Whether your chimney and fireplace were built with your home when it was constructed in the last century or last year, it will only stand the test of time. It will only keep standing strong if it is properly maintained, safeguarded, and repaired when necessary. At West Texas Chimney and Venting Solutions, we are in the business making sure chimneys are safe and sound.
We want your chimney and fireplace to be in safe working order, to hold the heat in, protect your home, and for your family to be comfortable around. Our 40 years in the business has taught us what chimney and fireplace repairs are most common, which are the most dangerous, and how to fix them properly.
The Importance of Repairs
Whether it’s the dead of winter or the thick of summer, it is most important to make repairs to the chimney and fireplace system as soon as the damage appears. If a professional has recommended repairs for your system, make an appointment as soon as possible. Repairing your damaged chimney will not only keep your family safe from accidental fire, but it also protects your home and your family.
- Repairs Keep Water Out – Damaged masonry can allow water directly into your chimney system and cause rusting metal components, deteriorating masonry and other parts, staining, and more. Chimney water leaks do not just affect your chimney, but the rest of your home. It can cause leaks, stains, and ruin your furniture throughout the house. This can cause bacteria growth that leads to respiratory problems for the family.
- Repairs Keep Animals Out – Your chimney may have a cap, but if there is significant damage to it, your friendly neighborhood critters can come right into the home through the chimney. If you want to avoid spiders, insects, and other critters, you should close up the cracks and fix the damage now.
- Repairs Save You Money – The sooner you make repairs to your chimney system, the sooner your home’s value goes up. Waiting can lead to more damage, more repair cost, and even drop the value of your property.
- Repairs Prevent Fire – Chimney and fireplace repairs and rebuilds prevent devastating fires during the burn season. When your chimney has damage, it is a hazard and puts your family at risk with every fireplace use.
West Texas Chimney and Fireplace Repairs/Rebuilds
Because we know West Texas, we know that even the best chimneys can take on damage. Strong winds, downpours, and tornadoes can damage your chimney masonry year-round. We offer the repairs to get your system up and running again in no time and up-to-date on NFPA standards and local and state safety codes.
Our team can repair or rebuild your chimney or fireplace with the skill and expertise required by homeowners insurers, real estate attorneys, fire marshals, and more. We repair damages caused by water, storms, house settling, chimney fires, structural problems, age, and code-related issues. When you schedule your chimney and fireplace repair or rebuild, you will not be charged for unnecessary work. We save the chimneys we can and often avoid rebuilds by making repairs to the system. If you suspect your system is beyond repair, call West Texas at 806-358-0817 today!