If you find an issue with your chimney, it is important that you call in the professionals straight away to avoid any serious damage or escalating cost to you. Call us for a free review and quote. We repair chimneys in Derby, Burton on Trent and Throughout The Midlands.
Old chimneys have to cope with the weather extremes on all sides whilst withstanding the effects of combustion chemicals that are released from a gas, wood, coal or oil fire.
The old mortar pointing breaks and cracks over time so joints in the brickwork need to be raked and re-pointed with fresh mortar.
Lead flashing also works itself loose, needing to be replaced or repaired to make a weather tight seal around the base of the chimney. Keeping things in good order up top save you hassle and money in the long term.