chimney inspection diagram: cap/spark arrestor, crown, fule tiles, flashing, mantle, smoke chamber, damper, firebrick, fire box, ash container and hearth18 Point Inspection

If it has been several years since your last chimney inspection, you're probably overdue. In order to ensure the utmost in safety and efficiency with your fireplace, I will analyze the following:

Chimney

  • Brickwork/Mortar
  • Chimney Cap/Spark Arrestor
  • Crown/Wash
  • Flashing
  • Flue Tiles
  • Optimal Height
  • Water Resistance

Fireplace

  • Ash Container
  • Damper
  • Firebox/Grate
  • Hearth Protection
  • Smoke Chamber
  • Spark Screen/Doors

Wood Stove

  • Approved Flue Connection
  • Factory Chimney
  • Installation/Thimble/Clearances
  • Stove Gasketing
  • Stove Pipe Condition