What You Should Know About Chimney Repair
Chimneys need repair for several reasons. Age alone is a primary reason. Like everything else, they wear out. In our area the biggest factor is the weather. When there has been rain followed by a freeze any exterior masonry can be damaged due to the porous nature of brick and mortar. The Freezing temps can cause expansion which leads to cracks. Heat from chimneys and cold temperatures add stress to masonry structures as well. A well cared for and repaired chimney will last longer, add value to the house and improve the overall aesthetic of your home. Please use our Glossary if any of these terms are unfamiliar to you.
- Repair Mortar Joints /Tuck-pointing
- Tear down and rebuilding
- Leak repair
- Code problems
- Rain caps, wind caps
- Stone and cultured stone
- Brick and cultured brick
- Drafting problems
- Damper repair
- Clean-out doors
- Ash dumps
- Pre-fabricated fireplaces (repair and installation)
If you need a service that is not listed, give us a call anyway! If we can't do it, we can refer you to someone who can.
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Phone number: 503 850 0814
Fax number: 503 231 0182