Metro Roofing & Construction | Chimney Repair
Due to the very nature of there job Chimney stacks are usually exposed to the elements and are exposed to the winds, this over time can cause damage. We can rebuild, re-point or remove chimneys preventing damp and provide brickwork cleaning & restoration. Raking out and re-pointing of the mortar in between the bricks and flaunching the tops of the chimney area to keep your chimney structurally safe dry and free from any leaks. All Lead work undertaken on chimneys, wall flashings, soaker valleys and dormers etc.
The lead flashing around a chimney helps protect the overall roof structure from the effects of the elements, keeping rain out of the vulnerable part of the roof where the chimney meets the tiles. Good lead flashing will last for decades, but if it is badly fixed or too thin, it can come loose or crack and lead to larger problems.