Chimney Sweep – Thurmont, MD | Chimney Inspection & Repair Services | Sales & Installation of Fireplaces, Stoves & Fireplace Inserts
Magic Mountain Chimney Sweeps provides chimney cleaning, chimney repair, chimney inspection and complete sales and service for customers in Thurmont, MD, and other Maryland communities including Blue Mountain, MD, Foxville, MD, Flint, MD, Motters, MD, and Emmitsburg Junction, MD.
Chimney Cleaning/Chimney Sweep
When your chimney is professionally cleaned, it works more efficiently, is less prone to damage and is much safer for you and your family than a neglected chimney. Our chimney sweep services are performed by personnel with certifications from the Chimney Safety Institute of America and the National Fireplace Institute. The chimney in your Thurmont home will benefit from regular cleaning in many ways:
- Less chance of a chimney fire
- Longer life for your chimney liner
- Fewer obstructions to impede air flow
- Odor control
- Quick repairs can be made if signs of damage are spotted
We provide cleaning services for chimneys and vent systems connected to all types of fireplaces, freestanding heating stoves and fireplace inserts that use wood or gas fuel.
Quality Chimney Inspections
The Magic Mountain crew will bring a high level of safety to your Thurmont, MD, home with professional chimney inspections to spot problems and fix them fast. We perform three levels of inspection:
Level 1: Standard chimney structure and component inspection
Level 2: Inspection when adding a new appliance to the chimney, when the home is sold and after a chimney fire
Level 3: When significant damage is known or suspected, a full-scale Level 3 chimney inspection is necessary
Leaky Chimney Repair
Chimney leaks almost always lead to serious water damage if not addressed promptly. We repair all sizes of leaks anywhere within the chimney system. Call us if you notice:
- Exterior masonry discoloration
- Damp walls or ceilings
- Wetness on the floor of the firebox
- “Sweaty” glass fireplace doors
- Rusted throat or top-sealing damper
- Mold or mildew growth in the firebox
- Unpleasant odors coming from the fireplace
Chimney Repairs – Thurmont, MD
- Timely chimney repair is the way to ensure long life for your chimney. Our certified repair pros will fix any part of your chimney system that’s in disrepair including:
- Bricks and mortar
- Chimney chase top
- Chimney cap
- Chimney liner
- Flashing between the roof and chimney
- Fireplace damper
- Chimney crown
- Smoke chamber & smoke shelf
Expert Chimney Masonry Work
When your chimney’s masonry is showing signs of age, when bricks are loose or missing, when mortar is crumbling and when chimney leaks are starting, we’ll solve the problem fast. Our chimney masonry work includes tuckpointing to replace areas of missing bricks and mortar. We also can apply a waterproof sealant to keep water from infiltrating the system and causing damage and decay. Whatever work is necessary for the chimney in your Thurmont, MD, home, our certified technicians will get it done right.
If your chimney has been neglected for a long time, you may discover that it has begun to lean to one side and is losing bricks at a rapid rate. In this case, we may need to perform partial or complete chimney rebuilding to restore the integrity of the chimney and ensure safety for you and your family. We’re Maryland’s chimney rebuilding experts that you can trust for a job well done no matter the scope and size.
Fireplace Remodeling: Mantel Additions, Raised Hearths, Fireplace Surround Installation
Many ways exist for you to add beauty and elegance to your hearth area, and we can help with all of them.
- A new fireplace surround in attractive tile, brick or stone
- A raised hearth that brings personality and class to any fireplace setting
- A sturdy mantel above the fireplace for photographs, flowers or other special items
We promise to exceed your expectations with any of these projects!
Fireplaces, Stoves & Inserts – Sales & Installation
In our hearth showroom, you’ll see a variety of powerful, highly efficient fireplaces, stoves and inserts that run on wood or natural gas. Let us help you select the ideal model that will meet your Thurmont home’s specific heating needs and your aesthetic requirements.
When you’ve selected the appliance you love, our certified installers will set it up in a way that is safe, ready to run and in compliance with all local building and safety codes. Your complete satisfaction is our only objective in any fireplace, stove or insert installation project.
Visit our showroom at 565A East Church St. in Frederick, MD. Or reach out by phone at (301) 695-6991. We’re here to serve.