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The Stack Effect & Your Chimney

The Stack Effect:  Also called the Chimney Effect.  It refers to the movement of air into and out of buildings, chimneys, etc.  Indoor air density is different from outdoor air density, and this causes either a positive or negative buoyancy force.  It helps with natural ventilation and infiltration. The Stack Effect and Your Chimney:  Drastically […]

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Why You Need a Professional Chimney Inspection

If you’re a homeowner, it’s imperative that your chimney is inspected annually.  Think you can do it yourself?  You may want to reconsider. It’s not as easy as you may think.  The truth is that responsible homeownership means hiring a certified chimney sweep to inspect your chimney once a year. Dr. Flue is a leader […]

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