Make Sure Your Fireplace is Holiday Ready

This season, make sure your fireplace is holiday ready with these tips from Chimney Sweeps of America in Denver. The holidays just are the perfect time to gather with family around the hearth, but only if your fireplace is safe and ready for use. We’ve all seen the statistics about house fires, and our team…

Top 5 Chimney Problems

If you’re a homeowner with fireplace, it’s important to know the top 5 chimney problems that you might encounter. Today, Chimney Sweeps of America in Denver has all the information you need, so you can learn how to avoid any damage to your home and danger to your family. Creosote Smoke isn’t the only thing…

Check for Animals Before Lighting a Fire

Here at Chimney Sweeps of America, we want to encourage you to check for animals before lighting a fire this fall and winter. Now that our Denver weather has turned colder, animals will start to seek warm shelter and some, unfortunately, end up trying to make a home in an uncapped chimney. Animals in your…

Do Existing Chimneys Work with Wood Stoves?

Today, Chimney Sweeps of America sheds light on the question, do existing chimneys work with wood stoves? If you already have a fireplace but want to install a new stove, you may wonder if your existing system can be used instead of creating an entirely new hole to vent your wood stove. Take a look…

5 Ways to Keep Raccoons Out of Your Trash

Today, we offer 5 ways to keep raccoons out of your trash. At Chimney Sweeps of America in Denver, we know raccoons are curious creatures. We also know that when it comes to pesky creatures, raccoons can be at the top of the list. Raccoons are intelligent and dexterous and they can cause a great…

Having Problems with Your Gas Fireplace?

Are you having problems with your gas fireplace? With these tips from Chimney Sweeps of America in Denver, Colorado you may be able to figure it out yourself. Of course, always take care when working with your gas fireplace. Improper handling could result in injury to your person or damage to your home. If there…

What to Do About Your Squirrel Problem

Here at Chimney Sweeps of America, we want you to know what to do about your squirrel problem. Today, we offer a bit of helpful information on how to keep them out and what to look for if you suspect squirrel activity. Of course, our animal removal experts are also just a phone call away…

Basics of Starting a Fire in Your Fireplace

If you’re new to using a fireplace, these basics of starting a fire in your fireplace from Chimney Sweeps of America can come in handy. Even if you’re a natural when it comes to outdoor fires, the technique is different when you’re working with an indoor fireplace. Clean the chimney After a long summer break,…

Chimney Problems During Winter

Here at Chimney Sweeps of America in Denver, we’re all too familiar with chimney problems during winter. Once the cold weather, rain and snow arrive, this exterior structure is exposed to the harshest conditions. So, we’ve written up this handy guide to point out what poses a danger and how to prevent chimney problems during…

Wildlife Behavior During the Fall

At Chimney Sweeps of America in Denver, we have learned a lot about wildlife behavior during the fall. Knowing some of this information about our wild friends can help you understand how to coexist with them and keep them out of your house at the same time. Of course, if you do end up with…
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