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How to protect yourself against rogue chimney sweeps

Is your chimney being swept by a professional chimney sweep company??? We find as the Autumn draws near, there appears to be a surge in rogue chimney sweeps operating to make some fast cash.   Here is how to protect yourself and ensure the person sweeping/servicing your appliance is qualified and carrying out a [...]

By | September 25th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

August Newsletter 2020

By | August 31st, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Earlier in the week took us to a beautiful village of Lower Ashton where we attended two inglenook fireplaces. A new record for the DCS team as we removed the largest birds nest that we have ever come across! Very satisfying and now a lovely clear flue ready to be capped off. Do you [...]

By | August 28th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

July 2020 Newsletter

By | July 31st, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Chimney Capping Works

What a soggy weekend!! We’ve been out this morning carrying out capping works for one of our customers! Do you need your chimney capping? Call us today or email to book in your appointment! 01626 780011 info@devonchimneysweeps.co.uk Devonchimmeysweeps.co.uk/chimney-cowl-capping-off/

By | July 27th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Do you have a disused chimney?

Today we attended a customer who was looking at having their old open fire removed. We carried out a power sweep on the flue to ensure all previous debris and soot was removed. We then removed the old corroded bird guard and fitted a cap, this cap is fitted in a way that allows [...]

By | July 8th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Do you have a birds nest in your chimney?

Today we attended a bird nest removal. The customer had noticed debris and sticks falling through the chimney and called us out. Making sure there were no birds nesting prior to the appointment, we carefully removed the nest nest with our Rodtech Power Sweeping system which made light work of it. Once the nest [...]

By | July 7th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

June 2020 Newsletter

Check out the latest in this months newsletter!

By | June 26th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Bird nest removal

Here we have a new customer wanting to use their open fire. They contacted us and we advised the chimney had to be swept as there was no record of when this was last done in 20 years. We discovered a very old birds nest in the stack and set about removing it. After the [...]

By | June 2nd, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

We’re Back!

We would like to inform all our customers that Devon Chimney Sweeps is now back to full operational working. With a strong and well developed COVID-19 Operating Procedure we are able to continue attending our customers, existing and new. We ask that all customers read and accept the operating procedure before being booked in. [...]

By | May 22nd, 2020|Blog|0 Comments