However! Always Affordable Chimney is here to save the day! Our experts, who are conveniently located on Long Island, but can provide service to the five boroughs and Westchester are available around the clock to provide emergency chimney service!
The second water seeps into the mortar and brickwork of your chimney, problems begin to arise and arise fast! Due to the water damage your chimney will be subject to rot, clogs, rust, mold, deterioration and terribly foul odors. Water, without any of these subsequent effects, can create odors on its own, so when it is mixed with these other problems, the smells can become unbearable.
So how do you go about addressing the issue? The best way to stop any issue is to prevent it from happening all together! Our certified chimney experts can repair any current damage, followed by a thorough installation of our waterproofing system (which you can read more about here), so you won’t have to face these issues again down the line. While our experts are on site. they will also look at your flashing, chimney cap, chimney crown and more to make sure they are not leaving you with any other problems!
One of the biggest reasons that foul odors and smells seep into your home is due to negative air pressure. What this means is that the air from outside is being pulled into your home through your chimney and with it comes these odors that are stinking up your home! If this occurs, you must find a way to put an end to it immediately - enter Always Affordable Chimney.
How do we help? Well, we remedy the situation by installing a chimney damper. You can learn more about our chimney damper service here. Our chimney damper installations are quick and done with immense efficiency. By the time we are done those drafts and foul odors will be banished from your home.
Clean That Creosote!
You should have your chimney inspected and cleaned by one of our chimney experts at least once a year. A thorough and top of the line sweeping always helps your fireplace run better and it makes your home exponentially safer. Creosote is the leading cause of chimney fires and the smell it produces alone is hazardous to your family. When it comes to the safety of your family and your home, there is no one better to turn to than Always Affordable Chimney!
Animals getting stuck in chimney is a rather common issue and one that is harmful to the animal and your home. If an animal were to get stuck, it is very likely their life is in danger and if they cannot get our or not rescued in time, they will not make it. If their presence is unknown to the homeowner, terrible smells will start to come from the chimney. Having one of our experts install a chimney cap, keeps your family, the animals and your home safe!