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Chimney Repair and Seal – list of what to look for – Video

Repairing or Sealing a Chimney Watch the video for tips on what to look for to seal or repair a chimney. Most chimneys need some maintenance over the years. The flashing comes loose, or the grouting starts breaking out. Most roof leaks are due to a lack of chimney maintenance. To use the incorrect chimney sealant could …

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Roof Repair flashing biggest causes of Roof leaks. Watch Video

Incorrect Flashing causes the most Roof Repairs Roof repair and flashing are synonymous in the roofing industry. Flashing is the most important component of a flat roof. There is almost no commercial or residential roof that does not have flashing. What is flashing? Flashing is usually made from metal, copper or aluminum, that is used to make the …

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Chimney’s – a big cause of roof leaks -videos

Chimneys have their functions but cause leaks on flat roofs Chimneys are constructed from the following materials: Oven baked bricks. (red clay bricks) Cinder block Fieldstone Wood framed chimneys with siding. Metal flue pipe chimneys. Clay pipe flue Stucco covered chimneys. Regardless of what they are constructed of, chimneys must have to flash to tie them …

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Chimney Leaks – Finding and repairing chimney leaks – video

Chimneys: Locating Leaks and Maintenance Needs -watch Videos Watch this video to see how we wrap it with a membrane to preserve it. Chimneys have three sections: Crown Body Flashing If you need a checklist of what you will need to repair your chimney you can find it here. The chimney is made from different types of materials: …

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Chimney and Flat Roof Leaks – Brownstoners of Brooklyn and NY – Video

Chimney and Flat Roof Leaks  Most chimneys and parapet walls are covered with tar, as a repair, to prevent leaks. However, the tar dries, hardens, and cracks creating fine fissures that expand over time. Water will penetrate these cracks and seep under the roof’s membrane making it appear as though the roof is leaking. Over time the …

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