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Pellet

What We Service

Firewood

Wood

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Gas/Propane

In addition to sweeping chimneys, Dirty Bristles Chimney Sweep, Inc., offers professional, hearth installations as well as a broad variety of services. 

Jeff St.Cyr is a licensed gas technician in Maine and holds a Certified Master Chimney Technician certification from Certified Chimney Professionals (CCP). 

Ethan St.Cyr is also a Certified Chimney Professional.

Dirty Bristles Chimney Sweep, Inc., installs and services any brand of gas, wood or pellet stove, insert or fireplace.

We also install stainless-steel liners, chimney caps and top-mounted dampers

Our Services

Chimney Sweeping

Standard sweeps start at $200. Prices go up based on how dirty the chimney is.

Clogs or blockages will be priced individually.

Wood Inserts with a partial liner will start at $425. The complete unit and partial liner need to be removed for proper cleaning.

Tulikivi fireplaces, masonry heaters and other russian fireplaces will be billed according to sweep complexity and number of heat exchangers.

Pellet inserts with full liner will start at $295

Inspections

Real Estate Inspections:

  • A full LEVEL II inspection of all chimneys and stoves in the home. 

  • No sweep included

  • Camera maybe used

  • A credit card will be held for payment $225

IF a chimney cannot be viewed properly for a real estate transaction, a sweep may be scheduled for a later date AFTER the closing.

Camera Inspections:

  • A full inspection on only the chimney in question

  • No sweep included

  • $225

 

IF a chimney cannot be properly viewed for an inspection, regular sweep pricing will apply

Project Site Checks

A site check to evaluate for a future project will be done free of charge.  We try to add site checks into already scheduled areas. 

A complete estimate of labor and materials will be provided.

 

Materials will be ordered after a 50% deposit is made and a contract is signed.

Pellet 
Cleanings

Standard full-service yearly cleaning of pellet stoves start at $245.

 

A full cleaning of the stove, the venting and the intricate parts within is part of the yearly service.

 

Pellet furnaces will be serviced for a minimum of $300.

 

Pellet inserts with full liner will start at $295

Liners

Stainless steel chimney liners will be estimated independently per flue.

 

A complete estimate of labor and materials will be provided.

 

Liners will be ordered after a 50% deposit is made.

Caps

We provide chimney caps that are semi-custom, stainless-steel chimney caps. Each cap is made to order based on your flue size.

 

A complete estimate of labor and cap costs will be provided.

 

Caps will be ordered after a 50% deposit is made.

Class A Chimneys

Class A chimney installations will be done after a site check to assess where the chimney is going.

We provide ICC Class A chimney materials.

We will not install any chimney purchased online or from big box stores as the integrity of the chimney cannot be guaranteed.

Gas Stoves or Fireplaces Service
and Maintenance

Standard full-service yearly cleaning of gas fireplaces start at $265.

 

Standard full-service yearly cleaning of direct-vent, natural-vent or vent-free gas stoves start at $220.

 

Gas Services of fireplaces and stoves will start with the diagnostic charge listed below and then be billed after parts are ordered at the standard gas service rate of $120/hour minimum one hour.

Diagnostic

A first appointment to diagnose a wood or gas stove BEFORE parts are ordered and replaced is $75.

 

A full cleaning may be required to service a gas unit, and charged at prices above. An additional service appointment to replace parts will be billed at standard labor rates of $120/hr. min 1 hr,  based on type of stove.

 

A 50% deposit is required to order parts.

 

A first appointment to diagnose a pellet stove BEFORE parts are ordered and replaced is $245.

 

A full cleaning of the unit and venting is required in order to properly diagnose a pellet appliance.

 

If your pellet stove/insert requires parts or further repair, each repeat visit will be charged at the current pellet service rate of $120/hr. min 1 hr.

 

A 50% deposit is required to order parts.

Dryer Vents

Dryer vents are cleaned for $125 - 200 based on ease of access and length of vent