers to a conduit made of clay, metal or ceramic installed inside a chimney. Its purpose is to protect the chimney walls from corrosion and heat by containing the combustion products and directing them to the outside atmosphere.