Son of the Chimney Man is a family owned brick and masonry company, experienced in repairs and rebuilds of chimneys, chimney cleaning, stove and vent installation, insurance inspections and other services. We bring 50 years of experience and reasonable prices to your project and building needs within a 100 mile radius of Waterford, from Hamilton to Tillsonburg and from Port Dover to Cambridge and surrounding areas. Why Do I Need Chimney Repair? Cracks and other damage in chimney walls are especially common among old homes, chimneys with moisture problems and chimneys that are forced to endure cold climates. Ensuring the soundness of your chimney can help protect your family against some serious safety hazards, such as chimney fires, toxic gases and improper channelling of smoke.