Chimney and fireplace repairs are among the many services provided to our customers in Marietta, Fair Oaks, Smyrna, Mableton, Kennesaw, and all of Cobb County.
The chimney liner is a crucial component of the chimney system. If there are any cracks or signs of deterioration in the liner, it should be replaced before using the fireplace or wood stove. Part of annual chimney inspections for customers in Marietta and the surrounding area is ensuring the there are no breaches in the chimney liners, and this includes potential chimney leaks.
Approximately 60% of chimney fires that occur in the U.S. occur in the smoke chamber. This is the transitional area between the firebox and the flue, and the area is frequently overlooked by homeowners. Two issues we often see in Cobb County is that lack of parging or improper construction create a smoke chamber hazard. Our chimney technicians can bring chimney systems up to code with parging and address construction problems.
At Chimney Solutions, we offer our customers in Marietta GA, Cobb County, Kennesaw, and all surrounding cities every type of masonry work that might be needed on fireplaces and chimneys. Our crew specializes in chimney rebuilding, firebox repair, parging, chimney crown maintenance, parging, tuckpointing, and more.
The firebricks and refractory mortar in fireboxes can withstand extremely high temperatures, but they eventually deteriorate. When it’s time to rebuild or repair a firebox because of cracking, deterioration, and missing mortar, our customers in Marietta and throughout Cobb County call us to get the job done right.
Chimney crowns provide the first line of protection against the moisture that can get between the chimney masonry and the flue. It is essential that the chimney crown is free of opening and cracks, to prevent the internal chimney system from becoming damaged.
When old fireplaces need restoration, our Marietta customers trust our qualified chimney technicians to restore beauty and functionality. We can raise hearths, install a new fireplace mantel or surround, install a fireplace insert, repair smoke chamber and brickwork, and much more.
Chimneys are constantly exposed to harsh weather conditions that wear down the integrity of masonry. We recommend applying a coating of water repellant, to prolong the chimney’s structural integrity.
Do you have a smoky fireplace? There are numerous possible causes for chimney drafting problems. Our trained and certified chimney technicians have the expertise to identify the issues that could be causing the smoke to enter your home instead of exit through the chimney.