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How To Use a Gas Fireplace Effectively

How To Use a Gas Fireplace Effectively

Gas fireplaces are quickly gaining popularity as an alternative heating source in Nashville homes. With a gas fireplace, there is no need to source real wood, and gas fireplaces are highly efficient. Generally, gas fireplaces are easy to use and require minimal maintenance. Here we explain the best practices for using the gas fireplace in […]

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Spring The Right Chimney Sweep Season

Spring The Right Chimney Sweep Season

The best way to protect your chimney and keep it working its best is with a yearly chimney sweep and inspection from an experienced professional. While there is definitely no wrong time to schedule your chimney sweep, spring is the ideal season to have the chimney of your Nashville home professionally swept and inspected. Here […]

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Is It Necessary To Repoint My Brick?

Is It Necessary To Repoint My Brick?

In order for masonry to maintain its aesthetic and structural value, it must be properly cared for. This means staying on top of maintenance and addressing any repairs as soon as possible. Damaged mortar is a serious concern that can lead to irreparable damage to your entire mason structure. Repointing, or tuckpointing, is a process […]

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When To Start Planning a Masonry Repair  

When To Start Planning a Masonry Repair  

Masonry gives your Nashville home a charming, timeless look. Generally, masonry is very durable and will last a long time. However, harsh winter weather and the wear and tear over time may damage your masonry. Once you notice the red-flags of masonry damage like bulging bricks, cracked bricks, or deteriorating mortar, it is time to […]

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Is It Too Late For A Chimney Sweep?

Is It Too Late For A Chimney Sweep?

Chances are, you have been enjoying the fireplace in your Nashville home since fall. If you were unable to get your chimney sweep done before the burning season, you may think it is too late for a chimney sweep. Even if you have been regularly using your chimney sweep, it is not too late for […]

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How to Hire a Certified Chimney Sweep

How to Hire a Certified Chimney Sweep

Chimney maintenance is critical for ensuring the proper functioning of your chimney. An annual chimney sweep is one of the simplest forms of maintenance that will help protect your family from fires and other chimney hazards. The quality of your chimney sweep and inspection is absolutely crucial for ensuring the safety of your home and […]

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What are the three levels of chimney inspections?

What are the three levels of chimney inspections?

A yearly chimney sweep and inspection are the easiest ways to prevent and catch problems with your chimney. Inspections assess the condition of your chimney and diagnose any problems you may be having. If you have any concerns about your chimney, it is imperative to schedule a chimney inspection with a trusted professional as soon […]

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Fireplace Safety Tips for the Holiday

Fireplace Safety Tips for the Holiday

A warm, cozy fireplace is the ultimate holiday centerpiece. A toasty fire makes the perfect spot for family and friends to gather around this holiday season. In order to enjoy your fireplace during the holidays, it is important to practice safe fireplace use. In this article, we share some important tips to keep everyone safe […]

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How Can I Weatherproof My Fireplace?

How Can I Weatherproof My Fireplace?

Your fireplace is a great source of warmth and comfort during our chilly Nashville winters. However, if your fireplace is not properly weather-proofed, over 90% of the warmth will be distributed efficiently! You may actually be losing most of the heat that is being generated. Luckily there is a solution. Weatherproofing your fireplace will make […]

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Why You Should Get a New Years Chimney Sweep

Why You Should Get a New Years Chimney Sweep

The New Year is a time for starting fresh and making those classic resolutions. While people tend to focus on categories like fitness and work, your home is a great place to start with resolutions. The new year is a great opportunity to invest in your home’s masonry with a chimney sweep. 

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