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"He arrived when scheduled. He did a very thorough cleaning and inspection, including climbing on my roof to clean and inspect. When finished, he provided a detailed" inspection sheet of findings, measurements and any needed repairs. He provides drop cloths and a machine that filtered the air, removing any soot smell. He left the fireplace area as clean as he found it and there was no chimney smell at all. And a very clean fireplace. I have used
for my fireplace and my heating gas
for 3 years. He is very personable, professional, thorough and diligent. He comes as soon as he can, or after hours, for a gas leak. I've lost count of how many times he has been here, always excellent work. And I can't say enough good things about him. I will always have him do any gas work I need, and I strongly recommend him.

-Carolyn D.

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and his associate
were courteous, diligent and thorough. They managed to complete all scheduled work" within a dry weather window. I would highly recommend
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-Ken V.

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Chimneys

If you have a wood-burning fireplace, be sure to have it cleaned and inspected regularly to reduce the risk of fire. But be careful who you hire because chimney-repair scams are common.

How to avoid chimney repair scams

These scams lure homeowners via phone solicitations, door-to-door sales pitches or ads offering too-good-to-be-true prices.

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Chimney sweep and fireplace inspection, cleaning
Chimney Sweep, Chimney Repair

Regular chimney inspection and cleaning helps prevent fires from creosote buildup and saves money on repairs. Here’s a look at what’s involved and the costs.

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Most all professional chimney sweeps now utilize the National Fire Protection  211 Standard for chimneys, fireplaces , Vents and solid fuel-burning appliances for chimney inspections, which determines when and whether he has to access the roof.

There are 3 levels of inspection  The most commonly performed are Level 1 and level 2  are listed:

Level 1            Done as Annual Inspection

                      Routine cleaning of the flue

                      Direct replacement of a similar appliance

Level 1 inspection is recommended for a chimney under continued service under the same conditions with the continued use of the same appliance.

IN A Level 1 inspection, your chimney service tech should examine the *READILY ACCESSIBLE portions of the appliance and the chimney connection. HE will be looking for basic Soundness of the chimney structure and flue as well as the basic appliance installations and connections. HE will also Verify that  the chimney is free of obstruction and combustible deposits.

* Readily accessible Means that no special equipment is required to gain such access, ie.Ladder

 

LEVEL 2            Upon sale or transfer of a property

                       After an operating malfunction or an external event is likely to have caused damage to the chimney

                        Addition or removal of one or more connected appliances, or the replacement of an appliance withone of a different type, a different input rting or a different efficiency.

                        Prior to relining or replacement of the flue lining

 

Level 2 insp. are required when any changes are made to the system. Changes can include a change of Fuel Type, changes in shape or material in the flue,Replacement or addition of an appliance of a disimilar type, input rating or efficiency. Building fires, chimney fire or other seismic events as well as weather events or obvious construction defects would be indicators that a level 2 is warranted.

 

Level 2 includes everything in a level 1 PLUS the *Accessible portions of the chimney exterior and interior including attic, crawl spaces and basements. it addresses proper clearances from combustible in accessible locations.There are no speciality tools required to open or access doors, panels, or coverings during a level 2 insp.  The level 2  insp should also include the visual inspection by video scanning equipment or by other means in order to examine the internaql surfaces and joints of all the flue liners inside the chimney structure. No removal or demolition or any permrnantely attached portions of the chimney or building structure or finish shall be required in a level 2 insp.

*ACCESSIBLE means if you can get to it with special equipment do it but you dont have to take apart anything for said access. Use of ladders and cameras just no demolition.

 

LEVEL 3  SEE NFPA 211 STANDARD FOR DETAILS

 

***THE REAL ANSWER to this question lies with the accessibility of the top of the chimney and roof type.  Most professional sweeps want to examine up close the top of the chimney for cracked masonry crowns , which is very common, Flashing issues, top view down flue, and for prefab chimneys to insp the condition of the Chase cover and cap.

Note that the use of a special tool (ladder) to gain access to the chimney is under a level 2 inspection, which can be additional costs since it is a much more thorough inspection.

It is possible to sweep and do a level 1 insp. without accessing the roof. 

 

Also most professional sweeps have equipment that allows us to sweep the chimney with a rotary system that is operated from inside at the fireplace opening and achieve a much better cleaning than pushing brushes down from the top and without getting on the roof. We also video scan the flue from the hearth so the homeowner can be a part of that inspection or "chimney-oscopy". They see the live action of the top of the chimney and conditions that exist inside their system so when they get their report they know they are not some stock pics that could be used to sell repairs but the actual pics of the conditions they viewed in their system. And we do not have to access the roof.

