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We Love Serving Seattle

Serving Seattle WA Image - Seattle WA - Pristine SweepsSeattle is a special community, and we are proud to be serving it for over eight years now. Native to the Pacific Northwest, our team of technicians understands the Seattle climate and knows what it takes to protect your chimney system against the weather. We also encourage routine inspections and maintenance like chimney sweeps in order to keep our customers’ chimneys at their optimum efficiency and safety.

We strive to provide the best services throughout King County, serving residences, real estate agents, homeowners, businesses, and more. We appreciate all of our customers in Bellevue, Bothell, Fall City, Hobart, Issaquah, Kenmore, Kirkland, Medina, Mercer Island, Preston, Redmond, Renton, Seahurst, Sammamish, and Seattle. At Pristine Sweeps we are always accepting new customers and offer a comprehensive menu of services to choose from ranging from preventative waterproofing to full chimney restoration.

Professionalism from Start to Finish

Whether you’re starting with a new-to-you home, are renovating to add a fireplace, or looking to restore an old fireplace, Pristine Sweeps is available with experienced and certified technicians to work with you to completion.

We recommend and sell a variety of gas, wood, and pellet appliances in many styles to suit your needs. Adhering to manufacturer recommendations, we are CSIA Certified Chimney Sweeps® (CCS) and we install all of our products, and even products that we do not carry at Pristine Sweeps. We install, service, repair, and replace wood, gas, and pellet stoves and components, chimneys, fireplaces, and more. As a company we hold ourselves and our technicians to a high standard of safety and professionalism. Aligning with CSIA values we strive to protect homeowners from scams and educate them on chimney and fire safety.

At Pristine Sweeps we don’t stop with chimney and fire safety. We take it a step further by educating Seattle consumers about dryer vent safety, and offer dryer vent cleaning services to keep our customers safe year-round. Just as our technicians are certified and experienced in chimney maintenance, we are also certified in dryer vent services and safety. Regardless of the location or length of your dryer vent system, you can trust in Pristine’s expertise, equipment, and professionalism to get the job done in a timely manner, correctly, and safely.

Because we offer a full menu of services, one might assume we’re like every other chimney sweep/dryer vent company in Seattle. This is untrue. We are one of the only companies in Seattle that belongs to the National Chimney Sweep Guild (NCSG), one of the only companies in Seattle that attends the National Chimney Sweep Convention EVERY year in order to stay abreast of industry changes and standards, and one of the only companies in Seattle that requires it’s chimney sweeps to be CSIA certified. We hold ourselves to this standard for our customers in King County, Washington, and our track record speaks for itself.

If you live in King County we’d love to work with you to guarantee you have the safest and most efficient chimney and dryer vent systems possible.

Call Pristine Sweeps today at 206-574-8414 and let us warm your home and your heart.

Make Sure Your Fireplace is Ready for the Winter

Fireplace Ready for Winter Image - Seattle WA - Pristine SweepsYou might have spent the spring and summer cutting and hauling firewood to prepare for winter, but that doesn’t mean you’re ready! If you haven’t taken the necessary steps to make sure your fireplace and chimney are ready for winter, you still have time. You not only need proper fuel, but you also need to have a clean, efficient, and safe chimney and fireplace.

What You Can Do

  • Start by learning how the chimney works, and you can easily troubleshoot when your chimney is just not working for you.
  • Learn about fire safety and avoid injuries and increased risk of flue fire this winter.
  • Hire a professional to install your stove, fireplace, or appliance. This insures it’s not only correctly connected, but the capacity matches that of the chimney flue and will work properly when you’re ready to light it.
  • Schedule maintenance appointments with a professional, including your chimney sweep and inspection.

What We Can Do

The Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recommend regular chimney sweeps and annual inspections for safe and efficient operation of chimneys, regardless of fuel type. When you hire a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep® (CCS) for your chimney service appointments, you put your trust in the industry’s best, most trained, and experienced professionals.

  • Sweep Your Chimney—Let our CSIA certified technicians clean your chimney in a professional and timely manner. We offer chimney sweep services as well as glazed creosote removal to keep your chimney operating at its best. When you choose Pristine Sweeps you can expect expert service every time. Schedule now and we’ll have your chimney clean and ready for burn season.
  • Inspect Your Chimney—As important as it is to keep your chimney cleaned on a regular basis, it is just as important to have it inspected. During an inspection our expert chimney sweeps will assess your chimney completely. We offer video scan inspections and a detailed report for your records, and if we find a problem we are prompt with a repair plan.
  • Repair Your Chimney and Fireplace—By scheduling now you can be sure necessary repairs or services are completed before winter.
  • Waterproof Your Chimney—It’s no secret that Seattle experiences a significant amount of rain. Be sure your chimney is waterproofed before winter and avoid devastating water damage.

A lot goes into a functional chimney system, and Pristine Sweeps puts customer safety above all else. We hold knowledge and education as top priorities, and not only want your business, but we strive to use our expertise to educate you to keep your home and family safe and warm this winter. Start by having a winter-ready fireplace.

Call 206-574-8414 or request an appointment online.