How to Repoint a Brick Chimney?

Answer The mortar in your chimney may start to crumble and deteriorate over time. Repointing the mortar is the process of removing the old mortar and replacing it with new. This job is a time-consuming on... Read More »

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How do I regrout a brick chimney?

Regrouting a Brick ChimneyUse gloves and safety glasses. Remove the broken grout using a grout rake. Go over the grout with a wire brush to remove the small chips and grout dust. Spray the bricks w... Read More »

How do I insulate a brick chimney?

Adding a LinerInsulate your chimney by applying a chimney liner. Liners protect the chimney walls from cracking and corrosion due to differences in temperature as well as the detrimental effects of... Read More »

How much does it cost to rebuild a brick chimney?

Rebuilding a typical brick chimney above the roof line would cost $100 to $200 per linear foot. Repointing a typical chimney, which means repairing the masonry joints, costs $6 to $8 per square foo... Read More »

How to Build a Brick Fireplace With a Chimney in Minecraft?

Short tutorial about how to construct a brick fireplace with an exterior chimney in the game Minecraft.