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How long does it take to complete a typical chimney inspection? (standard home fireplace)

Less than one hour
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1-2 hours
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Question: How long does it take to complete a typical chimney inspection? (standard home fireplace)
Top Answer (71% of 82 votes): Less than one hour.

Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: We examine the base of the chimney at the the stove and get on the roof and remove the cap to examine the chimney lining.
Kairos Home Inspections
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: A typical safety inspection of the chimney and fireplace would take around 30 minutes to thoroughly inspect all aspects and another 10-20 minutes to write up an inspection report.
Patrick Buell Chimney Services
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: Chimneys can be accessed on the roof, in the attic, and from the basement level.
Safeguard Home Inspection, LLC
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Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: Knowledge and experience allows for quick but very throw inspections
Kings Chimney Sweep
Answer: 1-2 hours
Explanation: Chimney system needs to be inspected from top to bottom. Might have to remove a stove or insert or cap or cover to inspect the whole system.
FLUE FLUSHER CHIMNEY SERVICE
Answer: 1-2 hours
Explanation: Depends on the fireplace or chimney inspection. It usually is less than an hour.
North State Inspections
ProMatcher
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: The chimney is only one system within a home. Typically less than an hour is standard.
Morrow Inspection Services, PLLC
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: We examine all accessible portions of the chimney, fireplace, furnace, or stove as well as the chimney connection. Our Technician verifies that the chimney is free of obstruction and combustible chimney deposits. All cleanings come with a Level 1 Inspection.
Lehigh Valley Chimney Specialists
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: We provide a written report at the end of every inspection
Integrity Cleaning Services
ProMatcher
Answer: 1-2 hours
Explanation: Inspections need to be thorough, we start outside and work our way inside checking for any faults in the system
Apex Appliance & Dryer vent cleaning
Answer: 1-2 hours
Explanation: Depends on the size & type of chimney
Home Inspection Solutions
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: A visual inspection of the chimney is conducted from the roof (Down the chimney) and the firebox itself (back up the chimney).
Rightway Residential Home Inspections
ProMatcher
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: we use a camera
American Home & Environmental
Answer: 1-2 hours
Explanation: Most chimney inspections are completed within one to two hours, depending on roof height, access, distance traveled, etc.
NH Roof Consulting & Inspection
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: I use a camera
A & H PROPERTIES
ProMatcher
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: Patrick Erb Home Inspection Services Licensed Home Inspection AL # HI3083 HUD # 638 erbhomeservices@gmail.com 205-412-5256 More Information About Me http://erbhomeservices.wix.com/patrickerb www.promatcher.com/ErbHomeServicesInspection http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f94FUNkxZX0&feature=share
Patrick Erb Home Services INSPECTION AL#HI3083
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: Chimney inspections are typically 20-35 minutes in total inspection time between testing, pictures and measurements.
Higher Standards Property Solutions LLC
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: The typical chimney cleaning process itself is about 30-45 minutes, however our chimney sweep technicians spend as much time as needed discussing the chimney and answering any questions the customer has to ensure the client understands how to use the fireplace properly and understands the sweeping process.
Nashville Fireplace & Chimney
ProMatcher
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: This will vary depending on construction methods.
Gate House Watch and Inspection Service
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: If the fireplace does not have an insert the inspection is typically about an hour.
Carolina Regional Inspection Services
Answer: 1-2 hours
Explanation: Depends on if we use a scope/camera.
Your Chimney Sweep
ProMatcher
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: There is not much to it; check the condition of the exterior takes a bit because usually you have to get on the roof.
Sharp Roofing
Answer: Not sure
Explanation: We don't handle chimney inspections so I am not sure.
PuroClean Mitigation/Restoration Services
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: I inspect the exterior chase during the exterior portion of the inspection. During the interior inspection, I inspect the damper, fire box, smoke chamber and the flu.
KJ Wood Home Inspections
ProMatcher
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: Chimney and fireplace inspections are included in a home inspection.
Home Detectives
Answer: Less than one hour
Explanation: It varies, but usually about an hour
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