Leaking!!!

Leaking!!!

If you live along the Gulf Coast you know that we get a lot of rain. In fact, we get more rain than anyplace in the country. Rain is a big deal when it comes to fireplaces and chimneys. As the Chimney Safety Institute of America explains, “water, not fire,...
Chimney Leak Issues

Chimney Leak Issues

  What causes chimney leaks? Although chimneys look like simple brick or stone columns, they are actually complex structures with a number of different pieces and parts. Because the chimney is constantly exposed to the elements, its masonry is at greater risk for...
5 Common Chimney Leaks and how their Caused

5 Common Chimney Leaks and how their Caused

Chimney leaks are a common problem often caused by several reasons. Chimney inspections are particularly important because they can help detect leaks early enough before they become worse. Here is what you can do to fix chimney leak issues. Chimney Leaks Cause #1:...
My Chimney Is Leaking – Help!

My Chimney Is Leaking – Help!

Uh oh.Water is coming from somewhere, and it looks like the fireplace is the culprit! If you fear your chimney is leaking, it’s best to call in a professional chimney sweep right away to address any necessary repairs.The sooner you get it done, the less overall damage...
Chimney leaks

Chimney leaks

Fall is a great time to get the fireplace ready for winter. Attending to those irritating chimney leaks is the best place to start. As this is not an area of the home which sees a lot of traffic or that gets used very often, chimneys require a thorough maintenance...