Common Culprits Behind Masonry Chimney Damage

The chimney is mainly responsible for directing the smoke from the stove inside the living space out of the house. It is also a good focal point for the home exterior. Typically built with brick, chimneys are designed to last for a long period of time. However, there are many factors that can lead to the structural damage of chimneys. 

The Expected Lifespan of Roofing Materials

For home and business owners, picking a roofing material depends on an array of factors – from resistance to hail and fire damage to architectural beauty. However, a lot of meticulous customers also consider the longevity or service life of specific construction materials and often base their decision on it.