Sizzlin’ Summer Tips

+-*It’s summertime and it is hot and humid.  We are in the heart of our outdoor masonry season, rebuilding chimneys, constructing outdoor fireplaces, and sprucing things up with stucco and veneer stone. Here are some of the frequently asked questions we receive in the office during these balmy days: Q:  My fireplace smells like bacon. […]

Masonry heaters

+-*Have you heard of masonry heaters?   According to the Masonry Heater Association, “The main thing that distinguishes a masonry heater is the ability to store a large amount of heat. This means that you can rapidly burn a large charge of wood without overheating your house. The heat is stored in the masonry thermal […]