Why You Should Replace Your Chimney Damper on Long Island
Expressway Chimney can install and repair any type of chimney damper across Long Island. Most fireplace dampers perform poorly and cause you to spend even more money on chimney maintenance.
Traditional chimney dampers are located in the “throat” of a fireplace. They are made of cast iron and are housed in a low-tech frame work.
These cast iron dampers do not seal well—they have a leaky, rough, metal-to-metal seal. Recent lab studies have shown that even new chimney dampers can leak creating a draft. Imagine how much energy an old, rusted out chimney dampers leak and how much you could be saving on chimney maintenance!
A new style chimney damper in East Hampton can seal tightly to save you money.A rubber gasket seals tightly like a storm door for your fireplace, and keeps heated and cooled air where they should be. In your home. A new chimney damper mounts on top of your chimney to keep out animals and rain.
It easily operates from inside your firebox and seals tight every time you close it—eliminating any drafts.