Over time all brick chimneys show the effects of weather causing the weakness of mortar joints, brick deterioration, cracked clay flue tiles, broken chimney crowns, and concrete chimney caps.
When the mortar joints, bricks and crown on your chimney deteriorate we will fully remove your existing chimney and rebuild it back to the existing height with new bricks and install a new concrete crown.
If the bricks of a chimney have maintained their structure but the mortar joints are falling apart, often a chimney will only need to be tuck pointed. We will grind out damaged mortar joints and repack ground joints with new mortar.
CHIMNEY CROWN REBUILD
One crack in your chimney crown can lead to water entering the interior of the chimney, which leads to brick and mortar breakdown. We will remove your existing chimney crown and relay a new concrete chimney crown.
Often, older fireplaces within a home need to be restored. We an assist in restoration of the tiles around the fireplace, interior firebrick, and smoke chamber.
EXTERIOR BRICK RESTORATION
Many homes is Central Pennsylvania experience brick and mortar deterioration around the exterior of their house. Frequently, existing mortar joints must be tuckpointed and the cracked or missing bricks must be replaced.
BRICK WALKWAYS AND STEPS
We can also restore and help maintain your brick walkways and patios around your home.