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A basic inspection known as a Level 1 inspection is a visual assessment without making use of any special devices. A professional will inspect all the fundamental structures that are accessible with a flashlight to see to it that there is no damage or wear and tear. They will additionally check to make certain there is absolutely nothing blocking the chimney such as birds nests or debris. If you have never had any kind of issues in the past with routine use of your fire place, this is the advised evaluation.
An advanced evaluation, or Level 2 inspection, is extra detailed. This will include everything that is carried out with a basic assessment with the addition of a camera or other tool to examine the entire flue and interior chimney structure. It would likewise include an assessment of the attic and any areas bordering the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the type of evaluation done during a real estate purchase for the sale or purchase of a home. It's additionally advised if you have had recent damage, quakes, 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've made a lot of changes in the way you use your fire place, then the more comprehensive evaluation is also recommended.
A Level 3 inspection consists of all the assessments done 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 kind of inspection is only done in severe circumstances when it is absolutely needed in order to confirm the safety of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association advises that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be performed annually and maintained as needed.