Learn how to repair different parts of a flue -- from the basement to the roof -- to prevent a backdraft. These step-by-step instructions also demonstrate how to repair drywall once the repair is complete.
A backdraft in this homeowner's flue is sending deadly gases into the home. Learn how to remove and replace a faulty flue and secure the top to the roof.
Once a new flue has been installed the next step is to connect it to the water heater in the basement. The following steps show how to install a fire stop and vent a flue and water heater.
Learn how to complete a new flue installation by replacing and painting the cut drywall.