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Animals in Chimney

With warmer weather fastly approaching us, we have begun preparing our technicians for animal related problems. When we hear that an animal has entered a chimney, our first thought is to look at the chimney cap. However, this is not always the entry point for the animal, it is our first stop. Other places we look … Continued

2016 NCSG Convention

Our technicians just returned home from the 2016 NCSG convention (National Chimney Sweep Guild) in Orlando, Florida. Robert Berry has said that with the help of Jeremy Biswell, presdient of the NCSG and owner of Flues Brothers, this has been one of the best ones yet! Our technicians had a blast and came back with more knowledge of the chimney industry, … Continued

Chimney Causing a Home Fire

The idea of renovating a home can be exciting! Being able to put your own spin and taste into the footprint and aesthetics of a house so that it can truly be called home. Of course, that gives you the perfect opportunity to decide what you should do with that fireplace! You want to make your home beautiful, so … Continued

Becoming a Certified Technician

Recently our office manager decided to take the dedication and commitment towards becoming a certified chimney technician. To become a certified technician, one must have an in-depth knowledge of code and regulations, so that our customers can safely burn a fire within their home without burning their homes down. This week, she was able to take … Continued

Inaccurate chimney liner

On a daily basis we entrust ourself’s and our property to complete strangers, sometimes without knowing it, other times its with our full awareness. Whether it be with making sure our food order is made accurately without any allergen’s, crossing the street, or making decisions on your home that is both going to last and … Continued

Chimney damage caused by storms

Within the past several years Kansas has seen many thunderstorms come and go. There can be a number of areas a home can be affected by a storm, but the are that Full Service Chimney can help with is chimney damage caused by storms. In late June we had a customer call us after a … Continued

Brickwork in a Kansas City home

At the beginning of May we sent out our CSIA Certified technicians to inspect a chimney’s brickwork in a Kansas City home. Upon arriving our technicians noticed some issues with the brickwork in this chimney. After providing the customer with a full color report with images of the damaged brickwork, he decided to continue forward … Continued

Chimney leaks

In the recent weeks we have seen a lot of rain and storms. With the rain we have received a lot of calls regarding chimney leaks. Some customers have even called because lightening has struck their chimney. Below is one masonry chimney that was recently struck by lightening. With each one of these calls we send out our … Continued

Prefab chimney chase cover install

Recently our certified technicians inspected a home that had both a masonry chimney and a prefab chimney. The prefab chimney looked to be in good shape other than the chase cover. A chase cover is an important part of a prefab chimney. Its purpose is to bridge the gap between the liner and the chimney … Continued