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Fireplace Maintenance Tips for Homeowners

A well-built fireplace should give you years of safe, consistent service. Trouble begins when fireplace maintenance is neglected. Chimney Saver Solutions of Richmond and Midlothian, Virginia, would like to share some fireplace maintenance tips that will help you keep your gas or wood fireplace in top shape. Two primary fireplace types The two main fuels […] Read more

Chimney Stains? Here’s What They Mean

As a homeowner, you expect your chimney to become timeworn due to its exposure to the elements, but you don’t expect stains. Does your chimney have stains? Here’s what they mean. Your Chimney has Black Stains If you see black stains on your chimney, it could mean a number of things. The first possibility is […] Read more

Signs You’ve Partnered with a Trustworthy Chimney Sweep

Life can be as complex and mysterious as the fictional character Mary Poppins, but finding dependable chimney sweeps can be a snap. To gain confidence that you’ve hired experts, look for telltale signs you’ve partnered with a trustworthy chimney sweep company before scheduling the appointment. This is important because, although there are recognized professional standards, […] Read more

Effects Of a Damaged Chimney Liner

  How much do you know about your chimney? Are you aware that its chimney liner both keeps you safe and makes your chimney more efficient? With that in mind, here are the effects of a damaged chimney liner. What is a Chimney Liner? Before we get to the effects of a damaged chimney liner, […] Read more

Chimney Damage Caused by Freeze-Thaw

For the same reason tarps are used to cover some outdoor plants in freezing temperatures, it is important to keep an eye on possible chimney damage caused by freeze-thaw cycles. Preventing moisture intrusion in chimney masonry is a task worthy of year-round attention, and the primary reason is what happens in winter. When you understand […] Read more

Benefits of Installing a Gas Log Set

Making one good decision about your fireplace can result in long-term satisfaction. That’s how countless homeowners feel, all the folks who would recommend getting in on the benefits of installing a gas log set in your fireplace. Masonry wood-burning fireplaces are beloved for the charming ambiance they create and more. However, various issues can make […] Read more

Benefits of Installing a Gas Log Set

Making one good decision about your fireplace can result in long-term satisfaction. That’s how countless homeowners feel, all the folks who would recommend getting in on the benefits of installing a gas log set in your fireplace. Masonry wood-burning fireplaces are beloved for the charming ambiance they create and more. However, various issues can make […] Read more

What are the Dangers of Creosote Buildup in the Chimney?

If you have a wood-burning fireplace or stove, creosote buildup occurs to some extent with each use. Creosote buildup is dangerous because it puts your home and family at risk in several ways. Creosote is a brown or black tar-like combustion byproduct that can take the form of flaky, crusty, or drippy, hardened residue inside […] Read more

How Much Maintenance Does Gas Fireplaces Need

Richmond VA Gas & Wood Fireplaces | Safe Installation of Top-Name Zero-Clearance Models If you’re struggling to get enough heat and performance out of your masonry fireplace or older factory-made fireplace, the solution may be an upgrade to a powerful, highly efficient gas or wood zero-clearance fireplace. Chimney Saver Solutions installs top-name ZC fireplaces throughout […] Read more

How Long Can You Run a Gas Log Fireplace?

Asking about a car’s gas mileage is somewhat similar to asking how long can you run a gas log fireplace? It depends on the appliance. There are three basic types of gas fireplaces. But then there are different brands and models, too. The information that follows can provide a good idea of how long you […] Read more

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