Today we finished to chimney that needed to be plastered. Plastering is a great way to fix a chimney that needs to be rebuilt. when done right, plastering is effective and durable. And saves on cost.
A chimney hood is a great way to add protect to any chimney. At G.H. Erickson & Son we offer a wide range to choose from. Along with the quality we offer, each hood is installed and fitted to your chimneys design. Having a properly designed and installed hood is the only way to protect a chimney. Call today for more information!
G.H. Erickson & Son can service and repair the most difficult of chimneys. Call today and make a appointment!!
Tuckpointing is a great way to repair damage to a masonry surface. The largest problem with Tuckpointing is getting it done right. One way is that after grinding the joints, it must be washed out. If not , dust from the grinding will keep the new masonry from adhearing.
we finished a chimney rebuild in Peoria, IL today. Two new black flu chimney caps were installed also. The joists are smooth struck and regular color mortar
The top 7 courses of the chimney was damaged because the top crown had cracks. The top crown must be inspected each year. Most all damage to the masonry on a chimney comes from water entering from the top crown. Contact G.H. Erickson & Son for a inspection of your chimney.