The following companies have extensive knowledge and experience restoring historic masonry chimneys, both inside and out. They are expert masons and chimney specialists who know the methods and techniques that were used on historic chimneys from the late 1700's to the 1950's.
Advanced chimney Techniques, Inc.
Dale Deraps, CCS
Chimney sweeping & evaluations, glazed creosote removal, crown repair, waterproofing, closed-circuit video inspections, chimney caps, consultations; wood stove, gas stove and fireplace insert installations; smoking and draft problems corrected, accessories, U.L. listed stainless steel chimney lining/relining, gas flue lining/relining, poured-in-place lining systems, tuckpointing, masonry repairs, new fireplace and masonry construction, prefabricated flue installation. Historic chimney restoration.
HearthMasters, Inc. DBA Padgitt Chimney & Fireplace
HearthMasters Masonry School
Gene Padgitt, CCS, NFI, CHM, CFI and Marge Padgitt, CCS, NFI
Office: 1134 S Pearl Street
Showroom: 1136 S Pearl Street (by appointment only)
Independence, MO 64050
816-461-3665 Fax 816-461-2818
Complete chimney, fireplace, masonry heater and brick oven design, building and restoration. Relining with tile, steel and the Guardian poured relining system. Specializing in historical restoration and building higher efficiency Rumford and Bellfires fireplaces and masonry heaters. Sales and installation of gas and wood stoves, fireplace inserts,fireplaces. We build chimneys, fireplaces, bake ovens, and outdoor fireplaces. Dryer vent cleaning and Lint Alert installation.
Level II Inspections for real estate transactions and insurance damages. Whole house ventilation systems to correct negative pressure. Our team of experts specialize in professional installations and masonry work. 5 CSIA Certified Chimney Sweeps, 4 Certified Dryer Vent Technicians, NFI Certified Woodburning Specialist, NFI Certified Gas Specialist, Licensed Master Mechanical Contractor, Certified Heater Mason, State Certified Fire Investigator, Licensed Private Fire Investigator. Member IAAI, MCSC, NCSG, HPBA, MHA.