The first thing people commonly overlook about their chimney is it’s important’s in removing those toxins and acoustic fumes from your home. These dangerous gasses like carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide is just the start of your issues of your chimney is not operating correctly and this is why a chimney sweep is so important.
Here at Chimney Champs, we are the home of the $99 chimney sweep. If you search around to find the average price of a chimney sweep you will commonly get prices between $126 and $356 (homeadvisor.com). For any type of flue, home heating appliance, wood or pellet stove, or even an incinerator it is $99 per a flue. Fireplace and oil burning furnace? $198!
According to the NFPA, every flue should be inspected once a year for proper functionality and to ensure it is free from defect. “Chimneys, fireplaces, and vents shall be inspected at least once a year for soundness, freedom from deposits, and correct clearances. Cleaning, maintenance, and repairs shall be done if necessary.”
Is there any chance that your sweep may cost more then $99? If you have a fireplace insert there is a $59 charge for removing then reinstalling the insert.
With every sweep you also get an Level I & partial Level II inspection.