We Do Dryer Vent Cleaning

Do you periodically have your clothes dryer vents cleaned by a Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) certified chimney technician? A lot of people think that all that needs to be done in regards to dryer vent cleaning is to simply clean out their lint traps after...

Benefits of a Lock-Top Damper

There are a lot of things you can do to prevent heat loss in your home. Most people know that installing energy efficient windows and doors, and installing insulation can do a lot to improve your home’s ability to retain heat. However, there is one area of your home...

Holiday Activities Around the Fireplace

The holiday season is steeped in fellowship and family tradition. If your anything like us at Hale’s Chimney Cleaning & Repair, a lot of those traditions are set against the backdrop of your fireplace. Although there are many holiday activities that you can enjoy...

What Type of Chimney Cap is Right for You?

A good portion of your chimney is exposed to the outdoors, making it vulnerable to the climate as well as the environment. Rain, snow and ice can get into your chimney flue which can lead to bigger issues down the road. Further, chimney flues make a great place for...

What Water Damage Can Do to a Chimney

You may think that with all the heat that your chimney is exposed to, that fire would be the most damaging element to your chimney structure. However, your chimney was designed to handle heat. In fact, water is one of the leading causes of damage to your chimney. How...

National Fire Prevention Week Oct 8-14

Fire serves many purposes in our lives. It keeps us warm on cold winter days, allows us to cook delicious meals, it heats our water for cleaning and can add ambiance to your home. However, fire can also be dangerous if used in an unsafe manner. We at Hale’s Chimney...