This piece covers the top plate. The chimney cap prevents weather and other elements from harming the chimney flue. In addition, the function of the chimney cap includes allowing chimney gases to vent out from the top.
A stainless steel round or oval pipe is installed in the chimney flue, venting harmful gasses and water vapor to exhaust from the top of the chimney.
A clay, ceramic, or metal passageway is installed inside of a chimney. The chimney flue contains the combustible exhaust, directing it to the outside atmosphere. Most importantly it protects the chimney walls from heat and corrosion.
The bonding agent of mortar concrete is applied to the inclined walls of the smoke chamber. This gives it a smooth surface and allows the fireplace smoke to enter the chimney flue. In addition, parging the chimney protects the walls from the high temperature of the fire.
The location where the fire burns. There are masonry and metal fireboxes. This depends on the type of fireplace.
A structure connected to the chimney, is made of brick, stone, or metal that can contain a fire.
Stone, wood, or gas appliances that are already inside of a fireplace. The function is to increase the heat generated.
Installed in between the chimney masonry and liner, the insulation helps prevent creosote buildup. Two types of chimney insulations include TherMix and insulation blankets. The choice of insulation depends on the amount of space in this area.
The connector between the chimney liner and appliance.
With the help of the slanted walls, the smoke chamber compresses the exhaust gases into the chimney flue. This area of the chimney also refers to the draft created in this space. When built properly, the smoke chamber will have a good draft.
Used as a ventilation system for attached appliances.
Stainless Steel Chimney Liner
This liner is more beneficial to wood-burning stoves and fireplaces. Stainless steel chimney liners keep the chimney walls protected for many years.
Stainless Steel Tee
The tee attaches the chimney liner and smoke pipe for other appliances.
Tee Cap/Clean Out
Chimney ashes are collected at the clean-out door. It should also seal properly to prevent drafts.
Placed at the top of the chimney liner, the top plate prevents water and other weather elements from entering the chimney flue.
Wood Stove Adapter
The point where the stovepipe and chimney liner connect for stove appliances.