Matters of the Hearth

Home Improvement

2842 Route 426
Findley Lake, NY 14736

Mon - Sat: 8:00AM - 7:00PM

Sun: 9:00AM - 5:00PM


Matters of the Hearth Inc. began as Alternative Heat and Chim-Chimney Service with Matt Hanby as a part-time chimney sweep in 1991 which became a full-time enterprise in 1996. In 2001,

As our list of services grew, we saw the need to create Matters of the Hearth Inc. with a retail fireplace showroom in scenic Findley Lake, NY.

Matters of the Hearth continues to grow, offering a professional chimney service, fireplace restoration, chimney relining, and high quality gas or wood burning fireplaces, stoves and inserts with code compliant installation.

We are members of the Pennsylvania, the New York, and the National Chimney Sweep Guilds. Matt Hanby is certified by the Chimney Safety Institute of America.

By offering the highest quality fireplace products, utilizing state-of-the-art materials and tools, and a focus on continuing education, Matters of the Hearth Inc. continues "Installing Peace of Mind".


  • Chimney Sweeping
  • Fireplace Upgrade
  • Fireplace Restoration
  • Gas Fireplace Service
  • On Site Evaluation


  • English


  • Most insurance accepted


  • Cash
  • Check
  • Debit
  • Discover
  • Financing
  • Invoice
  • Mastercard
  • Traveler's Check
  • Visa


Matt Hanby

Certifications & Memberships

BBB A+ Better Business Bureau Accredited Business Better Business Buearu Better Business Bureau