It’s not uncommon to need some chimney repairs from time to time. Whether it’s a chimney fire, water damage, or basic wear and tear, a chimney can wind up going through a lot! As a homeowner, it’s important to invest in regular repair jobs and maintenance to ensure your system stays strong and stands the test of time. Learn more below!
If you’ve noticed cracks, holes, or other types of deterioration throughout your chimney for your furnace, wood stove or fireplace, it’s best to address them as soon as you can. These issues can affect the performance of the chimney. Cracks, holes, and deterioration are entry points for water to enter the masonry and damage the chimney from outside to inside. Putting off repairs will only lead to further damage down the line, and you definitely don’t want to light up any fires or turn your home heating appliance on until things are properly addressed. And with colder temperatures and the holidays coming up quick, we want you to enjoy your fireplace and home heating appliance all season long!
Top It Off
Investing in a chimney cap keep prevent animals, debris, rain, and snow from entering the chimney and causing damage that effects the performance and safety of your chimney system.
Improving Your Home’s Aesthetic
On top of extending your chimney life, repair jobs to your exterior system will greatly improve the look, protect your investment and overall aesthetic of your home. If you’re looking to sell in the near future, then masonry work is a must! Neighbors, friends, family, and more will love how fresh and up-to-date your home looks, and you’ll be sure to impress any guests who stop by.
Invest In Waterproofing!
Water is one of your masonry’s biggest enemies. Once is it absorbed into the brickwork, it causes all types of problems, some of which include rot, rust, decay, clogs, stains, crumbling mortar, and lots more! Not only does this look unsightly, but it greatly affects the health and efficiency of your system, as well.
If you’ve gotten all of your repairs completed, invest in waterproofing to finish off the job right! There’s no sense in fixing everything up if it won’t stay protected throughout the years ahead. With fall just around the corner, now is the perfect time to invest in this highly beneficial service.
Our products stop water from penetrating, while still allowing your chimney the ability to breathe out vapors and already absorbed moisture. It’s an investment you won’t regret – ask us about it today!
We Are Ready To Help!
Clean Sweep of Anne Arundel County is ready to help you out! Call us now before the busy fall season strikes so that we can get your furnace, fireplace and wood stove chimney ready to go for the months ahead. We can’t wait to hear from you soon!