Fireplace Damper Repairs by Old Sneelock's Workshop. Please watch: "LET'S GIVE VINEGAR RUST REMOVAL A REAL TEST ~ 100 YR OLD 2 INCH BARN AUGER "
When we bought our house we knew that the fireplace didn’t work. The damper was frozen shut. As part of the annual maintenance I checked the mortar in the fireplace chimney and realized it needed major repair. We hired a contractor to rebuild the chimney. When I recently examined the damper to determine the best method of repair I got some bad news. The damper actuator was rusted shut.
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