Expert Chimney Repair & Restoration
We offer a full range of chimney repairs from relining flues to installing chimney caps and energy saving chimney dampers. These chimney repair services are completed by Chadds Ford Chimney Sweeps skilled masons and chimney technicians to ensure your complete satisfaction. We never employ subcontractors.
CHASE COVER REPLACEMENT:
If your home has a prefabricated fireplace and chimney, chances are good the flat metal cover on top of the chimney is fabricated from lower grade galvanized steel that is prone to rust. Learn more about chase covers.
EVERY CHIMNEY NEEDS A CHIMNEY CAP:
These devices resemble a tiny roofed screen house, and serve four important roles. Learn more about chimney caps.
A chimney crown is the masonry top, or the “roof” that covers the chimney’s brick and mortar work. This important capstone prevents water from invading and damaging the masonry below. Learn more about chimney crown repair.
RELINING CHIMNEY FLUES:
Several reasons necessitate relining a chimney. Missing or damaged flue tiles, installing a new heating appliance, or the age of the chimney itself call for a chimney to be relined. Learn more about chimney flue relining.
REPAIRING CHIMNEY FLUES:
A cracked flue tile can only be fixed by replacing the tile or relining the chimney, However there are a few economical options to safely repair a damaged flue. Learn more about flue repair.
REPOINTING OR TUCKPOINTING AND MASONRY REPAIR:
Most homeowners mistakenly believe that masonry structures like brick and stone chimneys are maintenance free. However mortar can break down over the years, and even older brick can cracked and become unstable. Learn more about chimney repointing.
Reduce your home’s heating and AC costs with an energy saving damper. These newly designed dampers feature a tight sealing silicone rubber gasket that prevents expensive heat loss. Learn more about energy saving or chimney top dampers.
Chimneys require special attention and maintenance to prevent costly damage caused by water penetration. Learn more about stopping chimney leaks.
Give Chadds Ford Chimney Sweeps team a call or fill out our Request Proposal form for more details.