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"I had a difficult time finding a company that was willing to clean my gutters and downspouts on a 4 story townhouse and fix the nails that were coming loose! I have lived in this townhouse for 6 years and never had my gutters or down sprouts cleaned. They immediately responded to my request and schedule an appointment for the very next day. They showed up on time and did the work as requested. I thought the price was very fair. They even advised me that my roof needed repair and showed us the disconnected shingles. Clean up was done, you would never had known they were there! No leaves or dirt was left in the front or back of my townhouse. I could not have asked for any better service than that! I will definitely call them on a regular basis to clean my gutters in the future now that I have a company that I can trust and rely on! Thank you, Rita P"

5.0 star review from a homeowner in McLean VA

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"Very nice customer service. Explained a lot about the process and typical area chimneys before we even hired them. Gave me a nice discount to get my business. Was able fix some minor fireplace damage on site, and showed up on time. Technicians we nice but there was a bit of a language barrier, which is something to note- not necessarily a bad thing but it did make explaining the repair a bit of a challenge until photos were taken. Very nice work overall, we are actually asking for an estimate for another job with them soon."

5.0 star review from a homeowner in Woodbridge VA

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"Over priced but they were professional and managed to fix my issue quickly "

4.67 star review from a homeowner in Triangle VA

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"They arrived on time. I was in the room as they used a camera to do the inspection, and they showed me what the issues were as they were looking at them. They explained how they would fix the issues and gave us a good estimate for the repair. They arrived on time for the second appointment as well, and they completed the work as planned. They guarantee their work. We were very pleased."

5.0 star review from a homeowner in Annandale VA

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"They have professional AND aesthetic experience. He didn't just do a quick fix, but he also weighed in on the looks, location and overall aesthetics of our units. Not unheard of, but welcome from people in the trades."

5.0 star review from a homeowner in Alexandria VA

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"Was given honest options on my repair. Did a great job! "

4.0 star review from a homeowner in Ashburn VA

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"Diagnosed the problem quickly and fixed it professionally. Very happy with them."

5.0 star review from Pouya H. in sterling VA

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"completion pending ; waiting for parts shipment!"

4.5 star review from Terry J. in Winchester VA

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"The technician did a pretty thorough job. We did not seem to have as much duct dust as I thought we would. Tech was respectful of our house and was diligent and polite."

4.0 star review from John L. in Falls Church VA

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If your chimney is damaged, it could be dangerous to use your fireplace. Problems with the chimney could lead to everything from carbon monoxide entering the home to a potential house fire. There are a variety of issues that can indicate your chimney is damaged. Some of these include:

  • Visible cracks in the exterior masonry
  • Missing or eroding mortar in the joints
  • Water entering the chimney
  • Rust in the firebox or on the damper
  • A build-up of soot

An inspection by a reputable chimney sweep and repair company near you can help identify and fix problems before they become disasters. Enter your zip code and let HomeAdvisor connect you with chimney repair services in your area who can help.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are symptoms of a problem with my chimney?

Here are a few signs you should hire a professional to come take a look at the integrity of your chimney.

  • Moisture-damaged drywall or wallpaper near the chimney
  • Pieces of tile or masonry that fall into the fireplace
  • Any cracks or rust in, around, or on the chimney
  • Smoke that doesn't go where it's supposed to
  • Any water or other debris in the area

I need my chimney repaired. How much does it cost?

It typically costs between $160 and $810 to repair a chimney. Costs can vary widely depending on the severity of the damage. Here are common repairs and costs:

  • Chimney sweeping: $100 - $300. Annual sweeping significantly reduces the risk of fire.
  • Water leaks: $150 - $350. Prevents mold and wood rot from settling in.
  • Cracks: $175 - $3,000. Waiting to fix chimney cracks increases price.
  • Crown repair: $150 - $300. Keeps pests and rain from getting in.
  • Chimney rebuild: $10,000.

What questions should I ask when hiring a chimney repair service?

  • Do you have a license?
  • Does your company have insurance?
  • Is your staff certified by the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA)?
  • Will you capture video during your inspection?
  • How long will I wait for your report?

How long should I expect a chimney repair to take?

It takes between 30 and 60 minutes on average to clean a chimney. More significant repairs will take longer, like the removal of pests. Your pro should provide an expected timeline to you.