We Are Now A Certified FireGuard Installer

The flue liner is a vitally important part of your chimney system. Do you know what a flue liner is, or even where it is? In order to understand how important this piece is, you need to understand how your chimney is made and what it is designed to do. This seems like...

What Makes Our Dryer Vent Services Stand Out

When you think of a chimney sweep company, you probably think about getting your chimney inspected or cleaned. Black Velvet Chimney does those jobs right. We have been doing this job for over twenty years, so we have experience and expertise to put into every...

Why CSIA Certifications are Important

Whenever you’re going to take care of a significant problem, it’s important to check out the credentials of the person you’re hiring to take care of it. Whether you’re getting your car repaired, having your appendix removed, or getting your college degree, you’ll want...

Why We Recommend Draft Fans

If you are a chimney owner, then it’s very important to understand draft. You know it has to do with the efficiency of your fire, but do you understand how it works? Did you know that there are products you can install to help with proper draft? When you...

What is the Purpose of a Chimney Crown?

A crown is a covering. For example, royalty wear crowns on their heads and you put a crown on a tooth to protect it from further damage. Crown molding, according to Merriam-Webster, is “molding that crowns a surface or structure; especially molding that runs between...

We Do Gutter Cleaning

When it comes to chimney inspection and cleaning, you know to trust our professionals at Black Velvet Chimney. We are Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) certified, which means all of our employees have the best training. In addition, our team are always...