Preparing for our visit
When making your booking please give as much information about your property as possible.
Please remove items from around the fireplace and any fuel remains from the fire. Please make sure the fireplace is cold too.
Your sweep will lay a heavy duty sheet in front of the fireplace and specially manufactured sweeps soot cloths to shield the fireplace and retain the soot behind.
If its a wet day, then if possible lay sheets from door to fireplace.
Following the chimney being swept, you will be given a Chimney Sweeping Report Certificate for insurance purposes.
When you have booked a chimney sweep, he has allocated the time and driven to your property. If no work can be undertaken he will be entitled to charge a fee for his call to cover time and petrol.
Chimney stacks, pots and cowls should be able to withstand a chimney sweeping, if for any reason a pot/cowls breaks or become dislodged during this process the sweep cannot take any responsibility.
Cosham, Hayling Island, Havant