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Why is there water leaking down my chimney breast?
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Checkatrade

Question: When it’s windy and rains in a certain direction the rain runs down chimney breasts in bedrooms where would it be from?

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Answer(s):

Ryan Poole, RP Roofing & Building Services, Cranbrook

It could be one of many things i.e. the lead flashing behind the chimney breast (back gutter), soakers underneath the lead flashing, the lead flashing itself or it could even be that the chimney needs repointing.

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