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A basic assessment referred to as a Level 1 inspection is a visual assessment without making use of any special devices. A specialist will examine all the standard structures that are accessible with a flashlight to make certain that there is no damage or wear and tear. They will likewise check to ensure there is nothing obstructing the chimney such as birds nests or debris. If you have not had any kind of problems in the past with routine use of your fire place, this is the advised evaluation.
An advanced assessment, or Level 2 inspection, is a lot more in depth. This will consist of everything that is executed with a standard inspection with the addition of a electronic camera or other tool to examine the whole flue and inner chimney structure. It would also include an assessment of the attic as well as any areas bordering the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the kind of assessment performed during a property transaction for the sale or purchase of a residential property. It's also suggested 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 modifications in the way you use your fire place, then the more comprehensive evaluation is likewise recommended.
A Level 3 inspection consists of all the evaluations executed in Level 1 and 2 inspections, yet also includes the removal of parts of the chimney or building such as the chimney crown or masonry. This kind of inspection is just performed in severe situations when it is absolutely needed in order to confirm the safety and security of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association suggests that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be executed yearly and maintained as needed.