The Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) and the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) recommend that all chimneys and/or appliances have an annual inspection. For more details on inspections, click the link below.
All wood burning fireplace and/or wood stove chimneys and venting appliances (ie: furnace flues) should be swept regularly to prevent the build up of flammable creosote.
Columbia Chimney Services, Inc. installs new high efficiency wood stove inserts and fireplaces
Many of the original chase covers installed on homes in our area are made of galvanized metal and have rusted over the years. This can allow moisture and water entry into the flue system and firebox and cause rust damage to the system. Our technicians can replace your old rusted chase cover with a professionally installed custom fabricated stainless steel chase cover.
Chimney caps serve several important functions. Chimney caps serve to contain sparks when you have a fire, protect the inside of the chimney flue from being damaged by rain, snow,etc., and keep birds and squirrels out of the house. We recommend professionally sized caps for all chimneys. We use only the best stainless steel lifetime warrantied caps.
A broken or damaged damper affects the operation of your fireplace and also causes energy loss in your home. We can provide solutions and discuss options to fix or replace your damper.
Lock Top II Chimney Damper Premier Chimney Damper
A top mounted chimney damper provides energy-saving efficiency by sealing cold and hot air out, and the cap provides extra rain, animal, and spark protection. Stainless steel with manufacturer’s lifetime warranty.
Skilled masons can evaluate and repair damaged or deteriorated brick and mortar as needed.
Cracked or deteriorated crowns allow water to penetrate and cause damage to both the interior and exterior of your chimney. We have the products and skilled employees to provide these repairs as needed.
Chimney Flue Repair:
A stainless steel UL listed chimney liner provides maximum efficiency and safety for the operation of your fireplace, wood stove, or furnace. Our competent staff can provide information and answer questions about relining your chimney if necessary.
HeatShield Cerfractory Flue Sealant:
HeatShield® is a chimney liner repair system that eliminates the hazards and draft problems caused by gaps, cracks and spalling in otherwise sound masonry chimneys.
Diagnostic Service Call:
Our trained staff will be happy to inspect and evaluate your chimney to troubleshoot any problem you may be experiencing.
Skilled craftsman can evaluate and provide honest accurate estimates for any problems or concerns with your fireplace, furnace, wood stove or gas appliance.
Clogged dryer vents waste energy and affect the operation of your dryer, not to mention the potential fire hazard. Having your dryer vent serviced regularly can prevent problems with your appliance.