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Fair price quote for chimney repair?

Posted by WeezerNY (My Page) on
Sat, Mar 15, 14 at 16:11

The top of my chimney is rusty and staining the brick. Had a mason come out for an estimate:

"Labor and materials to remove existing metal cap, remove 2 crs of brick, cut down wood framing if necessary and pour a new 4 inch concrete cap. Wash side of chimney to remove rust stains"


Reasonable? Thanks!

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RE: Fair price quote for chimney repair?

I'd advise checking around and getting more estimates. That is very high compared to my chimney repair experience here in MD.

RE: Fair price quote for chimney repair?

Sounds high, get 3 estimates for comparison.

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