We were having a leakage issue in our basement that was due to moisture in our chimney. The frigid Chicago weather has caused quite a havoc this winter. Lindemann was able to diagnose the problem and ... - Steve M. (Chicago, IL)
My experience with Lindemann was excellent. They came out and did what no one else could. Mine was a smoke issue. After having a fire the entire house would smell of smoke. I could have hung pork bell... - Frank F. (Mount Prospect, IL)
These guys are great! We had our chimney inspected/cleaned by Jim who was extremely knowledgeable and super nice! Definitely recommend these guys! And free wood with the chimney cleaning! Super! ... - Steve S. (Chicago, IL)
The basement and your chimney seem worlds apart when it comes to the top and bottom of the home. That’s why no one suspects that a damaged chimney could be the reason why there’s a leak in the basement. But it can and does happen. Here’s a story from a recent Lindemann Chimney Service customer:
We were having a leakage issue in our basement that was due to moisture in our chimney. The frigid Chicago weather has caused quite a havoc this winter. Lindemann was able to diagnose the problem and were great to work with… – Steve M. (Chicago, IL)
As you can see from Steve’s story, damaged chimneys cause more than just inefficient and smoky fires. They can also affect other areas of the home including the basement. Here are some reasons why:
When leaks begin to appear in your basement make sure to consider the affects your chimney is having on it. Have your unit inspected by the expert team at Lindemann Chimney Service. We can diagnose any damages and offer the best repair plan for your unique issues. We helped Steve solve his wet basement problem. Let us help you.