Buena Park, CA California 90620
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A basic assessment referred to as a Level 1 inspection is a visual evaluation without using any special tools. A professional will check all the basic structures that are accessible with a hand held light to ensure that there is no damage or wear and tear. They will also inspect to make sure there is absolutely nothing obstructing the chimney such as birds nests or leaves. If you have never had any problems in the past with regular use of your fireplace, this is the recommended evaluation.
An advanced inspection, or Level 2 inspection, is extra extensive. This will include everything that is executed with a standard evaluation with the addition of a cam or other tool to inspect the whole flue as well as interior chimney structure. It would also include an evaluation of the attic and also any locations surrounding the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the sort of assessment executed during a property transaction for the sale or purchase of a residential or commercial property. It's likewise recommended if you have had recent damage, earthquakes, chimney fires, or any kind of event which may have impacted the structure of the chimney. If you're preparing to have a chimney relining or you have actually made a great deal of changes in the way you utilize your fireplace, then the more thorough evaluation is also advised.
A Level 3 inspection includes all the assessments executed in Level 1 and 2 inspections, yet additionally consists of the removal of portions of the chimney or building such as the chimney crown or masonry. This sort of inspection is only performed in severe situations when it is absolutely needed in order to confirm the security of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association recommends that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be performed annually and maintained as needed.