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A basic inspection referred to as a Level 1 inspection is a visual examination without the use of any special tools. A service technician will check all the standard structures that are accessible with a flashlight to make certain that there is no damage or wear and tear. They will also inspect to make certain there is nothing blocking the chimney such as birds nests or debris. If you have not had any type of issues in the past with regular use of your fire place, this is the advised evaluation.
An advanced inspection, or Level 2 inspection, is more comprehensive. This will include everything that is carried out with a basic assessment with the addition of a cam or other device to examine the whole flue and also internal chimney structure. It would also include an assessment of the attic and any locations bordering the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the kind of inspection done during a real estate deal for the sale or purchase of a property. It's likewise suggested if you have had recent damage, earthquakes, chimney fires, or any event which might have impacted the structure of the chimney. If you're preparing to have a chimney relining or you have actually made a lot of modifications in the way you utilize your fireplace, then the more in-depth examination is additionally recommended.
A Level 3 inspection consists of all the assessments performed in Level 1 and 2 inspections, however additionally includes the removal of portions of the chimney or building such as the chimney crown or masonry. This kind of inspection is just performed in extreme situations when it is absolutely necessary in order to validate the safety of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association suggests that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be executed yearly and maintained as needed.