The current clay tile liner is damaged by AGING, CHIMNEY FIRES, MOISTURE, LIGHTNING AND EARTHQUAKE.
The liner is missing (such as in older homes with brick chimneys)
A new high efficiency stove or insert is being installed
What is a liner for?
Liners contain the smoke and make sure it safely exits the home structure. If missing
or damaged, smoke and creosote may accumulate beyond the intended passage. House fire may happen as soon as sparks or heat affect
the combustible structures around the chimney, however very often the creosote accumulation in the wrong place may take months or
even years giving a false sense of "everything is fine" before a house fire occurs.
How do I know if I need a liner?
If your house is 40 years or older, there is a good chance you need one, but
usually such determination comes after your chimney is inspected by a professional.
What Kind of Liners do we use?
Tahoe Chimney & Fireplace uses only high quality stainless steel liners, 304 and
316 alloys. These liners are either flexible or come in rigid sections. A liner installed by us is ALWAYS insulated to meet UL1777
standard. The extra insulation ensures that the gases passing through the chimney do not cool down prematurely and cause excessive
Give Us a Call Today at (530) 386-5955 for a free estimate on any liner.