If you have soot or creosote build-up in your fireplace or a bird’s nest in your chimney, be sure to have it professionally cleaned by a chimney sweep before building another fire. However, if you have cracked or deteriorated brick or mortar, you may need Trademark Roofing, Inc. services.
Chimney Caps are essential chimney products that serve several purposes. Capping a chimney prohibits destruction on the inside from weather elements such snow or rain. They also keep birds, squirrels and other animals from resting inside of the chimney or entering the home through the chimney. Chimney Caps should be replaced when the roof is being replaced.
There are a few types of chimney’s which require a different type of flashing techniques. There’s vinyl, stucco, brick, cedar, and hand sliding. But all require step flashing, lockout flashing and ice & water to protect projection.
Chimney Crickets are installed at the rear of the chimney that divides the water around projections and prevents the water from pooling at the rear of the chimney.