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Newsletter September 2010 by Rockford Chimney Supply

Smooth Wall LinerWhy Reline Your Chimney? A chimney liner, or flue, is the inner portion of a chimney that contains and channels the products of combustion. Most masonry chimneys are constructed with an inner liner of clay tiles. In some cases an original clay tile liner was never installed. In others, the tile lining may have cracked, crumbled and deteriorated over time- water damage, chimney fires, or just age can cause the deterioration of a clay liner.

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Newsletter August 2010

Smooth Wall LinerRockford Chimney Supply is pleased to offer our new smooth wall flexible chimney liner. The smooth interior gives you 20% better airflow than corrugated liner. It's made of high quality 316ti stainless steel, so it's suitable for use with any fuel source. And it works with all our round liner connectors and components, so you can use it for any round liner application.

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Newsletter July 2010

Chimney CapSummer is a great time of year, and there's still lots of time for summer fun. But when the weather is nice, it's also the best time to check on your chimney and chase cover to make sure everything is in good condition, and make repairs if needed. Then sit back and enjoy the rest of your summer safely.

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Newsletter April 2010

RaccoonWith spring approaching, Rockford Chimney is reminding homeowners to make sure their chimneys don't become home to raccoons. To a raccoon, a chimney without a secure cap is a perfect nursery to raise the young born this time of year. Raccoons look for tall structures they can enter from the top with protected interiors where mother and young will be safe from predators.

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