Chimney Sweep In Chevy Chase, MD | Chimney Rebuild & Repair | Fireplace & Stove Installation
Homeowners in Chevy Chase trust High’s Chimney Service when they need chimney inspection and cleaning, chimney repair, and fireplace installation. Founded more than 30 years ago in Gaithersburg, MD, our mission has remained the same – to provide an honest service at a fair price.
You will often see our service vehicles traveling up and down Connecticut Av., Western Av., Wisconsin Ave., and Old Georgetown Rd., responding to service calls from local homeowners in Chevy Chase and surrounding communities like Bethesda, MD, McLean, VA, Rockville, MD, and Silver Spring, MD.
Regularly cleaning your chimney isn’t just a safety necessity, it’s the responsible thing to do. The accumulation of creosote is flammable and as little as 1/8” is enough to spark a fire. That’s why the Chimney Safety Institute of America recommends all homeowners hire a professional chimney sweep to clean their chimney every year. Our certified chimney sweeps are available six days a week and cleanings can be scheduled at your convenience. They will remove the creosote, ash and other debris from your fireplace and chimney. Remember, a clean chimney is a safe chimney.
High’s Chimney Service holds a number of national certifications. This assures our customers in Chevy Chase, MD that all chimney repairs are done by trained experts. Some of the many types of chimney repairs we perform, include:
- Chimney masonry repair
- Chimney cap repair
- Chimney chase top repair
- Chimney liner repair
- Fireplace damper repair
- Chimney flashing repair
When these chimney components are damaged or begin to show signs of wear, it can allow water to leak inside your chimney resulting in more expensive repairs that can render your fireplace unsafe for use.
The chimney is designed to keep water out. So, when water is leaking inside the chimney it needs to be repaired as soon as possible. Water can soften the bricks and mortar in the flue, damage the chimney liner, and rust the damper, for example. Our chimney repair technicians have the equipment and tools to quickly locate and fix the source of the leak.
When you walk around the exterior of your chimney in Chevy Chase you may have noticed pieces of brick lying on the ground, empty spaces where mortar used to be, or cracks in the brickwork. Since these types of repairs can result in structural issues, it is important that they be repaired in a timely manner. High’s Chimney Service is a Certified Master Chimney Technician. We are expert masons and can perform any type of chimney masonry repairs. Your chimney will look like new again.
Many older homes have chimneys with structural issues that make it unsafe for use. But structural issues don’t get better over time. The chimney may eventually collapse taking part of the house down with it. Our masons are expert craftsmen and we can rebuild the chimney restoring it into a beautiful, safe, and functional ventilation system allowing you to fire-up your fireplace or heating stove again.
If you’ve been thinking about remodeling or replacing your fireplace, insert or stove in Chevy Chase, we have a large selection of the latest hearth products in a variety of styles and sizes for any home.
Wood-burning stoves have been redesigned for the 21st century. They are more efficient, cleaner and easier to use than ever before.
Freestanding gas heating stoves
Gas heating stoves are a highly efficient, convenient and economical source of heat for any space. Our experts will help you choose the right size stove for your home heating needs.
Gas fireplaces are available in many different impressive designs. They have some of the highest heating efficiencies with a clean burning, authentic flame experience.
For many traditionalists, nothing beats the crackling sounds and fresh scent of a wood-burning fireplace.
A wood-burning fireplace insert is the best of both worlds. It burns real wood without losing most of the heat that is common in traditional fireplaces. And it fits directly inside your existing fireplace making installations quick and easy.
Gas fireplace inserts
For homeowners that want simplicity, convenience and the highest heating efficiency, energy-efficient gas fireplace inserts are hard to beat. Check out the amazing designs and styles we have available for your home.
Air Duct & Dryer Vent Cleaning
Whether you own a pet or someone in your home suffers from asthma or allergies, regular air duct and dryer vent cleaning is essential. Schedule an appointment today and see what a difference breathing cleaner indoor air can be for your family.
Chevy Chase, MD, homeowners can rely on High’s Chimney Service for their chimney inspection, chimney cleaning and chimney repairs. We take pride in helping your family get the most out of your home heating appliances.