Old chimneys have to withstand the weather while also coping with combustion chemicals which are released from a gas, coal or oil fire.
Old mortar can also crumble joints in the brickwork which needs to be raked and repointed with fresh mortar.
Lead flashing can also come loose and will need to be repaired or replaced to make a weather-tight seal around the base of the chimney.
For any more information regarding our specialist chimney repair services such as...
- Pot Replacement