• in Water Leaks

    Solutions to liner damage

    Below is a list of the remedies used by Best Cincinnati Chimney to fix chimney liner issues that can lead to house fires. Flue Tiles – Used mostly for straight , short chimneys, this method of lining is used mostly on new construction. You generally cannot replace Terra cotta tiles but you can repair them. HeatShield®...
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    Fighting Masonry water leaks

    WATER LEAKS IN MASONRY At Best Cincinnati Chimney we know that durability of masonry depends primarily on its resistance to water penetration and water leaks. Water leaks can  cause corrosion, deterioration, dimensional damage, efflorescence, freeze-thaw spalling, staining, damage to interior finishes, and, ultimately, structural failure. It is wel...