We were having a leakage issue in our basement that was due to moisture in our chimney. The frigid Chicago weather has caused quite a havoc this winter. Lindemann was able to diagnose the problem and ... - Steve M. (Chicago, IL)
My experience with Lindemann was excellent. They came out and did what no one else could. Mine was a smoke issue. After having a fire the entire house would smell of smoke. I could have hung pork bell... - Frank F. (Mount Prospect, IL)
These guys are great! We had our chimney inspected/cleaned by Jim who was extremely knowledgeable and super nice! Definitely recommend these guys! And free wood with the chimney cleaning! Super! ... - Steve S. (Chicago, IL)
As the heating season approaches, many homeowners are beginning to stockpile firewood for the home. As you start hauling and stacking log after log, it is important that you know how to safely store the wood. Wood storage should be completed in such a way that the wood is kept as dry as possible. Wet wood not only burns inefficiently but can lead to greater creosote buildup in the chimney flue. Wet wood is also more prone to insect infestation as well as mold and fungus growth.
Here are some Dos and DON’Ts for safely storing firewood outside:
Did you know that Lindemann Chimney Supply offers their valued customers the Free Firewood for Life program? With this program, customers can receive up to 36 bags of high quality, kiln-dried Wisconsin hardwood within three years of a completed chimney cleaning by one of Lindemann’s professional sweeps. To qualify, customers must have their chimney cleaned and inspected annually. Learn more about our certified chimney cleaning services as well as this great program by visiting our website.