A quick how-to video on how to assemble a Rock-Vent Roof Support for your chimney pipe installation. Installing a Roof Support along with your chimney pipe installation will allow you to support your chimney pipe when you don't use a support box.
The Premier Chimney Damper Cap features terra-cotta pressure bolts that ensure a quick and easy installation. Although the installation is easy, this cap will ensure a tight fit and can withstand temperatures all the way from -85 degrees to 450 degrees Fahrenheit.
Just like a wood built chimney chase, a masonry brick chimney can also benefit from having a stainless steel chase cover. A stainless steel chase cover will fit over the top of your chimney and prevents the elements, snow, rain, or hail from deteriorating your chimney.
How much do you really know about fireplaces and chimneys? Sometimes what we think we know isn't exactly true! Which of these commonly held opinions are correct and which ones are just myths?
There 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.
Is there a large hole in your living area that is directly connected to the outside? There is if you have a fireplace with a chimney. The damper is an important part of your fireplace chimney. It does more than just control the amount of heat your fireplace sends into the room.
Having an insulated chimney plays an important role in any chimney construction or modification. When installing a new liner for your heating appliance — whether it is a furnace, hot water heater, wood-burning insert or stove, or existing fireplace — consider insulating the liner. Chimney liner insulation offers many benefits in terms of improved system safety, increased efficiency and reduced maintenance cost, and in just a short period of time could pay for itself.
Top termination kit for the rigid liner system explained in full detail by Rockford Chimney Supply. This job can easily be done by a do-it-yourself homeowner after watching this DIY video.
Transitioning your rectangle exhaust hole into a round exhaust hole can be done by installing a rectangle to round insert adapter boot.
Removing a fireplace damper is a common part of chimney renovation that homeowners come across. You may need to remove the fireplace damper when you are installing a stainless steel chimney liner. When you are installing a wood stove insert, often times there isn't enough room to pass the liner through the damper.