Is chimney cleaning necessary?
There’s a lot of questions surrounding the topic of chimney and air duct cleaning. A lot of people don’t see the importance or benefit of getting a good inspection or cleaning. In reality, the core reason for hiring a professional chimney sweep is to protect homeowners. Neglecting fireplace and chimney cleaning could result in chimney fires which happen 25,000 times in the U.S. alone. So yes, chimney cleaning is necessary and should be taken seriously to ensure the safety of your home and family.
How often should you clean your chimneys?
According to the CSIA (Chimney Safety Institute of America) chimneys, fireplaces, and vents should be inspected once a year. This helps determine whether the chimney is 1. Structurally sound 2. Free of deposits and debris and 3. Clear of any obstructions like nests or other blockages
How much does chimney cleaning cost?
As a professional air duct cleaning company, we believe in fair prices for our clients. That’s why we will always quote you a price upon arrival to your home where we can inspect the level of work needed to keep your home safe. That said, an average chimney cleaning will cost anywhere from $100-$400 and possibly more if the chimney has been neglected for a number of years