Chimney Caps

Damper, firebox, chimney crown, chimney liner, chimney cap.  These are some of the things that you know about if you own a home with a fireplace.  But even though you know your fireplace has these components, do you really know what the purpose of each is?  Some work...

The Value of a Chimney Cap

Do you know what a chimney cap is? Ever wonder what a chimney cap do? Chimney caps play such a important role for your masonry chimney, as it’s located at the top of your chimney to protect against all kinds of invasions such as the elements, animals, and...

The Importance of Chimney Cleaning

There are some household repair tasks that should not be ignored. Keeping your furnace filters clean and dryer vents clear are some examples. This will prevent possible fire situations. Make sure that your gutters are cleared of leaves, nests, or other debris so that...

Don’t Overdecorate Your Fireplace!

Now that Christmas is around the corner, it’s time to get the Christmas decorations out and get in the holiday spirit. It’s tempting to go all out, to make sure that every corner is filled with holiday cheer. If you’re fortunate enough to own a fireplace, then you...

How to Light Your Pilot Light

Now that fall is about over and winter is just around the corner, you’ll be wanting to spend some of those cool nights cozied up in your living room, all warm and snuggly. Before those cold evenings strike, though, it’s a good idea to make sure that your furnace is...

We Service Wood Stoves

Dominion Chimney Service It’s autumn and with the beautiful fall weather comes lovely evenings that smell like burning leaves and pumpkin bars. The breeze is cool and you can feel winter in the air. Now is the time to make sure your wood burning appliance is running...

Proper Ash Disposal

Now that the weather is starting to get cooler, your thoughts are probably starting to turn to evenings spent inside your house, sitting around the table and playing games with your family, helping the kids with homework, sharing stories about your day as you eat a...