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Why Would The Brick Around My Fireplace Crack?

Home interior featuring a brick fireplace with reinforced structure to prevent future cracks.

Have you ever noticed cracks forming in the bricks around your fireplace? Wondering what could be causing them and how to prevent further damage? We will explore the different types of fireplace cracks, signs of serious damage, possible causes, prevention methods, and repair options. Understanding the reasons behind these cracks can help you keep your […]

How to Clean White Fireplace Brick: A Comprehensive Guide

Step by step guide on how to clean a brick fireplace.

Cleaning white fireplace brick is essential to maintain its appearance and ensure the longevity of your fireplace. However, the cleaning process may vary depending on the type of white brick and its condition. This comprehensive guide will walk you through the steps needed to clean white fireplace brick effectively. Understanding the Types of White Fireplace […]

The Best Way to Clean Fireplace Bricks

fireplace bricks

On average, fireplaces should last between 10 and 15 years before you need to replace them. This depends a little on how much you use your fireplace and how well you look after it.  Regular fireplace maintenance is essential if yours is going to stand the test of time. With proper cleaning, yours could last […]

Should You Get a Brick or Stone Fireplace?

stone fireplace

Did you know that homes with fireplaces are consistently listed for 13% more than the median home sale price? Adding a traditional fireplace to your home, or constructing a new home with a fireplace installed, is one of the most reliable ways to boost its value. Even if you have no intention of ever selling, nothing beats the […]

What Will Complement Brick Fireplace Designs?

Rustic log cabin interior with a classic brick fireplace

pin up Since 2015, homes built with a fireplace have been steadily declining. This may be why so many homeowners are starting to have a fireplace installed in their homes. Brick fireplace designs are one of the most popular fireplaces people choose. This creates a beautiful and traditional look that enhances the coziness of a […]