Chimney Code Violations
Chimney Code Violations can usually
be avoided by proper maintenance of your chimney flue, a professional cleaning
(chimney sweeping) and inspection once per year, helps to ensure good chimney
safety and code compliance. Chimney fires, gas leaks, escaping fumes,
deteriorated mortar & mortar joints, chimney collapses, and other blockages
can be detected early, before they become a major issue.
There are many reasons that you may
receive a violation by a utility company or city, state or federal government
agency. Agencies like National Grid, Con Edison, FDNY, DEP, EPA, NYC Building
Department; it can be caused by problems with your hot water heater, boiler,
fireplace, chimney, or other fuel burning appliance or exhaust system.