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About Our Team

at American Chimney Gutter and Roofing


About our CEO, Richard Hyde

Richard Hyde is a Husband, Father, and Christian Business Owner. He started a residential contract company in 1995 which has expanded into the full-service company above the roofline you know today as American Chimney Gutter & Roofing. He graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in Marketing & Business Management. Married for over 39 years, he has six wonderful children and 5 beautiful grandchildren. 

He is a published children’s book author of “The Magic Box” in order to inspire creativity in the younger generation and is an avid reader himself. He is involved in and supports several ministries in his local community such as Anchor, Sunrise, and Awaken Ministries. He enjoys jazz music, golfing, and escaping to the beach with his lovely wife. He is driven to do everything with excellence in order to honor God in both life and business.

Company Story: American Chimney Gutter and Roofing

Established originally as Soot Masters in 1995, the Owner and CEO, Richard Hyde, decided after the 911 attack to rename the company American Chimney Gutter & Roofing in honor of the American citizens fallen and affected.

Proudly aligning the company name with the same ethics such as hard work, determination, and integrity that are needed to accomplish the American Dream.

The company has been in business for almost 30 years, an unheard of number in the residential contracting world, and they are esteemed as the go-to full-service expert above the roofline.

Their excellent reputation testifies to their trustworthiness in addition to their expert craftsmanship, competitive pricing, and peace of mind they continue to consistently deliver to their customers today. When it comes to roofing in Marietta and surrounding areas, American Chimney Gutters and Roofing is the place to go.

Mission Statement

“To provide peace of mind to local homeowners through expert preventative maintenance and repairs; thereby, resolving present issues and avoiding potential problems in the future.”

Vision Statement

“To establish American Chimney Gutter & Roofing as the premiere residential contractor specializing above the roofline in Atlanta Metropolitan and The United States. Providing homeowners with peace of mind knowing that their number one investment, the safety of their homes and families, has been safeguarded for their enjoyment.”


Company Values


Good Communication

You won’t have to worry about a “ no show no call” with us because we value good communication and your time. Before every appointment, we give all of our customers a courtesy call and text to inform them when we are on the way.


We continuously strive to stand above the rest and raise the bar in the contracting world when it comes to professionalism. During an appointment, our team will courteously greet you and explain an overview of our process. After conducting a thorough inspection, they will write out a work proposal with suggested solutions to resolve any of your concerns.

Work Ethic

We take pride in being a part of your maintenance team! We show up and get the job done with attention to detail, excellence, and master craftsmanship. We continuously strive to provide an ever improving customer experience through consistent training and certifications to stay knowledgeable of best industry practices to provide the best value for our customers.


We provide honest expert evaluations, free quotes, and competitively priced estimates. We don’t oversell, but will provide solutions to resolve your concerns when it comes to your gutter, roofing, and chimney needs.


Our company mantra is, “Do it Right When No One is Looking,” because the homeowner normally doesn’t get up on the roof. We strive to uphold a higher standard of integrity and excellence in how we do business from the initial service call to providing photo proof just so you know that the job was completed to your satisfaction. Don’t just take our word for it, see what other people have to say!

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There is a reason we are known as one of the best chimney, gutter and roofing companies in Marietta, Georgia, Cartersville, Georgia and the surrounding areas.

If you need chimney, gutter, or roofing services, reach out to us today. We look forward to serving you!