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Sweep Away Cancer

Helping a Charity: Sweep Away Cancer In one way or another, Cancer has affected us all. October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we are pulling together with other members of the chimney community to help sweep away cancer! A charity started in 2015, Sweep Away Cancer was established to assist chimney sweeps and … Continued

$250 Off Exterior Chimney Repair

Get $250.00 off exterior chimney repair!  Call 913-642-6171 For a limited time, Full Service Chimney is offering our best chimney discount & savings yet: Get $250 off exterior chimney repair.   It’s also the last promotion of the year before our busy season hits. So it’s worth repeating this is our best chimney repair deal EVER. Act … Continued

Fireplace Remodeling

Fireplace Remodeling in the Kansas City Metro Area is a service provided by CSIA Certified Chimney Technicians at Full Service Chimney Are you tired of the dated look of your fireplace? Times change and your fireplace should be a reflection of your home’s style. There is no better time than the present, to make your … Continued

Fourth of July Sale

Fourth of July Sale Fourth of July Sale – Offer Details: Free Chimney-Fireplace Cleaning when you schedule a full inspection the week of July 2-6th!!! Call for details 913-642-6171  FREE Fourth of July Chimney Cleaning! Coupon Code: JULY4   Terms and Conditions: Limited Availability. Cleaning must be done at the time of paid inspection. Cannot … Continued

Chimney Academy Opens to Employees

By. Dustin Youngken, Warehouse Foreman Full Service Chimney is pleased to announce the construction of our new chimney training program is complete. The school is open to employees and plays a huge role in the future of our company. A place where novice chimney sweeps can meet with experienced professionals to work on critical skills of … Continued

How Much Rain Can a Leaky Chimney Take?

There must be leaky chimney’s all over Kansas City, since it’s been raining in the for over a week! Because mother nature shows no signs of slowing her wrath this Spring season, we figured it best to spread the knowledge regarding the damage that rain can cause a chimney and fireplace. If you have a … Continued

Johnson County Home & Garden Show 2018

Hoping everyone had a safe and happy new year! Full Service Chimney rolls into 2018 with grand plans for fireplaces all over Kansas City. We’re kicking the year off with an impressive exhibit at the upcoming Johnson County Home and Garden Show. Come see the new displays and services we’re offering. Our Certified Technicians will … Continued

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

Fireplace Chimney Inspections

Recently Jake, Sam, and Robert enjoyed visiting an old customer of ours to complete a yearly inspection and to service his masonry heaters and direct vent fireplace. Masonry heaters are a unique type of fireplace that heat up the whole structure and will continue warming the home long after the fire goes out. A few years … Continued

Chimney leak

A recent customer had us out to inspect his chimney after he had discoverd a leak. As our certified technicians arrived to assess the chimney leak they inspected the exterior of the chimney as well as the interior to be sure to look for any ways of water entry. While inspecting they found a couple … Continued