Chicago metro area residents can prepare for the spring with a professional chimney sweeping from Capital Chimney of Chicago. Take advantage of the complimentary chimney inspection we offer with our comprehensive sweeping service. We put your safety first by inspecting for fire hazards including flammable buildups, obstructions, and animal invasions. We’ll even check the quality of the flue liner and for signs of water intrusion.
- Chimney Sweep Helps Reduce Stress
- Potential Water Damage Can Be Expensive
- Animal Invasion Is Unsafe & Unhealthy
- Inspections Save Money & Improve Efficiency
- Staying Up To Code Helps Your Resale Value
Don’t Let Your Flue Get Stressed Out
Chimneys deteriorate over time and so it’s important to monitor the mortar joints and bricks for stress caused by the elements. As the seasons bring rain, snow, sleet, and heat, the structure is affected in different ways and water begins to seep in through weakened places in the structure. The continuous repetition of freezing and thawing during our Midwest winter puts stress on chimneys.
Keep An Eye On Your Flue To Minimize Water Damage
Our inspection of your flue helps to make sure it is sized correctly and also intact. This will protect the mortar from deterioration by heat or acidic water vapor, condensation, and humidity build-up. We inspect your chimney to minimize flammable creosote build-up and to make it easy for the harmful gasses to exit your fireplace and wood stoves. Not only will your flue be cleaned but you can know that it is also safe.
Uninvited Guests Arrive & Those Animals Want To Move In
Birds, rodents, raccoons, and squirrels may build nests to protect their young in your chimney and in the process create noise and fire hazards. The materials those pests use can block the ventilation and create carbon monoxide poisoning in your home. Our chimney animal removal service takes care of unwanted animals and cleans up the hazardous mess they leave behind.
Inspection & Maintenance Saves You Money
Our chimney sweep service removes fireplace soot and other debris, as well as finding any potential safety hazards results in increased heating efficiency and proper ventilation.
Chicagoland Homeowners Can Keep Homes Up To Code
It’s easy to stay up to code with a comprehensive 14-point safety chimney inspection of your structure.
- Chimney Height
- Crown Functionality
- Resistance To Water
- Smoke Chamber
- Ash Containers
- Fire Doors
Call For Your Free Estimate Today
Capital Chimney can help you to protect your investment with a chimney sweep and a complimentary inspection. Together we can create a plan that helps you to keep your family safe and also saves you money in the long term. Chicago area residents can call or email us today for a free estimate.