Dorset Chimney Sweep - Bournemouth, Poole, Wimborne Chimney Sweep Blandford Christchurch


Chimney sweep cost?

How much does a chimney sweep cost?

Tier One - chimney sweep cost is £58.00
  • Woodburners (lined)
  • Multi-fuel stoves (lined)
  • Open fire (below 65cm opening)
  • Gas fires
  • Twin wall flue
Tier Two chimney sweep cost is £78.00
  • Unlined stoves
  • Hatch access
  • Large open fires (above 65cm opening)
  • Inglenook
  • AGA's & range cooker flues

Live bird removal: £78.00

Bird nest removal £116.00
Only available during the months of September to February.

Have a thatched property?
Due to a time constraints, insurance and regulation concerns, Jim is no longer sweeping thatched properties.

Discount Sweep Price

Two chimney sweeps: £95.00 
Three chimney sweeps: £135.00
(Standard sweeps booked together within the same postcode)

Chimney Sweep Near Me.

Local chimney sweep Jim Chim-in-ey sweeps chimneys across Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch and Dorset.

Why book the award winning chimney sweep Jim Chim-in-ey?

  • C.S.A National Chimney Sweep of the Year.
  • "Three Best" Chimney Sweeps in Bournemouth for 5 Years Running
  • Master Sweep Association Status
  • Insurance approved chimney sweep.
  • £5 million public liability insurance.
  • C.S.A professional trade association member.
  • Certification with every sweep.
  • Clear pricing from Dorset's chimney sweep specialist.

Chimney Sweep Price List

Standard chimney sweep price: £58.00
Including wood-burners, multi-fuel stoves, inset stoves, knee height open fires and gas fires.

Whats included in a chimney sweep booking?

  • Professional sweep.
  • Updraught test.
  • Visual inspection.
  • Insurance approved certificate.

Visual Inspection Only

Visual Inspection: £25.00
This is a property inspection that offers customers verbal guidance and recommendations regarding the suitability and safety of a solid fuel fire.

Bird Services

Live bird removal: £78.00
Bird nest removal: £116.00

Fire Accessories for Sale

CO alarm: £40.00
Standard thermometer: £10.00
Standard wood moisture meter: £15.00
WS4-Pro moisture meter: £20.00

Wood-burner Repair  / Stove Repair Service

Booked with a sweep?
There is no call out charge when repair services are completed "on the spot" during sweep.

Available Stove Repair Services

Cement stove pipe: £15.00
Stove pipe hatch gasket: £20.00
Glass seal replacement: £40.00
Standard fire rope replacement: £40.00
Large fire rope replacement: £45.00

Fire bricks
Small: £35.00
Medium: £45.00
Additional Bricks: £15.00

Call out charge: £45.00 + Services

Back to black stove polish service: £120

Glass sourcing and replacement: £55 + Glass (£25-£50)
Throat / Baffle plate sourcing and replacement: £55 + Plate (£30-£50)

Chimney Flue Safety Inspections

When is it recommended to have a chimney flue safety inspection?

  • New to a property.
  • Opening up a fireplace.
  • Post chimney fire.
  • Five year intervals.

Flue Safety Inspection 

Chimney Flue Soundness Test + Chimney Flue CCTV Inspection + Chimney Sweep inc visual inspection and updraught test.

Chimney Flue Soundness Test.
Sealed smoke test to inspect the integrity of the flue.

Chimney Flue CCTV Inspection
Meter by meter written report on the condition of the flue.

Price: £225.00

How much does a chimney sweep cost? Q&A 

  • How much does it cost to have your chimney swept?
    • The cost to have your standard chimney swept is £58.00
  • What is is included in the chimney sweep?
    • This includes a smoke test and a insurance approved chimney sweep certificate.
  • What area do you sweep?
    • Jim is a chimney sweep for Bournemouth, Poole Christchurch, Wimborne, Southbourne, Ringwood, Ferndown and Dorset
  • How long does it take to sweep a chimney?
    • The time it takes to sweep a chimney is usually between 45 minutes and 1 hour 15 minutes.
  • Does the cost change depending on the number of floors / height of the property?
    • The cost to sweep a house is the same as sweeping a bungalow. If the property is 3 floors or more it is advised to request a quote.
  • What is the cost to sweep a woodburner, Multi-fuel stoves or open fire?
    • Woodburners, multifuel stoves and open fires all cost £58.00 per sweep.
  • What is the cost to have a inglenook swept?
    • Inglenooks and large fires cost from £78.00
  • What is the cost to have a gas fire swept?
    • The cost to have a gas fire swept is £58.00 Do bear in mind that a "GasSafe" Engineer may be required to disconnect and reconnect the gas appliance.


This article was written by Jim Chim-in-ey

An insurance approved chimney sweep 

Jim sweeps all open fires, wood burners and stoves.
Covering Bournemouth, Poole, Christchurch, Wimborne, Blandford Forum and Dorset.

Want to have your chimney swept?

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