Everyone loves to gather around the fire. But is your fireplace safe? It is highly recommended to have your fireplace and chimney inspected each year to check for corrosion and creosote buildup. We are masonry repair experts, and can inspect your fireplace and chimney for problems related to cracks or deterioration, lightning damage, water leaks, or smoking problems. For fireplace repairs and reconstruction, TCB Masonry can restore both beauty and function to masonry fireplaces across the Rockford and Northern Illinois/Southern Wisconsin area.
Fireplace inserts replace the firebox in your existing masonry fireplace. They’re the best way to increase your fireplace’s efficiency.
A ventless insert works similarly to a vent free gas log set. If you’re considering vent free gas logs, but your fireplace could use a bit of a cosmetic facelift, then a ventless insert is a great solution.
A direct vent insert is a sealed system, so it completely eliminates the heat loss of other fireplace types. It