In the wake of recent weather, it won’t be uncommon for some households to have to deal with the issue of flooding. While many heavy rains can bring about flooding in basements there are times when the water damage will be on the main floor and affect rooms that contain a fireplace. It’s true that your fireplace may not be a top concern if flooding has occurred but along with other areas of the home flooding can cause significant damage or problems in your fireplace or chimney. Here are a few things to look for after flooding has happened in your home.
For your complete peace of mind and certainty, it is best to bring in a professional chimney sweep and inspector to look over your chimney and insert. A professional will be able to thoroughly investigate if there is real damage and can do the repairs or replacement as well. Chimney Master Dallas is a full-service chimney company. For help after a flood, call Chimney Master Dallas.