Chimney Sweep Blog for Marple, Stockport and Greater Manchester
This page features details of NACS Registered Professional Chimney Sweep David Qualter's chimney sweeping jobs in and around Marple, Stockport and Greater Manchester.
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Sweeping Chimneys all over South Manchester
Sweeping chimneys in Marple, Offerton and Didsbury today. Many customers are now ordering their logs and coal at the same time as their chimney sweep so that I can bring the fuel with me. We now have an online logs and coal ordering system so that you can order your fuel day or night with delivery being within two working days.
Delivery of logs and coal by your Stockport Chimney Sweep
Winter has found its way to Stockport this week
Winter is getting under way after a short late warm spell. Now is a great time to get your chimney swept in time for the winter. I have swept a few chimneys in Stockport this week where a poorly fitted stove has caused problems with access. In two chimneys there was no means of accessing the flue to clean the deposits off the plate and on one occasion the chimney could not be swept at all.
A professional chimney sweep can alert you to hidden dangers!
A poorly fitted stove may not only be dangerous but can be very expensive as it usually has to be completely refitted. If there is a fire in your property caused by a faulty or poorly fitted appliance you may not be covered by insurance!
Marple Chimney Sweep working on the doorstep this week
Winter is on the way and many Marple people are getting their chimneys swept in time for the cold weather. It's vital that flues are swept regularly to prevent build up of tar and soot and so increase the danger of a chimney fire or poisoning from fume inhalation.
Woodburners and Multifuel Stoves need their flues sweeping too
I overheard someone say that they did not need to sweep their chimney as it had a wood burner with a liner. This a common view but it's wrong! All flues need to be swept whether it's an open fire or stove.
Fuel delivery with your Marple Chimney Sweep
Homefires and Fuels now provide a full coal and log delivery service so that you can combine your sweep appointment with a delivery of dry logs and approved coals.
So our Marple Chimney Sweep Service is perfect if you need fuels delivering to your Marple home too.
Stockport Chimney Sweep gets really busy from September
Now that the bird nesting season is over people are looking to get their chimneys swept ready for the winter. Chimney sweeps (myself included) get very busy in September onwards - better to book your Stockport Chimney sweep now for August and avoid waiting. We are also fuel merchants and can deliver logs and coal to you are the same time.
We can deliver logs and solid fuels when we sweep your chimney
Stockport Chimney Sweep on home ground today
Chimney sweeping in and around Stockport today. At one house I swept a chimney prior to the installation of a gas fire - I filled 2 bin bags with soot! Often when replacing an appliance people forget to have the chimney swept. This can result in debris continually falling onto the appliance and, in extreme cases, can lead to the blocking of the gas vent resulting in the potential for carbon monoxide poisoning.
Carbon Monoxide poisoning is one of the serious risks of not sweeping a chimney
It always advisable to have your chimney swept whenever you replace an appliance, as well as for routine cleaning. Our Marple Chimney Sweep Service is perfect when you need a Chimney Sweep in Stockport and its surroundings.