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HeatShield, Supaflu, and Stainless Steel – Oh My!

If you want your chimney to function at its highest levels of efficiency and safety, you need to be sure all of its components are in good working condition. One of the most essential components of a chimney system is the liner because of the important roles it serves. According Read More »

What Are Your Chimney Relining Options?

Your chimney and venting system is made up of several different components. It is also important for each component to be in good working condition. Since some of these parts are inside the chimney, it’s important to have it professionally inspected every year! When Chim Cheree, The Chimney Specialists inspects Read More »

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We Use HeatShield!

You always need your chimney to be properly lined. Why? It protects the combustible parts of your home from heat transfer. Keeping the bricks and mortar joints of your chimney safe from the corrosive gases of combustion. Helps in providing a correctly sized flue to your heating appliance. Without a Read More »

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Is It Time to Reline Your Chimney?

Since fall is just around the corner, the time is right to be getting your fireplace and chimney ready for the first fire of the year. To get a good start on these preparations, Chim Cheree The Chimney Specialists recommend scheduling your appointment for your annual chimney sweeping and inspection Read More »

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Supaflu Relining Day 3

The Supaflu had hardened overnight, so it was time for the finishing touches. The tube was deflated and removed from the flue, revealing the new Supaflu liner. The smoke chamber needed some smoothing, and after some quality time with wood chisels and rasps, it looks pretty good. After the smoke chamber was Read More »

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Supaflu Relining Day 2

Supaflu is a lightweight, insulating concrete material that is designed for relining chimneys. It is listed to UL 1777, the standard for chimney lining systems. Today, we filled the chimney with this lining material. To prepare the chimney for the pour, a plywood form was placed at the lintel of Read More »

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Supaflu Relining Day 1

We began renovating a fireplace chimney. This will be a fairly complete chimney renovation including waterproofing and a cast in place Supaflu chimney liner. The purpose of the renovation is to prevent further water damage and improve the functioning of the fireplace chimney. The smoke chamber of the fireplace is poorly constructed, Read More »