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Chimney Chase Design

When you install a new prefabricated chimney, you most likely will want to have a chimney chase constructed. This is to hide the metal pipe that extends from your roof. A chimney chase can make your prefabricated chimney look more like a traditional masonry chimney. In addition, it can be Read More »

A Chimney Chase Improves the Look of a Manufactured Chimney

Manufactured or prefab chimneys are just a pipe made of stainless or galvanized steel. This type of chimney is quite popular in newer construction with manufactured fireplaces, or when a free standing wood stove is installed. While a manufactured chimney is perfectly functional without adornment, neighbors and homeowner’s associations can Read More »

Common Construction Defects – Chase Covers

Manufactured fireplaces are very common in newer homes. These fireplaces are inexpensive and fairly easy to install, so are a favorite with builders looking to cut costs. A manufactured fireplace vents through a metal chimney. This chimney is unsightly sticking out of a roof, so it is usually shrouded by Read More »