A chimney leakage test (also known as a chimney Smoke Test 1) is used to check that the flue will be safe and not leak potentially dangerous gasses into rooms above or adjacent property.
It can be extremely difficult to diagnose a chimney problem. In the past, you would have had to knock a hole into the chimney, very messy work, limited point of access and no guarantee of finding the cause.
The correct chimney terminal is essential for your appliance/ chimney to work safely and efficiently. There are many types designed for different purposes. One of the most common faults is an incorrect terminal.
If your flue isn’t sufficiently lined, smoke, tar and acids will be absorbed by the chimney walls, leading to the mortar joints losing their stability, your exterior stonework becoming stained and even dangerous fumes leaking into your home.
A stove is a great addition to any hearth; it looks fantastic and is a green way to heat your home efficiently and economically. We offer fireplace and stove installations along with a comprehensive after-sales option.
We specialise in sweeping in pubs. Using the latest sweeping technology, we provide a clean and efficient service which is essential to maintain the safe and efficient working of an appliance.
Birds find chimneys an ideal place to set up home, due to the warmth and shelter chimneys provide. However, having birds or other pests in your chimney can lead to dangerous blockages, chimney fires and infestations.