The price for the annual sweep of a standard working chimney will typically be between £60 – £80 depending on condition, size and flue access.
Discounts may apply for multiple sweeps on the same property or immediate neighbours.
If you are experiencing any problems with the chimney it may require more work and cost. See below for the costs for when birds nest are present in the chimney.
Find the terms for booking appointments here.
Bird Guard & Chimney Cowl Installation
The most effective way to prevent bird nests or rain and debris coming down your chimney is to fit an appropriate chimney cowl or chimney capper. Cowls and bird guards are fitted to chimneys in use, cappers are fitted to disused chimney pots
Below are the starting charges for the following work, the final cost is dependent on the access to your chimney. Please get in touch for a quote.
Single stainless steel painted bird guard/cowl supplied and fitted: from £205.00
Single chimney capper supplied and fitted: from £165.00
Additional unit fitting:
Stainless steel painted bird guard/cowl: + £65.00
Aluminium painted bird guard/cowl: + £45.00 (no longer available)
Chimney capper: + £25.00 (disused chimneys only)
Chimney Bird Nest Removal
Bird’s nests in chimneys are an unknown variable in size and duration of work required to remove. The added charge to your appointment will be £30 per half hour, after which the chimney will be tested and a certificate issued.
Note: Nests and blockages are bagged and left with the customer for disposal. Active bird nests are not removed in accord with the Wildlife and Country Act.