If the chimney access requires multiple ladders or is a "brush with death", there could be extra cost, and the sweep would make an onsite decision regarding the ability to safely reach the top of the chimney or have to use a lesser option of binoculars or rely on experience to determine whats going on up top based on visible symptoms,  if access is too dangerous or not possible.

 

So don't discount a sweeps knowledge or ability on whether he gets on the roof or not. Check him out on referral sites , company web site, credentials, training and experience. Get referals and check on liability insurance and you should be able to find a sweep that can meet your need. If you are in North Carolina check us out at ClassicChimney.com. For the last 25 years we have been sweeping and inspecting chimneys, certified formerly by the CSIA for 15 years and current member of the NC Guild. give us a call  9197822879

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Chimney Repair reviews in Canton

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Bottom Line: Recommend this company for good chimney maintenance, but not to solve any roof leakage problems unless you know for a fact
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
is the issue.



Inspection and Estimate: Initially contacted company due to water leakage in attic in and around one of the metal chimneys. Scheduling an appointment for an inspection and estimate was easy and prompt. Technician was able to get on roof, review potential causes, and provide a detailed estimate including pictures from the roof. Execution of Work. Work was easily scheduled for one week later and was completed in less than an hour. Technician explained what he completed again with pictures. Unfortunately, during the very next rain, the leak returned, so the problem was not fixed. Since the company was hired to fix the leak vice conduct yearly maintenance, would have appreciated a follow-up from the company after several weeks asking if the leak had been fixed. If this had been done, I might have brought the same company back out to further investigate. Since they did not, I decided not to reward the non-completion of the task (fix the leak), and go with a roofing company specializing in any roof leaks. Cost: Total cost was exactly as estimated and was the best of three top-rated Angie's List providers.

- David G.
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This was the second time I used
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
& Masonry.



Great service both times. Professional. Friendly. On time. Easy to schedule. Crew was extremely careful not to damage anything and cleaned up afterwards.



Highly recommended!



I will continue to use them for all my chimney needs.
- JEREMY H.
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Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
did an incredible job rebuilding our chimney. It's absolutely beautiful and I never thought a chimney could be beautiful. He is very meticulous and a skilled worker.
- minna L.
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I was not present for the appointment and don't really know what constitutes a good or bad chimney cleaning. Having said that, they were very friendly when setting up the appointment and my wife, who was there during the work, had no concerns about their professionalism, work or anything like that. I am happy with the service provided and will use them again for chimney service and possibly other masonry work around the house as needed. They did recommend several repairs to the chimney and the price for each seemed very reasonable.
- Matt M.
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They were very nice, professional and clean. The price was good. Unfortunately they could not provide the service since my tile is painted. I appreciate the fact that they acknowledged that they can't provide the service rather than just doing it.
- RON R.
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The work was mostly not done. The work that was done was very shoddy. I spoke with the owner,
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
, who said he would come down to inspect the work but he never came. He then offered a few hundred dollars refund, not enough given the work he actually did. Ultimately I had recourse through my credit card company and was refunded.
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
responded to the inquiry by my credit card company by writing that I was a "dead beat who doesn't pay his bills", he also used some very colorful language on the phone. I had to hire another company to repair the chimney but I still have stains from rusted chicken wire running down my chimney.
- steven G.
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They found that a lot of work needed to be done to our chimney before we were able to use the fireplace. Their service was great and they were very helpful and informative. In the end we ended up using a different company to do the work that needed to be done to our chimney because the competing company's price was lower.
- Sara L.
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I've employed
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
before, and he always does a great job in a friendly, professional manner. This time I needed a chimney liner installed for my gas water heater, which was exhausting directly into a masonry chimney.
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
came by my home twice to give me an estimate and check out all the details so he could get the correct parts and quantity. He was always exactly on time for his appointments, and the same was true of the day he actually did the work.
While installing a chimney liner is fairly routine, it was complicated by the extreme height of my home (about 35 feet) and steepness of my roof (12 over 12).
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
also encountered a wasp nest and had to relocate his ladder to avoid getting stung. And it was a brutally hot, sunny day.
Anyway, he installed the liner, added a piece of supported sheet metal across the top of the chimney and under the cap to keep out driving rain, and added additional sealant and sheet metal to the seam in the stone chimney cap to ensure no rain would get through that way either. (Sealing the seam was something he did on his own initiative for no extra charge.)
A couple days later I noticed a little excess mortar on the chimney and a couple of small gouges in the roof shingles, probably because the shingles were so soft in the extreme heat. I called
Canton Chimney Repair Services Provider Name Locked
and he came out that day and removed the excess mortar and replaced the damaged roof shingles, then called later to make sure I was satisfied.
- George H.

