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Richmond Chimney Sweeping Articles
Chimney Sweeping reviews in Richmond
When the visit was scheduled, the work was done well. The provider offered to provide some additional services at a discounted rate as recompense for the difficulties I'd had. I agreed, and he was to call. He never did, and I decided that there was no need to invest further in a business that seemed to me to have more work than it could handle.
I live in an older home that sports a fireplace worthy of Cracker Barrel. It has double flues with a 6 ' wide firebox. Therefore, knowledge of fireplaces is a must. They and provided a thorough write-up of the work. I was aware that repairs would be necessary, and their assessment was thorough and spot on. The price quoted for repairs was reasonable. I'll write another review after repairs are completed.
During the house inspection I mentioned that I had hired them to do so, and the inspector stated that they were the best in the area,and the Realtor agreed, both stating that they were the ones they used for their own homes. I was greatly relieved that they confirmed the impression I had formed from the responsiveness of the email correspondence with
The workers were delayed a few minutes from the appointed time for the inspection, but called and let me know why and that they would be there soon (all of 10 minutes delay).
When they arrived they went straight to work, and did so in a comfortable manner that appeared relaxed, yet focused on getting it done. I say this for I am an older woman, who was alone in the home and not very comfortable about having workers traipsing through the house. They took care to cover the area surrounding the fireplace, as they inspected it from the room, so there was no
They then inspected the outside view of the chimneys from the roof and upon completion came back to the door to review the results with me. While I was only provided with an overview, for I was told that a detailed email would be sent to me about their recommendations, plus any and EVERY question I asked was given a thoughtful and detailed answer. I will admit that I had a rather defeatist attitude about the cost, being overwhelmed with the cost of moving in general. This did not
Then the bill and detailed report arrived! UG!! The email that accompanied it, more a personal note from
that he had included the Angie’s list discount for the inspection, but not the other listed items, BUT it would be applied to those I chose to do. The actual bill was only for the inspection, since the worker had told me that the rain had kept the chimneys clean, since there was no cap on them (told with a smile). STILL the list was (abet, to me) extensive of what work needed to be done.
I wrote back to
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