Category Archives: Fireplace

While the inspector is inspecting a solid fuel fireplace they should check the damper if it is accessible. The inspector should also check for any cracking in the fireplace. It is always good practice to recommend that they have the fireplace cleaned by a chimney sweep before using the fireplace. Please review the full procedure […]

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When the inspector is inspecting a gas fireplace it needs to be turned on using the normal operating controls (like a switch on the wall) and a clear picture of the flames needs to be taken. It is also important to check for any gas leaks with the gas detector and take a picture with […]

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