Monthly Archives: December 2019

A local chimney sweep maintained the White House chimneys

A version of this story aired in 2015. For hundreds of years, chimney sweeps have provided a necessary and important service to society. In 1981 Jeff Schmittinger began working in the field and today he operates Wisconsin Chimney Technicians in Waukesha. Before becoming a chimney sweep — yes, that term is still acceptable today — […]

Meet Master Chimney Sweep Steve Carter and his team at Chimney Sweeps, Inc., serving San Diego County

COMPANY SPOTLIGHT: Visions of Mary Poppins and Bert the Chimney Sweep come to mind when we think of Steven Carter. He is a real and current top notch chimney sweep. In fact, he’s called a Master Sweep in the old English tradition, and he’s swept over 40,000 chimneys in his career. Chim Chim Cheree indeed. […]