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A fundamental assessment known as a Level 1 inspection is a visual examination without making use of any kind of special devices. A specialist will examine all the fundamental structures that are accessible with a hand-held flashlight to ensure that there is no damage or deterioration. They will also inspect to make sure there is nothing blocking the chimney such as birds nests or debris. If you have not had any kind of problems in the past with normal use of your fire place, this is the suggested inspection.
An advanced assessment, or Level 2 inspection, is a lot more in depth. This will consist of everything that is executed with a basic evaluation with the addition of a camera or other device to check the entire flue and inner chimney structure. It would also include an assessment of the attic and also any locations bordering the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the sort of assessment carried out during a real estate transaction for the sale or purchase of a residential property. It's additionally advised if you have had recent damage, earthquakes, chimney fires, or any type 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 modifications in the way you use your fireplace, then the more extensive assessment is likewise suggested.
A Level 3 inspection includes all the assessments done in Level 1 and 2 inspections, however additionally includes the removal of portions of the chimney or building like the chimney crown or masonry. This kind of inspection is only performed in severe situations when it is definitely needed in order to validate the security of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association recommends that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be carried out yearly and maintained as required.