How a chimney leak can go from minor to major in just one storm

April 10, 2018 | Inspections

You never know what you might discover during a chimney sweep and inspection. In this case, a leak into the brick chimney was allowing water to flow onto an electric outlet. Everyone knows that water and electricity is a dangerous mix! Because you never know when chimney damage can occur, the Chimney Safety Institute of America recommends and annual chimney inspection by a CSIA Certified chimney inspector…. just like the ones here at Chimney Champions®!  904-268-7200

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And the Stockings Were Hung by the Chimney with Care…

December 2, 2017 | Inspections

…in Hopes that St Nicholas Would Soon Be There!You know doubt know that line from the poem “Twas the Night Before Christmas.” Have you ever been curious about the tradition of hanging stockings by the fire?In days past when homes were heated by fireplaces, stockings were routinely hung by the fire to dry after washing or winter walks in the snow. Rare would be the home in that did not have stockings hung by the fire on most any night.

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