Chimney Repair Services in Canton, OH

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A-1 CHIMNEY REPAIRS AND CLEANING

493 Schocalog Rd
Akron

Accel Home Renewal & Roofing

1007 Shadyside Ave.
Canton

Advance Masonry & Full Chimney Service Inc

11978 Edgerton Rd
North Royalton

Al Brown Construction

47777 Mogadore Rd
Kent

AMERICAN CHIMNEY

970 CENTER ST
Grafton

Americon Inc

16926 Detroit Ave
Lakewood

Anthony M Voegeli Builder Remodeler

7336 Ashburton Cir. NW
North Canton

Anthony Roofing

2555 Easton Street NE
Canton

Bay Chimney Sweep

817 Maplewood Ave
Sheffield Lake

Beautiful home contracting ltd

7718 lucerne drive
Middleburg Heights

BERRINGER MASONERY

807 EWART RD
Akron

Bidwell Home Improvement

35835 Vine St
Eastlake

Big Tom's Roofing LLC

2180 Locust St
Canal Fulton

Blank Slate Construction

3579 Magnolia Dr
Seven Hills

Brad Smith Roofing Co Inc

24550 Sperry Dr
Westlake

Britishstoneworks LLC

1430 Clarence Ave
Lakewood

Brothers Building

1189 Taplin av
Akron

Campopiano Roofing Inc

2100 Case Pkwy N
Twinsburg

CENTURY HOME IMPROVEMENT

1352 ST RTE 7
Pierpont

Chimney Cricket Inc

9750 Olde 8 Rd
Northfield

Chimney Tech

5435 Donner Drive
New Franklin

Creations of the Imagination

3867 Oneida St
Stow

CURROW SIDING & REMODELING CO

4825 NEWCOMER RD
Stow

Dash Home Improvement

24937 Pleasant Trail
Cleveland

Destorm Maintenance Contractors

1480 Holmden Rd
Cleveland

DLV Enterprises, LLC

8526 Creekside Drive
Sagamore Hills

DMS REHAB PROPERTIES

5607 LAFAYETTE AVE
Maple Heights

Domenico Davide Construction LLC

4153 Meadowview Drive NW
Canton

EQUITY BUILDERS

94 FELL AVE
Northfield

Exact Roofing Co

15715 Normandy Ave
Cleveland

FERGUSON'S FIRESIDE CHIMNEY CLEANING & REPAIR

4734 MIDDLEBRANCH AVE NE
Canton

Fireplace Shoppe Of Northfield

63 East Aurora Road
Northfield

FIRESIDE CHIMNEY CLEANING

7095 W PARKVIEW DR
Cleveland

Franciscus Incorporated

959 Bassett Rd
Westlake

Friendly Sweeps

5497 River Styx Rd
Medina

Hathaway Construction Services

1212 Mt. Vernon Ave
Akron

Henceroth Construction

47508 Middle Ridge Rd
Amherst

Hinckley Roofing Inc

3587 Ridge Rd
Medina

Home Exteriors

54 E Aurora Rd
Northfield

hometownconst

3734 dotwood st nw
North Canton

Ideal Roofing Service

3019 Standish Ave
Parma

Inside Out Construction Service

19475 St Clair Ave
Euclid

J & J Professional Services

P.O. Box 31664
Independence

J & V Roofing & Home Improvement

5407 S Saratoga Ave
Youngstown

J Mac Roofing & Construction

694 N Main St
Akron

J&M Home Improvement

995 oakland ave

Jasak Roofing & Construction

68170 Oakwood
Parma Heights

Jefferys Chimney Sweeping LLC

2986 Wickford Ave NW
Canton

Jilek Roofing

9141 Ashcroft Ln
Twinsburg

Just Basements

PO Box 218436
Columbus

K.J.T LLC

1206 cordova rd.
Cleveland

Klemenc Construction Co Inc

35781 Curtis Blvd.
Eastlake

L.R.J. Masonry

Cleveland

LEESON'S HOME & Business Improvements

10303 ALMIRA AVE
Cleveland

Legacy Restorations, LLC

2427 Broadhaven Ave NW
Massillon

