Milpitas, CA California 95035
When you require your chimney inspected, we are available and ready to assist! We provide a full range of chimney services including cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. Just give us a call and we can help with your chimney needs!
Customer happiness is our main priority. We proudly offer great response times and top quality services for all our chimney inspection customers.
A fundamental inspection known as a Level 1 inspection is a visual evaluation without using any kind of special devices. A specialist will examine all the fundamental structures that are accessible with a flashlight to make sure that there is no damage or deterioration. 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 kind of concerns in the past with normal use of your fire place, this is the recommended inspection.
An advanced assessment, or Level 2 inspection, is more comprehensive. This will include everything that is carried out with a fundamental assessment with the addition of a camera or other tool to inspect the entire flue and interior chimney structure. It would additionally include an assessment of the attic and any areas surrounding the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the kind of assessment carried out during a real estate deal for the sale or purchase of a residential property. It's additionally recommended if you have had recent damage, earthquakes, chimney fires, or any type of event which might have impacted the structure of the chimney. If you're preparing to have a chimney relining or you've made a great deal of adjustments in the way you use your fireplace, then the more extensive assessment is additionally advised.
A Level 3 inspection consists of all the assessments performed in Level 1 and 2 inspections, yet also consists of the removal of portions of the chimney or building like the chimney crown or masonry. This sort of inspection is just done in serious situations when it is absolutely necessary in order to verify the safety and security of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association recommends that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be done once a year and maintained as needed.