• Fireplaces: Gas vs. Wood vs. Electric
    Why should I install a fireplace? A fireplace is a great addition to your home as a supplemental or backup heating source. Fireplaces are also commonly used to adjust or improve the ambiance and aesthetics of your living space. Often, when remodeling a home for resale, the owners will add a gas fireplace to […]
  • Anatomy of a Chimney
    Understanding the different parts of your chimney, and what they do, will help you make good decisions on the care and maintenance of your chimney.  Lakeview employs CSIA (Chimney Safety Institute of America) Certified Sweeps & Inspectors to help you take care of your chimney needs and concerns. 1. Chimney Cap or Rain Cap A chimney […]