Don't light a fire 24 hours before the chimney is swept.
Please remove any objects on or around the fireplace.
The Sweep will examine the exterior of the chimney stack, pot
The chimney place opening or stove will then be sealed with a
special sheet or foam inserts that allow the appropriate sized
cleaning rods to be passed through thus preventing soot
entering the room.
The flue will be swept using the appropriate brush best suited to
the flue. The use of incorrect brush head or rods may damage
your flue liner!
The removed soot/creosote deposits will be vacuumed as the
sweeping takes place with a special industrial vacuum which has
special HEPA filters to prevent dust escaping. The fireplace and
surround will be thoroughly cleaned after. Any minor cracks in
the firebrick will be addressed.
Stove servicing is also offered, please click the link below for
Depending on the size and condition of the flue and fireplace,
work should be completed within the hour for a standard two
story open fire place and flue.
Yes, Creosote and Soot contain carcinogenic (cancer
Causing) tars and vapours.
Bird and bat droppings and bird nests will all contain dusts and
bacteria which are dangerous to inhale.
A FFP3 respirator will be used whilst the work on your chimney is
This should be done yearly and will extend the life of your
appliance. This will also help to safeguard from dangerous
carbon monoxide gases. Appliances include: wood stove burners,
biomass boiler, AGA, Esse ranges etc.
Please see stove servicing page for more info.
Chimney sweep servicing: Dublin, including Blackrock,
Ballsbridge,Dundrum, Stillorgan, Rathfarnham, Dalkey, Killiney,
Terenure, Templeogue, Tallaght, Dun Laoighaire, Sandyford,
Sandycove, Monkstown, Deansgrange, Shankill.
Co.Wicklow,including Bray, Greystones, Kilcoole, Enniskerry,
Laragh, Rathdrum, Roundwood, Kilmacanogue, Rathnew, and
Other areas considered, please contact us for info.
Company registration number: 455082B Vat number: IE9836348I © 2013 George Tracey