Big Apple Chimney is a full service, New York City
(Manhattan) and Brooklyn based contracting firm
specializing in brownstone and
pre-war building chimneys and fireplaces.
We offer complete masonry services including but not limited to
brick pointing, all types of brickwork, chimney crowns,
chimney masonry, chimney construction,
hand mixed cement and poured concrete,
refractory firebrick, heating cement,
high temperature smoke chamber cement,
tight mortar joints, herringbone designs,
marble, stone, slate, limestone, timber,
wood, wooden and custom fireplace mantels.
Fireplace surrounds made from many different materials,
shelves and mantels, firewood log storage
mantel cabinets, cast-iron inserts,
fireplace dampers, chimney dampers,
direct vent, gas fireplaces, wood-burning fireplaces,
brick-oven construction and maintenance,
venting and ventilation, fresh-air intakes,
chimney flashing, chimney caps, gut-renovations,
historical fireplace and chimney restoration, chimney repair,
heating-ventilating and air conditioning (H.V.A.C).
You would be well served to have us involved
in your home improvement, renovation or restoration project.
If you need your roof chimney raised, we
are qualified in this area of expertise.
Big Apple Chimney can remove and
replace your current chimney lining, and
install a stainless steel liner in your chimney flue
in such case that your old liner is shifting, crumbling, collapsing, collapsed, or non-existent.
Chimney flue repair, restoration, installation in Brooklyn
and New York City is a task we have
completed in thousands of homes and buildings,
we can reline your chimney or
give you all available options
regarding your particular situation.
We will do the “right job” and offer you only
the legal and code compliant options for
your chimney flue and fireplace needs.
We are very experienced in complete chimney
and fireplace renovations, repair and restoration
of brownstone chimneys and brownstone fireplaces,
pre-war chimney and fireplace construction,
including all types and variations of carriage house,
townhouse, limestone, brownstone,
granite, bluestone, brick, double brick,
brick and block, solid masonry buildings, wood frame houses,
Italian renaissance, Spanish revival,
everything from Victorian era to farmhouse and ranch style houses,
multi-family dwelling apartment buildings,
historic district, landmark commission approved
and NYC building code compliant workmanship
is what we are best known for.
If you are looking for New York’s Favorite
and most well respected chimney and fireplace company,
chances are you are looking for Big Apple Chimney.
We are the premier chimney builders and fireplace builders in
Brooklyn and Manhattan (see: Fireplace New York City).
We are very familiar with working with,
around and protecting decorative moldings,
hardwood floors, parquet floors, wood door frames,
arched doorways, window frames, original window cases,
cement walls, stair banisters, detailed borders,
Art Deco, Venetian plaster, high ceilings
and all the other pre-war design elements.
If you have a fireplace, boiler or chimney emergency,
it may involve a chimney inspection or a fireplace inspection,
either with time tested visual analysis methods
or with our infra-red camera technology.
If there is water or moisture damaging
or accumulating near your chimney flue,
you may be in need of our chimney leak repair services.
If you have been shut down by a utility company or a city, state or
federal agency you may have a chimney code violation,
this may be caused a chimney blockage,
we can repair your chimney and flue to code compliant status.
We are qualified at officially restoring your heat or hot water
and making sure all chimney violations are corrected.
We also provide a complete array of chimney maintenance ,
chimney cleaning, and fireplace cleaning services
in Brooklyn and Manhattan, our professional chimney sweeps
and chimney service technicians,
can help you to prevent creosote build-up,
chimney fires, chimney violations, fire code violations
and increase and help to ensure your family’s safety from carbon monoxide poisoning.
(all homes are required to have CO detectors
and smoke alarms installed).