Ansonia, CT Connecticut 06401
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. Simply give us a call and we can assist with your chimney needs!
Customer satisfaction is our #1 priority. We proudly provide rapid response times and high quality services for all our chimney inspection customers.
A fundamental evaluation referred to as a Level 1 inspection is a visual evaluation without making use of any kind of special devices. A service technician will inspect all the standard structures that are accessible with a flashlight to make certain that there is no damage or deterioration. They will also inspect to see to it there is absolutely nothing obstructing the chimney such as birds nests or build up. If you have not had any concerns in the past with routine use of your fire place, this is the advised inspection.
An advanced assessment, or Level 2 inspection, is much more comprehensive. This will consist of everything that is carried out with a basic inspection with the addition of a electronic camera or other tool to check the entire flue and interior chimney structure. It would additionally include an assessment of the attic and also any areas bordering the chimney.
A Level 2 inspection is the type of inspection carried out during a real estate purchase for the sale or purchase of a property. It's likewise suggested if you have had recent damage, earthquakes, chimney fires, or any 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 adjustments in the way you utilize your fire place, then the more in-depth evaluation is also advised.
A Level 3 inspection consists of all the evaluations performed in Level 1 and 2 inspections, but additionally consists of the removal of portions of the chimney or building such as the chimney crown or masonry. This type of inspection is only performed in extreme circumstances when it is absolutely necessary in order to validate the safety and security of the chimney.
The National Fire Protection Association suggests that at minimum a Level 1 inspection be done annually and maintained as required.