Masonry Chimneys

Materials/Tools Needed

  • Fire-resistant silicone sealant
  • Sheet metal
  • Gypsum board and wood framing or noncombustible rigid insulation
  • Fasteners

Homeowner Tips

  • If storage is planned in the attic, ensure that no items come in contact with the chimney.
  • Consider decommissioning the wood burning fireplace. The chimney can be air sealed or removed completely.