Bowen’s Chimney Sweep recommends that you have your chimney cleaned and inspected once a year. Creosote is a natural by product of wood that can build up inside the flue of the chimney, this buildup can be flammable and be the direct cause of a chimney fire. A chimney fire can cause damage to the chimney itself and even possibly spread to the structure of the home.
OIL & GAS FURNACE CHIMNEY FLUE CLEANING
Bowen’s Chimney Sweep recommends that you have your furnace chimney cleaned and inspected once a year. Your furnace chimney has an important role of removing the exhaust from the furance/water heater safley from the home. It is important to have this flue checked to ensure there are no blockages or buildup that could inhibit the flow of dangerous carbon mononxide. Oil fired appliances produce a soot that is corrosive and cause damage to the flue lining over a period of time. You have the furnace serviced on an annual basis, many customers cannot remember when the chimney flue was last checked.
INSURANCE & FIRE SAFETY INSPECTIONS
Bowen’s Chimney Sweep provides inspections of fireplaces, wood stove, pellet stove, gas logs and heating appliance chimney flues. This inspection is critical to ensure that your venting systems are safe. Some insurance companies now require that you have these flues inspected on an annual basis to ensure that they are being properly maintained. It is recommended that you keep a record of when the chimeny flue was last cleaned and inspected. In the event that you experience a chimney fire Bowen’s Chimney Sweep can provide a detailed report of the condition of the chimney flue and repair any necessary damages.
- Digital video inspections
- Masonry chimney rebuilding and repairs
- Chimney cap sales & installations
- Leaking chimney repairs
- Stainless steel chimney flue relining
- Chimney waterproofing
- Fireplace damper repairs & installation
- Chimney crown repairs
- Wood & Pellet stove sales/installations
- Animal removal
- Wood & Pellet stove cleaning/repairs
- Dryer vent cleaning
- Woodstove removal
- Dryer vent repairs & bird guards
- Custom made stainless steel chase covers made & installed
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