Chimney and Fireplace

Cassella Construction is qualified to perform chimney inspections, repairs and demolitions. We can perform repairs such as the installation of new reinforced concrete caps, steel bands, masonry tuckpointing, interior repairs, waterproofing, lightning protection, removing and replacing worn sections, sandblasting and painting.


Related Projects

Historic Chimney Restoration

Historic Chimney Restoration

Hudson, Columbia County
New York

These historic chimneys were chipped out one hundred percent, joints cleaned and dampened then tuck pointed with a fresh lime putty mortar. After tuckpointing the chimneys were wrapped for curing being kept moist until full cure was attained, as seen in the photo above.

Pizza Oven Construction

Pizza Oven Construction

Red Hook, Dutchess County
New York

The owners had desired a barbeque or pizza oven for outdoor entertaining, but because of location had put it off for some time. Finally they decided to go ahead with the project, building by the deck for convenience, but it had to be fourteen feet high...

The Tuckaway Fireplace and Chimney Restoration Greene County

The Tuckaway Fireplace and Chimney Restoration Greene County

Tannersville, Greene County
New York

The Tuckaway cabin was undergoing major renovations. Cassella Construction Corporation got the work for the masonry restoration of the chimney and fireplace. All masonry jooints wre chipped out and cleaned, then a fresh mix of Portland was used for tuckpointing. Previous renovations to the fireplace facing were removed and rebuilt...

Rebuild Brick Fireplace and Chimney

Rebuild Brick Fireplace and Chimney

Leeds, Greene County
New York

Damaged by fire and long neglected and left to the elements, the twin brick chimneys and fireplaces of the historic Leeds Castle needed to be completely rebuilt to be returned to service.  The fireplace boxes were rebuilt and refurbished as needed, as seen in the above photo. Chimney sections for...

Tallmadge Cottage

Tallmadge Cottage

Haines Falls, Greene County
New York

Fire box repair and tuckpointing. Deteriorated firebrick were removed and new firebrick set in place. As seen in the photo above, view of Tallmadge cottage from Park road. The following year an ominous boulder was removed, which was settling and migrating toward the cottage. All the blue stone construction had...

Onteora Club Cottage

Onteora Club Cottage

Tannersville, Greene County
New York

Fireplace restoration, chimney tuckpointing and copper flashing.  New firebrick boxes were laid, chimney dampers were supplied and installed. As seen in the photo above, the main fireplace in the livingroom.