We Do Custom Building Projects!

Leonard & Sons is well known for being Chicagoland’s finest chimney, fireplace, and ventilation experts. However, we also like to extend our masonry knowledge to other non-chimney related projects as well. Because people are so impressed with our chimney and...

Fall Checklist For Your Home

Fall is a time for watching the leaves change, apple picking, pumpkins, and Thanksgiving. However, fall is also the perfect time to wrap up your summer projects and get your home ready for winter. At Leonard and Sons, we’re all about chimneys and masonry projects, and...

Are Chimney Liners Necessary?

There are many safety components put in place in your chimney system. These safety components range from devices that keep debris out of your chimney to construction methods designed to keep moisture from infiltrating your masonry. All safety components in your...
We Offer Gas Log Service and Installation

We Offer Gas Log Service and Installation

A fireplace is a wonderful investment that can add warmth and joy to your home. Nothing beats sitting around a fire on a cold winter night while enjoying some family time. Most people love the idea of adding a fireplace to their home. However, some people are also a...
Fireplace Resurfacing and Repairs

Fireplace Resurfacing and Repairs

Do you own an older fireplace that is looking worn out? Does your older fireplace not operate as well as you would like it to? Are you too afraid to even start a fire in your older fireplace? Owning an older fireplace comes with a lot of challenges: your brickwork is...

We Started Out As A Tuckpointing Company

Most people know Leonard & Sons as Chicagoland’s number one chimney experts, however this is not how we got our start. Our company started out as a tuckpointing business back in 1966. Through the years we’ve expanded our tuckpointing business to include chimney...

Leaky Chimney?

When it comes to your chimney’s health, there are many things that can be detrimental to it. However, a good number of issues associated with poor chimney health can be traced back to moisture intrusion in your chimney. Having a leaky chimney can lead to all sorts of...
We Proudly Serve the NW Chicagoland Area

We Proudly Serve the NW Chicagoland Area

At Leonard & Sons, we’ve been serving the Chicagoland area since 1966. We believe that being in business this long is directly related to our relationships with our customers. Our longevity in the chimney sweeping business has given us the opportunity to learn...

We Do Dryer Vents!

When you think of Leonard and Sons, you probably associate us with being Chicagoland’s number one chimney maintenance provider. However, as a building service, we are proud that we can provide the city we love with more than just top-notch chimney and fireplace...

How to Keep Rain Out of Your Chimney

Once it gets warmer out, we here at Leonard and Son’s start to see a rise in the number of calls we get regarding leaky chimneys. Water leaking in the fireplace, water stains on brickwork and unpleasant smells from the chimney are some of the more common complaints...