Chimneys stick out above your roof line, exposing them to more severe weather conditions than any other part of your home. All the rain and snow around your chimney creates water that can penetrate, deteriorate and damage your chimney. If this happens, you will need to fix the water damage to ensure that your chimney functions properly. To prevent water damage, by spending a little time and money on water proofing your chimney could save you thoughts of dollars of more costly repair later on.
Waterproofing your chimney is a simple and easy way that will to extend the life of your chimney and to help protect against expensive repairs.
|Componets||Common Issues||How We Fix Them|
|Crown||A crack or damaged crown allows water to enter and begin a cycle of deterioration.||We apply a special product that fills open cracks and coats the entire crown with a durable watertight membrane that will last for years.|
|Brick||Water absorbed through the brick delamination or spalling and be channeled into the interior of the house.||We apply a special water repellent that stops water absorption and its detrimental effects and will not change the appearance of your chimney.|
|Flashing||Loose, damaged or missing flashing is a major source of water penetration and its resulting damage.||We apply a special sealant over the base of your chimney, eliminating, water and moisture intrusion. Its like slipping a rubber boot.|
Water penetration left unchecked causes expensive and extensive damage. Stop water leaks before they happen.