2nd October 2019


How much does it cost to repair a chimney?

If all you have are some cracks to be repaired, you can expect to pay around $175.00. A complete rebuilding of your chimney from the crown to just below the roofline can cost $1,000 to $3,000.00. If the entire chimney all the way down to the fireplace needs to be replaced, it can cost around $10,000.

Why is my chimney leaking?

#5 Chimney Leaks Caused by Leaking Bricks. Bricks and mortar both pass water, and often lots of it. When water is absorbed into a brick or a mortar joint in the summer time, the water probably dries out after a while.

What is a chimney mortar cap?

The chimney crown (also referred to as the chimney wash) is the top element of a masonry chimney. It covers and seals the top of the chimney from the flue liner to the chimney edge.
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