Can Chimney Sweeps Work During Lockdown?

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a lot of disruption to our daily lives, and many people are wondering if they can still get their chimney swept during lockdown. The answer is yes, as long as the chimney sweep follows the necessary safety protocols. ProSweep is one such company that will continue to work during this period, as long as both parties comply with the necessary safety measures. When it comes to chimney sweeping, it is important to invest in the right tools.

Brushes and cloths can make the job easier and less messy. It is also important to remember that even though the second lockdown has been announced, it is still important to sweep your chimney in order to prevent potentially fatal chimney fires. There are many myths surrounding fires, chimneys, stoves and fuels and what to burn. It is important to be aware of these myths and preconceptions in order to ensure that your chimney is properly maintained.

Most chimney-related carbon monoxide problems occur due to improper exhaust, which can be avoided with regular inspection and cleaning with a chimney sweep. The National Fireplace Institute and the Chimney Safety Institute of America certify professional chimney sweeps and host searchable databases. According to the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA), there are more than 20,000 chimney fires each year in the United States alone. This is why it is important to have your chimney inspected and cleaned regularly by a certified professional.

The Master Chimney Sweep Guild was established more than 20 years ago and is a “non-profit trade association for professional chimney sweeps”.Take advantage of the extra time at home to book your ProSweep Covid-19 safe chimney sweep. This way you can ensure that your chimney is properly maintained and that you are not at risk of a potentially fatal chimney fire.