Len's Heating & Air Conditioning

11266 Royalton Rd
North Royalton

LIBERTY HOME CONTRACTORS INC

13936 ENTERPRISE AVE
Cleveland

M&S Contracting

Cleveland

MEDHURST MASON CONTRACTORS INC

17111 MUNN RD
Chagrin Falls

MIAH'S QUALITY CONTRACTOR SERVICES

4458 Ridgewood Rd
Akron

Mitchell's General Contracting

316 MAIN ST APT 1
Wadsworth

MODERN DAY CHIMNEY & MASONRY

2208 east 85th
Cleveland

Net Building/Remodeling

PO Box 238
Elyria

Newman Tony Roofing

5923 Van Buren Rd
Clinton

Northeast Ohio Renovations

PO Box 852
Twinsburg

Ohio Insurance Consultants

11 SYCAMORE
Cleveland

Ohio Roofing Siding And Slate, LLC

12303 Lena Ave
Cleveland

Old Time Home Improvement

1011 Clearview ave

One Time Construction, Inc.

1460 West 130th Street
Brunswick

Phil's Construction INC

10258 Page Rd
Streetsboro

PRESERVATION EXTERIORS

1034 MANNING RD NW
Hartville

Prestigious Enterprise Inc.

6305 neff rd
Valley City

Prime Roof Solutions Inc

5058 S Prospect St
Ravenna

Radacor Restoration

1020 E 347th St
Eastlake

ROBERT'S HOME & OFFICE REMODELING

465 RUFNER EXTENSION
Rittman

Roof Rite Restoration

417 Navaho St
Louisville

Roofsmith Restoration

2013 N Cleveland Massillon Rd
Akron

Rustic Slate Roofing

30815 Solon Rd
Solon

S&D Improvements Inc

6114 Groton St NW
Canton

Set In Stone LLC

24016 Bruce Rd
Bay Village

Shake and Slate Works

PO Box 23031
Chagrin Falls

Shake Savers Inc

P.O. Box 221198
Beachwood

Sky Roofing

11114 Prospect Rd
Strongsville

Skyline Masonry

1651 Mentor Ave
Painesville

SMOOTH CONSTRUCTION

6439 vair
Ravenna

Squire Construction Inc

472 Medina Rd
Medina

Squires Roofing & Construction Company

20800 Center Ridge Rd
Rocky River

Stalnaker Construction llc.

2259 Cramer Ave
Akron

Steeplejacks of America, llc

8422 Pearl Rd
Strongsville

StoneBridge Masonry

2745 Himelrigh Blvd.
Barberton

STRAIN ROOFING

301 W Waterloo Rd
Akron

Structure 247, LLC

29912 Lakeland Blvd.
Wickliffe

Sunrise Assisted Living

16333 Chagrin Blvd
Cleveland

Tallmadge Roofing

3818 Neville Dr
Kent

Tazmainian repair Inc.

5199 W Ash Rd
Independence

TC3 Properties LLC.

5602 Denison Avenue
Cleveland

Tech Corp

PO Box 770971
Lakewood

The Chimney Pros

PO Box 2225
Beachwood

The Durable Slate Co

1050 N 4Th St
Columbus

The Durable Slate Company

3530 Warrensville Center Rd
Shaker Heights

Thompson's Masonry Inc

10182 Mayfield Rd
Chesterland

Tiger Town Construction

1505 Janice St NE
Massillon

Tim Haren

1720 Harvard Ave NW
Canton

Timeless Roofing

27656 dunford rd
Westlake

Tom the Plumber

11909 KENSINGTON AVE.
Cleveland

TOP HAT CHIMNEY SWEEP

PO BOX 27482
Akron

Top Hat Chimney Sweeps Inc

4919 E 96th St
Cleveland

Traditional Slate Roofing

12540 Edgewater Dr
Lakewood

VARMINT GITTER

2767 ODESA DR
Medina

Vintage Masonry Inc

2934 Sleepy Hollow Rd
Brunswick

Weeden Waterproofing

Avon Belden
Avon Lake

West Side Roofing

5360 West 130th Street
Brook Park

Williams Renovations, LLC

4182 SIEFER DRIVE

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