Should You Have Your Chimney Cleaned?
The main reason you should have your chimney cleaned is
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
Another important reason to have your chimney cleaned is
to clear the flue to allow the toxic exhaust gasses to escape.
Blocked furnace flue is among the leading causes of carbon
Priddy Clean Chimney Sweeps understands chimney systems
and their ventilation requirements. Our Sweeps will clean
your chimney flue from the “bottom –up” – the modern and
most recommended procedure for efficiently cleaning a chimney
flue. Once the flue has been cleaned, our sweeps will inspect
your chimney from the ground-up and provide you with a written
record of service which will state the current condition
of your chimney.
Types of Cleanings & Inspections
• Masonry and Pre-Fabricated Fireplaces
• Inserts and Free Standing Stoves
• Gas Logs
• Gas and Oil Furnaces
Chimneys should be inspected thoroughly once
a year. Never assume your chimney is safe even if you seldom
or never use it. There are a variety of factors beyond how
often you use the chimney that can cause it to become unsafe.