Water absorption is a leading cause of chimney deterioration both exterior and interior. Annually, water damage due to leaking chimneys cause millions of dollars in home damage. Exterior chimney structure are subjected to harsh weather conditions and can wear down and damage the integrity of exterior chimney masonry. We recommend that you treat your chimney with a water repellant coating to prevent water absorption and masonry decay.
A chimney liner is one of the most critical components of your entire chimney system and keeping these liners in top shape is a must for your fireplace. Annual inspections and sweeps can ensure that your liner stays in proper working condition and is free of cracks, blockages, or deterioration. We specialize in chimney relining services.
Does your chimney system have a damaged or cracked clay chimney liner? Our expert technicians are trained and experienced in the latest advancement in clay liner resurfacing to restore your original liners to operational condition.
Do you see cracks, missing mortar, or brickwork deterioration inside of your firebox? Even though your chimney firebox is constructed using firebrick and high temperature refractory mortar designed to withstand extreme temperatures, over time deterioration and decay will occur. If your firebox shows signs of degradation it’s time to repair or rebuild you firebox to ensure proper operation of your chimney heating system.
The crown of your chimney is the roof of your masonry chimney. This solid mortar roof helps to prevent water damage and weather-related deterioration of your chimneys internal components. The crown of your chimney may experience cracks and voids that can allow major water absorption allowing for further decay. We have the solution to fix your damaged crown and prevent future decay.
Our chimney specialists offer a variety of masonry repairs and restorations. We specialize in chimney lining, waterproofing, tuckpointing, crown repair, firebox repair, and refractory parging.
Is your fireplace not drawing properly leading to smoke spillage inside of your home? Our Chimney professionals are trained to troubleshoot and diagnose a wide variety of chimney smoking issues and are sure to have the solution to your smoking related problems.