1. Western Suburbs of Chicago Masonry Services

    Masonry Services in the Western Suburbs of Chicago

    Elite Chimney & Masonry offers professional & comprehensive chimney care - including inspections, sweeps, installations, repair work, preventative care, and more. We also specialize in professional masonry services throughout Chicagoland and the Western suburban area that will keep your chimney working and lasting year after year, as well. Your chimney is made of stone, concrete & bric…Read More

  2. Chimney Sweeps

    Live in the Chicago area? Why choose Elite to sweep your fireplace

    Located in St. Charles, Elite Chimney & Masonry serves the suburbs of Chicago specializing in complete full-service chimney sweep & fireplace repair. Since 1998 our family-owned business & team of masons have been inspecting, restoring, and repairing chimneys as well as educating and advising our customers on how to properly maintain their chimneys in a safe & efficient manner. Our…Read More

  3. Chimney Inspections from Elite Chimney and Masonry

    Winterize Your Fireplace with a Chimney Inspection

    If you live in Chicago or in any of the surrounding Illinois suburbs you know that coldest months of the year are almost here. It’s a good idea to get your fireplace up and running before it gets too cold, and before the busy holiday season arrives. Huddling around a fire all cozy at your home can really bring your family together during the cold winter months. Unfortunately, without regular upk…Read More

  4. Chimney fire prevention

    Keep Your Family Safe with Our Chimney Fire Prevention Tips

    Chimney fire prevention becomes even more important as we go from Fall to Winter and Chicagoland home owners light their fireplaces for the first time. The Chimney Safety Institute of America states nationwide, in 2012 there were 20 deaths, 60 injuries, $90+ million in damages all related to home fireplaces & chimneys. Naturally, you’re no expert on chimneys but keeping your family safe is t…Read More

  5. Don’t Have A Chimney Cap? Here Are The Top Reasons Why You Need One!

    Despite Chicagoland’s harsh winters, some homeowners rely on their modern HVAC systems over their fireplaces for heat and comfort. Conversely, there are many residents who rely on this hearth to keep their home at an ideal temperature no matter what the weather brings. Regardless of its usage, your chimney still requires a cap. This critical element helps to protect your home and your family, an…Read More

  6. The Top Signs Your Chicago Home Is In Need Of Chimney Repair Part 2

    For many Illinois residents, the fireplace serves as a symbol of warmth and comfort. The hearth provides these services in a literal sense, as well. Oftentimes, homeowners will fail to inspect their chimneys until something has gone wrong. If it’s been awhile since you’ve performed your own chimney inspection, we recommend scheduling 15 minutes to give your system a fall check. Any problems fo…Read More

  7. The Top Signs Your Chicago Home Is In Need Of Chimney Repair Part 1

    As a small and sturdy element within the home, residential chimneys often go unnoticed or neglected until something goes awry. In many cases, an old, decaying smokestack can be considered a serious fire concern, and for some homes, structural dangers as well. If you are a proud Illinois homeowner but are unsure when it is time to call for chimney repairs in Chicago, the team here at Elite Chimney …Read More