Getting your chimney inspected and cleaned on a regular basis is important for your home’s health. Here below, we detail the various areas we cover with our chimney work and how our team goes above and beyond the call of duty for you!
Chimney Crown Repair
Chimney cement crowns are installed on masonry fireplaces in order to protect the home and chimney from water damage. It’s essentially a roof for your chimney! Over time, like any other piece of infrastructure, there is wear and tear. The crown will develop cracks along the edges and over the years of pounding rain, it will chip away and break off. This can become an area of concern and cause for potential water leaking into the home through your chimney. That’s why it’s important to give us a call today to address this urgent need or sign up for our maintenance program so you never need to worry about the issue after the fact!
As stated previously, everything wears and tears eventually. It’s approximated that after a couple decades, the masonry that’s utilized to construct your chimney will begin to erode. In order to address this problem, we provide tuckpointing the cement between the bricks as a service. It’s a method of preserving the exterior and interior of the chimney and restoring the once faulty infrastructure.
As part of our chimney inspections, we’ll notice details about older chimneys where by construction codes, they need to be updated. For instance, parging is aa aspect of modern chimneys that allows combustion gasses and other air flow to travel more effectively through the chimney sweep. You can know whether your chimney isn’t following construction codes by calling us today at (678) 721-1700.
Your home’s safety is our greatest priority with our chimney installers and our roofers in Marietta GA. We know that there are many chimneys in the Atlanta metroplex area that if left unattended for too long, will be a great risk for the home’s property as a whole. This requires a rebuild of the chimney, but once quickly executed by our professionals, you’ll be squared away in no time with a great chimney that will last you several years to come!
Chimney Liner Repair
Chimneys liners carry the smoke up through your house. The cement crown, brickwork and flue cap protect the flue from unnecessary damage from condensation to seep in the interior structure. That’s why it’s important to sign on for our annual maintenance package so that your home’s chimney, gutters and roof are all good to go, all the time. It’s important to sign on for our annual maintenance package so that your chimney gutters and roof stay in good safety conditions.
The top of a prefabricated chimney is a custom piece of metal that although flat covers the entire top of the chimney. If it is not maintained it will rust out causing a major leak. We both maintain and replace custom chimney pans.
Just like any other aspect of your chimney or your property’s structural integrity, the firebox can also experience wear and tear! We both repair and replace both backwalls and entire firebox’s.
Talk with our specialists today to schedule a chimney inspection.
For more details about how to get your chimney cleaned, inspected and repaired, give us a call today at (678) 721-1700 and one of our specialists will get right on the job for you!
Disaster can strike when you least expect it. In more cases, it does strike when you least expect it! So for the same reasons why you sign on with life insurance or general liability insurance, you should sign on with trusted, verified roofers in Marietta GA. By teaming up with the most capable roofers in Marietta GA, you’ll never need to stress about leaking roofs again. At American Chimney Gutter and Roofing, we’ll execute roof inspections, and repairs that include before and after pictures of the results. Whether it’s a for repairs to the roof or an entire roof replacement, we’re here to help make it easy for you. Schedule a time with one of our roofers in Marietta GA by going to our Contact page or calling us today at (678) 721-1700.
American CGR is YOUR full service roofing company. When looking for roof work or repair we are your go to company specializing above the roofline.
We are experts in working with insurance claims. We have over 25 plus years expertises in helping our customers through their insurance claim process. If your current roof needs to be replaced due to age, we are happy to get you a free quote to install a new roof.
American CGR also does dryer vent cleaning.
There are over 15,000 dryer fires in the US every year due to dirty dryer vents. Dryer fires are very common and can be avoided with yearly dryer vent cleaning . It is very dangerous when your dryer cannot breathe. This can cause your dryer to overheat and start a fire in your home. Having your dryer vent clean Reduces your risk of having a dryer fire. your laundry will dry much faster because your dryer can breathe again. Having your dryer vent clean can drastically lower your power bill saving you up to $300 per year. The service pays for itself and energy and savings extends the life of your dryer with fewer repairs. your dryer does not have to work as hard with a clean dryer vent. A clean vent is a Green vent. It helps save the environment because your dryer uses much less energy, which also reduces the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning if using a gas dryer.
American CGR also repairs those broken, cracked and rotten siding on your home. We have 20 plus years in repairing siding.