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Square Rock-Flex Stainless Steel Chimney Liner Conversion Chart

This chart is designed to assist you in selecting a square shaped chimney liner. The key when calculating the measurement of a shaped liner is to match as closely as possible the area in square inches of a recommended round liner. Complete instructions are included below the chart. You can also try our Liner Shape Calculator.

 

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Choosing a Chimney Cap for Chimney Pipe - About Chimney Pipe Caps

Air Cooled Chimney Pipe ImageThere are two main types of prefabricated chimneys: air cooled chimneys and insulated chimneys (often referred to as solid-pack or non-air cooled). Each pipe requires a different type of chimney cap. If you look up at your chimney and you do not see a chimney rain cap on your flue, then a cap should be installed immediately to prevent costly repairs down the road.

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Do I Need a Chimney Liner? All About Chimney Flue Liners

inside view of flexible chimney linerTime after time, chimney maintenance is neglected and chimneys only get serviced once an issue has occurred. When the heating season begins, you may question the quality and performance of your chimney. It may have been brought to your attention that a stainless steel chimney liner should be installed to safely and efficiently vent your heating appliances. Installing a chimney liner can easily be accomplished by any do-it-yourself homeowner.

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