Chicago Chimney Caps
Protective chimney caps prevent water, leaves, animals and other debris from entering the chimney flue. They also help guide ice, snow, and rain away from the crown of the chimney. A Chimney cap acts as a spark arrestor, preventing sparks from exiting the flue, landing on the roof and causing a possible fire hazard.
Copper Chimney Pots are alternatives to standard chimney covers. Chimney Pots are aesthetically pleasing , while keeping out pests and rain. These pots are made with 100 percent recycled material and are tested to withstand hurricane force winds, seismic shifts, and extreme heat and cold. Copper Chimney Pots are available in many design combinations that appeal to both traditional and contemporary homes.
Clay Chimney Toppers
Whether you aspire to recreate the feel of the Victorian Era, or just want to finish your chimney with custom handcrafted artwork, Clay Toppers are a great way to enhance the beauty of your chimney. They are available in more than 45 styles and 6 colors. Custom clay rain caps are also available to help keep out unwanted ice, snow and rain.
Over the years most pre-fabricated or factory built chimneys with metal chase covers start to rust due to rain, ice and snow that sit on the metal for extended periods. When the material starts to decay, it creates a very acidic condition that eats the galvanized coating off the metal.
Before long you see rust running down the side of your chimney. Eventually the top of the chase cover begins to pit allowing water to drip inside the chimney structure. When you see the rust stains its time to replace your chase cover.
Early Times Home Solutions offers a choice of 100 percent stainless steel, 100 percent copper, or galvanized steel (not recommended). Each chase is individually fabricated to your exact chimney specifications, for the best protection from moisture, rain, ice and snow. Both stainless steel and copper, come with a lifetime warranty against rust and corrosion.
Chimney housing are designed to cover or camouflage pre-fabricated fireplaces or flue pipes protruding though your roof. It can also be used to replace an existing rusted or deteriorated housing. The housing is fully screened in order to prevent birds and animals from getting inside your home. The chimney housing is virtually impossible to tell from a brick and mortar chimney. It is available in white, tan or red brick patters. This product is attractively priced and adds to your home’s appearance and value.