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Posted by Paul C. on September 22nd, 1997 10:36 PM
In reply to Split level home leaks around fireplace... by Chuck Campbell on September 22nd, 1997 08:56 PM [Go to top of thread]

I don't think the problem is with your fireplace. My first guess would be the grade of your yard.
You need to build up the area near your house so water flows away. Gutters may also help. If you have gutters make sure the downspouts direct the flow of water
3ft or so away from your foundation.

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