How much are clay flue liners?

How Much Does Installing a Clay or Terracotta Chimney Liner Cost?

Low Estimate $1,900 – $2,395 Average Cost Estimate $2,400 – $3,295
Chimney Height 12 – 16 Feet 16 – 25 Feet
Flue Size Small Medium
Minor Repairs to Chimney No Yes or No
Materials Cost Up to $550 $450 – $750

What is a clay flue?

Clay flue liners are used in chimneys to vent products of combustion-smoke, gas and moisture to the atmosphere. They also protect the chimney walls from heat and corrosion. A properly installed and damage free clay chimney liner will aid in the optimal performance of your heating appliance. Made in the U.S.A.

What size do clay flue liners come in?

Superior Clay manufactures a complete line of vitrified clay flue liners from 3″ to 36″ diameters in round flue liners and from 4″x8″ to 24″x24″ in square and rectangular flue liners. Socket type joints and self aligning joints are available in round flue liners.

How tall should a flue be?

The minimum chimney height recommended for minimum performance of wood burning and multi fuel appliances is 4.5 m from the top of the appliance to the top of the chimney. It is best to position the chimney, so that it goes straight up as near to the roof ridge as possible.

Why do I have 2 chimney pots?

Chimney pots have been utilized worldwide and the styles, materials, and designs can vary. Chimneys with more than one pot sitting on the top of it can indicate that there are multiple fireplaces sharing the chimney on different floors inside the home.

Which way up do clay flue liners go?

Which way up should flue liners be installed? Flue liners should be laid with the socket of each section uppermost. This ensures that condensates and rainwater are not able to leak out from the flue into the surrounding masonry.