Henson's Chimney Service, LLC - Frequently Asked Questions

Read our frequently asked questions from Henson's Chimney Service, LLC.
Q: How often should I have my chimney swept?
A: The National Fire Association recommends an annual inspection, and a cleaning if necessary.
Q: Why is there is an unpleasant smell from my chimney or fireplace?
A: This is caused by creosote buildup. Call us and let us help correct the problem!
Q: What is creosote?
A: Essentially it is condensed particles from wood or coal burning that solidify when cooled, and can buildup in chimneys.
Q: My fireplace smokes more than it should. Is this a problem?
A: Yes, and this could be caused by creosote buildup, or possibly other issues. Call us and schedule an appointment to take a look at your situation.