This is what can happen when you don't have your chimney professionally cleaned regularly
Scherer Stove & Chimney
237 South Main Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Chimney repointing start to finish
Before and after shot of a chimney insert. Note the creosote build up as you look down the chimney. This is after one season of use.
Marquis Grand Infinite Linear 63 Installed in Victor, NY
photo of top of chimney prior to cleaning.
Finished natural gas fireplace Rochester, NY pictures above
Scherer Stove & Chimney is one of the only retailers in all of central New York that services what we sell in house. We don't sub contract, so you can buy with confidence knowing the same company that sells you your stove or fireplace will be the one that will be there to service it down the road. Scherer Stove & Chimney is an authorized dealer of St. Croix stoves. We have access to multiple other manufactures including Vermont Castings, Enviro, Majestic, Napoleon, Town & Country, and many others. Come to our new retail location in Canandaigua, NY and you will see the difference that comes from working with a family owned retailer that truly cares about you and has the expertise to meet you heating needs.
Family owned and operated. We perform all levels of installation and servicing for pellet/wood burning and gas stoves. We are always happy to answer any questions you my have about the suggested maintenance for your heating unit after installation. We want you to be very comfortable with the operation of your stove and we encourage our clients to call any time with questions.
Our company specializes in the professional installation of stainless steel chimney inserts into existing masonry chimneys. This is needed when converting from an existing fireplace to a gas, pellet, or wood stove chimney.
At least once a year you should have your chimney professionally cleaned and inspected to be fit for use during the cold months of winter in New York State. Creosote deposits build up in your chimney as you use it and can lead to a chimney fire. Every year there are over 30,000 structure fires caused by chimney fires in the United States. Don't be a statistic! Protect your family and home. We offer all levels of chimney sweeping, from basic sweeping of the chimney and cap, to full chimney cleaning inspections and fire box cleanouts.
Scherer Stove & Chimney can do the needed repairs on your masonry chimney including repointing chimneys, crack filling, recapping chimneys, and tile replacement. We have the proper equipment to fix any chimney issue you may have, and do it safely with our 50 foot man lift.
We understand how difficult it can be to choose the right heating source with so many options available. We offer in home alternate heat source consultations to help you get the most out of your new heating system.