Dangers of Leaking Chimney Flashing

Dangers of Leaking Chimney Flashing

Flashing is a vital component of the chimney system with a very specific job. Many other parts of the chimney system have dual purposes and multiple jobs. However, the flashing’s sole purpose is to protect the joints where the chimney meets the roof. If installed...
Keeping Water Out of Your Chimney

Keeping Water Out of Your Chimney

The leading chimney industry expert, the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) has declared that water is the worst enemy of your masonry chimney. From the first early signs of water penetration damage such as loose bricks and mortar to serious, extensive and...
Excess Water & Chimney Damage

Excess Water & Chimney Damage

Water is  your chimney’s number one enemy.  When it gets inside…it causes all kinds of trouble – both short-term and long-term.  There are ways to safely avoid water damage.  Call the professionals at Mr. Smokestack for help today! How does water harm your...