Chase covers and chase pans are the metal shields that surround the base of your chimney pipe, keeping water and animals from finding a way into your home. These covers are critical to the success of your chimney. Unfortunately, most home builders use galvanized steel as a less expensive chase material. Over time, these galvanized chase covers/chase pans rust and stain the roof or side of the house. Eventually, they will will rot if not replaced.
During the inspection process, our technicians will determine if your chase covers or pans have begun to deteriorate. If so, they will suggest repair or replacement options that will keep your chimney functional for the long run.
Correctly Installed Chimney Covers Stop Water Damage
Chimney covers are a very important part of your overall chimney. In addition to keeping water, animals, and debris out of you chimney, a well-fit chimney cover can also ensure proper ventilation for your home and guard against carbon monoxide poisoning.
Some homeowners might be tempted to install their own chimney covers, but that’s usually a mistake. Our licensed technicians are trained in the latest techniques and materials, and have years of experience in the field. This experience and know-how ensures that your installation is always performed safely, properly, and efficiently. Spend your time doing other home tasks and leave the hard work to California Chimney; schedule a service with us today.