Can chimney be sealed from the outside?

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Posted by: from Campbell River Bc
12/15/2015 at 12:59:35 PM

Water coming through the bricks into the fireplace and damaging the drywall beside the fireplace. Can the chimney be sealed from the outside?

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Vresh from AccuTemp GTA Inc in Brampton
Date/Time12/15/2015 at 2:03:22 PM

Hello there

Yes chimney can be sealed , as long as it's not in use no more

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Date/Time12/15/2015 at 3:11:32 PM

Yes it can.

However, as previous mentioned - it would be advisable not to use it once sealed.

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Danny from D&J Interiors Inc in Brampton
Date/Time12/15/2015 at 5:08:51 PM

This is not an easy sealant job. The chimney may have to renew the flashing around the shingles.

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