Keep Your Firebox Clean

According to the Bob Vila website your masonry fireplace is made up of a brick or stone firebox, a brick or stone chimney, and, usually, a wood mantel. Everybody knows what the chimney does: it carries smoke out of your house and into the atmosphere. The mantel is the...

Have Your Mortar Repaired in the Springtime

Now that spring is here, the warmer weather is the perfect time to do some things that can’t be done in the winter. Planting your garden, washing your windows, getting the lawn mower tuned up and cutting your grass are perfect to do in the nice spring weather. Another...