We are a Fully Insured company offering chimney repair, sweeping, and inspection in Syracuse and surrounding areas. We offer state-of-the-art video scans and Heat Shield ceramic mortar relining system. Ask us about interest-free financing options. And yes, we service wood stoves.
Wood Stove & Inserts Want to turn your fireplace into an efficient heat source? We install wood stove inserts in Syracuse! Blaze Rite can install a high-efficiency wood stove or wood stove insert into your existing firebox. Furthermore, we have numerous styles for you to choose from. With this in mind, call (315) 956-2581 to […]Learn More
Flue Tile Removal & Relining in Syracuse Why do you need a chimney liner? Simply put, a chimney liner is designed to vent the byproducts of combustion. Any cracks or holes in a flue tile or liner slows the venting process, and can increase your chance of creosote build-up and eventually a chimney fire. Liners […]Learn More
Chimney Waterproofing Cracks in the crown and missing mortar between bricks allow water to penetrate a masonry chimney. As a result, your chimney will deteriorate rapidly. The cost of preventative maintenance is a fraction of what it costs to rebuild a chimney. Don’t wait until it’s too late. So, if you need chimney waterproofing in […]Learn More
Exterior Chimney Repair Do not let water penetrate your masonry chimney. As a result of moisture freezing and thawing, your chimney will rapidly deteriorate. Blaze Rite will fix cracks in the crown and missing mortar between bricks. In fact, the cost of preventative maintenance is a fraction of what it costs to rebuild a chimney. […]Learn More
Real Estate Transactions in Syracuse NY Home Inspectors do not inspect the Fireplace and Chimney system. Luckily, Blaze Rite helps provides peace of mind with real estate transactions in Syracuse NY. The image below is of a collapsing flue system on a home that just went through a real estate transaction. The flue system in this […]Learn More
Annual Inspection & Sweeping Don’t Neglect Your Chimney. Hire a Chimney Inspector Today. Every fall, Upstate New York residents work hard to prepare their homes for the winter months. The one thing they tend to neglect is their fireplaces and chimney. This makes little sense considering the potential for risk to both property and lives. […]Learn More
Chimney Video Scans If your current chimney company is not performing a video scan of your masonry chimney, they are doing you a huge disservice. Only a video scan can reveal the types of defects that could cause a chimney fire… or far worse, a structure fire. Ask your chimney professional if they perform video […]Learn More
Blaze Rite is owned and operated by Robert Doherty. Robert was born and raised in Syracuse, NY; graduating from Baldwinsville High School. After spending more than 20 years in various sales and marketing roles in the construction and building industry, Robert has seen the best and worst of construction industry customer service. Robert opened Upstate Chimney Services, which is now Blaze Rite to provide Upstate New York residents with the best customer service and support. Having spent the last several years learning the chimney services trade from his brother David, (Mr. Chimneyman); and receiving his Certified Chimney Sweep credential from the Chimney Safety Institute of America, Robert Doherty and Blaze Rite is the perfect choice for homeowners looking for quality work at a fair price.