Hi, I am Dave Ford a local chimney sweep based in the St Stephen area of Cornwall – mid way between St Austell, Newquay, Bodmin and Truro.
If you need a local reliable chimney sweep or just some advice around log fires, wood burners etc feel free to give me a ring.
A day off, here spent with Carol (Mrs Ford) and I walking Harley our Springer Spaniel – this is us after walking across Perranporth beach and scaling the climb back up, Harley was doing better than Carol and I!
Three log burners (two pictured) and a Rayburn swept in Withiel - all appliances and the rooms (cream carpets and furniture) covered with sheets... Lined flues swept with the Snaplok bullet head and flexible 8mm & 12mm Snaplock rods. Pictures 2 and 3 show the...read more
A couple had recently moved into a house in Charlestown with this log burner in situ. I Swept it using Snaplock power sweeping kit - whip head and mole brush. The sweep took over 2 hours and I removed in excess of 100 litres of soot and debris via the sweeps hatch...read more
Open Fire at and flue Pentire swept at Pentire Newquay.read more
Wood Burner swept Little Treviscoe 15/11/16read more
Beautiful Wood Burner and flue swept at Tregurrian near Newquay with the Snaplock bullet head chimney sweeping kit. Stove is all ready for the coming Winter...read more
Power Sweeping is a more effective cleaning process using nylon bristled brushes attached to special rods the power system incorporates the use of a fast spinning motion from a power drill to spin the heads while going up the...read more
A birds nest being removed from a Victorian Oyster shell fireplace whilst completing a chimney sweep using power sweeping equipment in St Austell. Most people think of a robin’s nest when thinking of a bird’s nest, however the reality of a bird’s nest in a chimney is...read more