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Chimney Repair Beaverton OR

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MS Construction & Remodeling, LLC.
503-939-6420
9570 SW 80th Ave
Tigard, OR
Services
Home Remodeling

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SolidCraft, LLC
9712191591
1812 N Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR

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Yolo Colorhouse
8774938276
3909 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Ste 201,
Portland, OR

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Paul Schroder
A Fresh Coat Painting
971-570-0261
5095 SW Filbert Ave
Beaverton, OR
 
Melissa Barrett
Melissa Barrett Paint Design
503-997-9935
13800 SW Fern Street
Portland, OR
 
Eleek, Inc.
5032325526
2326 N. Flint Ave.
Portland, OR

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Timber Pro UV Wood Finishes
8888886095
2232 E. Burnside
Portland, OR

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CornerStone Electric
5037750880
12042 S.E Sunnyside Rd.
Clackamas, OR

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Tim & Tami Hunter
Gleaming the View Inc.
503-430-7792
4715 SW 209th Ave.
Beaverton, OR
 
Jason Black
Oregon Designscapes LLC
503-753-0233
1500 NW Bethany Blvd. Suite 200
Beaverton, OR
 
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Chimney Questions and Answers

Building a cricket (or saddle) on a chimney

When building a cricket on a chimney, do the edges of the cricket go all the way to the edge of the chimney or are they set back from the edge to allow for flashing? If set back, how far?

The cricket may be built either way I run mine out to the edge of the chimney to ensure that when the flashing is added the water is run well away. You should remember to maintain your 1" clearance from combustible material for fire protection. The flashing will serve as the fire stop. Masonry Chimney repairs

The chimney on my 30 year old house has crumbling mortar on the top 6 rows.  It appears to be stable from this point down.  What type of mortar can I use to repair this?  Are there any hints I can get? Can I just run up with a trowel, straight edge and some mortar?  Are the liner bricks likely to need remortaring?

What usually happens is the mortar will breakdown from where the chimney leaves the attic. This is caused by the temperature difference creating moisture and chemical breakdown from the burned fuel. I recommend taking the chimney down to the flashing and replacing it inside and out. You can use either a type S mortar (1 part portland 1/2 part lime 4 1/2 sand)or a type N ( 1 part portland 1 part lime 6 parts sand). You can buy this in bags by type and just add sand. Check the rest of the chimney for cracks inside and out but it will most likely be just the top and should be simple to replace.

 

Chimney chipping

My Chimney is being chipped away little by little in various spots, it seems as if the outside face of the red brick is just being shaved off by the elements of weather. How can I re-patch the faces of these bricks around the chimney, and with what? it almost looks as if birds are pecking at different bricks along the top and base of chimney.

Your right the brick are ...

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