Tandr1February 26, 2011

I just received an estimate to tuckpoint and repair the rock front on my house and chimney including materials, labor, and sealing. Not much has to be done to the chimney, but the rock on the front of the house is in need with a lot of the motor having to be cut out. The estimate is for $900 and includes cleaning the chimney. As I write this it sounds very reasonable. Am I crazy? Also I am a female and am leery! FYI I called the contractor.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

It seems pretty reasonable to me too. I had a similar job done for me a couple months back (I think 2-3 months) and I paid $870 without the chimney cleaning. I think you can save a couple bucks if you'll look elsewhere for help, but IMO it's not worth the time.

Here is a link that might be useful: fireplace surrounds

    Bookmark   February 28, 2011 at 5:52AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Fireplace Options?
Looking to put a wood burning fireplace in our new...
something stinks in here!
I built a fire in out basement fireplace last week,...
Converting wood fireplace to gas fireplace
Help, I'm overwhelmed. Any link to a good site that...
Couple of questions about installing stone veneer
Little background - original lava rock fireplace was...
replacing wood burning stove with wb fireplace, will it work?
Living room had a wood burning stove. There's a 6"...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™