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Posted in thread: Appreciate Input on My Fireplace on 03-16-2010 at 12:15 PM
Check inside the fire-box to see if any grout has fallen. If so it may be dangerous to fire it
up. Also problem may be result of the fireplace footing or piers under the fireplace heaving
due to swell...
Posted in thread: Appreciate Input on My Fireplace on 03-16-2010 at 11:02 AM
If your home is build on expansive clay soil it is likely that moisture has encroached under
the fire-place footing, or piers that were installed during repairs. Moisture expanding the
soil would caus...
Posted in thread: Appreciate Input on My Fireplace on 03-16-2010 at 10:47 AM
Depending on the soil in your area it looks like you may have some upheaval either under the
fireplace footing or under the piers. Check around the outside for areas where water may pond
next to the b...