Home repair scammers sometimes go door to door posing as chimney cleaners who are working in your neighborhood. They’ll offer a free chimney sweep and inspection, often uncovering multiple “hidden problems”. Of course, these will need to be fixed right away, and at a hefty price tag.
Sadly, these so-called contractors are often just trying to trick you into paying for unnecessary repairs on your chimney or fireplace.
Don’t be fooled by these scammers. If you have any concerns about your chimney, fireplace, or woodstove, call the professionals at Chimney Sweeps of America. They will perform a thorough inspection of your chimney and give you an honest assessment of your situation.