Chimney birds! What should I do??

Chimney birds! What should I do??

I have chimney birds! Help!!! A normal sign of warm weather is hearing birds chirping and singing; however, if you are hearing these sounds coming from your fireplace, it may not seem exactly normal. You most likely have a family of chimney birds nesting...

read more
What is a Chimney Spark Arrestor?

What is a Chimney Spark Arrestor?

When it comes to the different parts of a chimney, it can be easy to get confused. Especially if you do not understand exactly what each part does. Also, it can be difficult when a part seems to do the same function as another part. Then you realize it ends up being...

read more
Spring Chimney Repair and Maintenance

Spring Chimney Repair and Maintenance

NOW IS THE PERFECT TIME FOR SPRING CHIMNEY REPAIR AND MAINTENANCEDuring the spring and summer in Portland, the last thing on your mind is your chimney and fireplace system, but the warmer months are actually the best time to take care of your annual...

read more
The 2018 National Chimney Sweep Guild Convention

The 2018 National Chimney Sweep Guild Convention

The last time the National Chimney Sweep Guild (NCSG) held their annual convention and trade show in Portland, Oregon was in 1997. It was certainly great to have them back, and I think the event came off wonderfully. There were well over 600 attendees, and...

read more

Fire Safety Tips For Spring

FIRE SAFETY IS IMPORTANT AT ALL TIMES OF THE YEAR! Just about everyone is ready once spring arrives to break out and get outdoors. We all know that warmer weather means a need for extra caution with outdoor fires, but not enough people consider what it...

read more
3 Stages of Creosote

3 Stages of Creosote

Creosote is a carbon-based particulate that is carried up the chimney in the smoke given off by a fire. It is left behind when condensation occurs as a result of heated vapors making contact with the cooler brick or metal flue. Their formation...

read more
Clay Lamb, the OTHER American Chimney!

Clay Lamb, the OTHER American Chimney!

We are not the ONLY American Chimney, but fortunately, we are the only one in Portland. The other American Chimney in the United States is in Cincinnati, Ohio, and happens to be owned and operated by a good friend of ours, Clay Lamb.

read more

Spring Cleaning TO-DO List!

3 SPRING HOME AND CHIMNEY CLEANING TIPS Spring is almost here, which means it’s time for Spring Chimney Cleaning! Proper maintenance of chimneys, vents, and ducts are important for every responsible home-owner to work into their yearly routine. Here is our recommended...

read more
The American Chimney and Masonry “Home Sanctuary Experience”

The American Chimney and Masonry “Home Sanctuary Experience”

The Mission of American Chimney and Masonry, Inc. is to bring our customers Peace of Mind by consistently exceeding their expectations in how we care for them and their home.
We will build a team committed to excellence in technical and ethical standards, and to success in making the company a model for the industry.

read more

Portland Chimney Repair – Service Area

Located right here in Oregon, our Portland chimney sweep technicians provide the best in chimney repair, fireplace installation and dryer vent care in the Greater Portland-Metro area. From NE Portland down to SE Portland, Tualatin and Oregon City in the south, from Pleasant Valley in the east to Beaverton and Sherwood in the west – when it comes to your chimney, fireplace and vents, we hope you’ll call American Chimney & Masonry! We are the most trusted Portland Chimney Repair company!

Ready To Make A Chimney Sweep Appointment?

To schedule an appointment with one of our expert chimney repair technicians, please call 503-644-0393. With over 19,000 satisfied customers since 1989, we are ready for more! We look forward to visiting with you soon about your fireplace and chimney sweep needs.