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How to Operate a Catalytic Stove/Insert

Although a catalytic wood stove or insert behaves similarly to a regular wood fire, there are a few key differences in operation. These differences help the catalytic stove produce long, stable burns. With proper operation, a catalytic combustor can easily last 10 years before it needs to be replaced and Regency offers the industry’s best warranty […]

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Why Choose Regency Brand Stoves?

There are so many pellet, gas, and wood stoves on the market these days that it makes shopping quite difficult! Here at Sweep-A-Chim we make it simple! We offer one premium brand to our customers. In fact, we have installed hundreds of stoves of various brands and Regency has met both our company standards, as […]

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Fireplace Inserts

Pellet Stove or Wood Stove… That is the question!

There is no right answer to this question. Each stove has its pros and cons which may or may not be important to you. We have put together a little list to kind of sum up the overall traits of this choice and hopefully will help you in deciding which is the right purchase for […]

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Snow Chimney Damage

Heavy Snow and Masonry Repairs

Over the years, we’ve figured out that heavy snow and masonry repairs go hand in hand. We don’t know about you, but we’re still digging out from that big snow. Did you know all of that heavy snow can cause your chimney to shift, and the freeze/thaw cycle can wreak havoc on your masonry and […]

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Wood Burning Safety Tips

As the weather gets cooler, more and more of us are making use of our wood burning fireplaces and wood burning stoves. Perhaps the most important thing to consider is when was the last time you had a chimney sweep come out to the house to clean and perform a chimney inspection. You should get […]

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Chimney Sweep

How to Hire a Chimney Sweep

You should consider hiring a chimney sweep if you can’t remember the last time your chimney was cleaned, or if you just bought a home with a fireplace. A chimney sweep will remove soot, blockages and built-up creosote from your chimney liner, firebox, smoke chamber and damper. It only takes only a small accumulation of […]

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