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A fundamental inspection called a Level 1 inspection is a visual examination without the use of any kind of special tools. A professional will check all the standard structures that are accessible with a hand-held light to see to it that there is no damage or wear and tear. They will additionally inspect to ensure there is nothing obstructing the chimney such as birds nests or debris. If you have never had any type of problems in the past with routine use of your fireplace, this is the suggested evaluation.
An advanced inspection, or Level 2 inspection, is much more comprehensive. This will include everything that is carried out with a fundamental assessment with the addition of a video camera or other tool to examine the whole flue and inner chimney structure. It would likewise include an inspection of the attic and also any locations bordering the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the sort of inspection carried out during a property deal for the sale or purchase of a property. It's also 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 assessment is additionally advised.
A Level 3 inspection consists of all the assessments carried out in Level 1 and 2 inspections, yet additionally consists of the removal of parts of the chimney or building such as the chimney crown or masonry. This kind of inspection is only done in serious situations when it is absolutely needed in order to validate the safety of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association advises that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be executed annually and maintained as required.