WHY HAVE YOUR CHIMNEY CLEANED? To remove flammable creosote which accumulates inside your chimney. If these harmful deposits of soot and creosote are allowed to build up, they will eventually lead to a chimney fire. A chimney sweep clear the flue to exhaust gasses to escape. Blocked furnace flue is among the leading causes of carbon monoxide poisonings.
COLONIAL CHIMNEY UNDERSTANDS SYSTEMS AND THEIR VENTILATION REQUIREMENTS. Our technicians will inspect your chimney from the "ground-up" and provide you with a written report of service, which will state the current condition of your chimney. Once the chimney has been inspected, our technicians will sweep your chimney flue. The sweep from the "bottom-up" the modern and most recommended procedure for efficiently cleaning a chimney flue.
CHIMNEYS SHOULD BE INSPECTED ONCE A YEAR. Never assume your chimney is safe, even if you never use it. There are a variety of factors beyond how often you use your chimney that can cause it to become unsafe.
TYPES OF SWEEPS & INSPECTIONS:
- Gas and oil furnaces
- Masonry and pre-fabricated fireplaces
- Inserts and free standing stoves