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Biomass Sweeping

Biomass Sweeping As the popularity of having more greener efficient heating sources such as biomass and wood pellet boilers rise, we are able to offer sweeping on all these systems, alongside the service intervals required these appliances still require their flues to be swept and tested annually to ensure maintained efficiency for use. With [...]

By | April 18th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Where Do We Cover?

What areas do we cover? Devon Chimney Sweeps cover a number of areas across Devon.   We provide our service to homes and properties throughout Teignbridge, Torbay, Exeter, the South Hams and Plymouth. For a full list of towns and areas we visit, please click below.   If you have any questions on our [...]

By | April 11th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Reasons you may need your chimney swept, even if it isn’t used!

Do you need your chimney swept? Here are some frequent reasons and questions that we receive from customers regarding the frequency of their sweep and the importance of getting your chimney swept. 'We haven't used the stove/fire much for the last few years ' Domestic insurance requires solid fuel appliances to be swept [...]

By | April 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Sunny Kingswear

Devon Chimney Sweeps Service Areas Devon Chimney Sweeps work across a number of areas in Devon. Yesterday we were in Kingswear and Dartmouth, a very pretty part of Devon! We service chimneys throughout the South Hams, Teignbridge, Torbay, Exeter and Plymouth.

By | March 29th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Importance of PowerSweeping Regularly

Why PowerSweep Regularly? Here are a few important reasons to PowerSweep regularly: Soot can build up on the inside of the chimney flue which can re-ignite in the right conditions. Removal of this urburnt fuel helps to prevent chimney fires. Soot build up hinders the flow of flue gases which may cause a bloackage. [...]

By | March 22nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

CCTV Inspections

Have you recently moved house? We can carry out CCTV inspections on your chimney flue We offer the service to carry out Full Colour CCTV Chimney Inspections of chimneys and flues. This is very useful for customers who may have bought a new property and want to assess the current flue installation or [...]

By | March 14th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Chimney Cowl Capping

Do you need your Chimney Cowl Capped? Do you suffer with chimney problems such as damp patches on your chimney breast? Poor draw? Or blow back into the room? We offer chimney cowl & capping off services, so please talk to us about chimney cowl options. These can provide a host of benefits [...]

By | March 7th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Bird Nest Removal

Why is bird nest removal important? A common misconception is that a bird’s nest is small and similar to what you may see in treetops, this could not be any further from the truth. If you have an open chimney pot and you’re in a hot spot for nesting birds, then you run the [...]

By | March 1st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Why Do I Need My Chimney Swept?

Why Do I Need My Chimney Swept? Having your chimney swept annually is a condition of most Building Insurance companies, they will expect you the home owner/tenant to receive a ‘Certification Of Sweep’ after the chimney sweep has taken place. Alongside the legal obligation, it is important for safety to keep your chimney and/or [...]

By | February 22nd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

RodTech PowerSweeping Results

RodTech PowerSweeping Results Today the team have been covering the Okehampton area of Devon. Our last visit of the day was to a customer who had been struggling to use his stove successfully even after a sweep with another company!. With the Rodtech Power Sweeping system we made light work of clearing the liner [...]

By | February 15th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments