Our mission is being the leader in our industry, promoting education and safety, and providing the highest standards of service and accountability. Your safety is our greatest concern.

Certified Chimney Sweeps
National Chimney Sweep Guild Certification #4118
Haulin’ Ash Chimney Sweeps have been serving Whatcom County successfully for over 30 years. Our highly trained and skilled professionals maintain an unsurpassed level of expertise and excellence in the following services:

  • Chimney and Vent Cleaning
  • Level I, II and III Certified Chimney Safety Inspections
  • Chimney Video Inspection
  • Wood Stove Installation
  • Chimney Liner Installation
  • Clay Liner Removal
  • Certified Chimney Homes Inspection Service
  • Chimney Masonry Repair
  • Factory Built Chimney Installation Repair
  • Stainless Steel Chimney Cap Installation
  • Chimney Water Proofing
  • Gas Appliance Cleaning and Servicing
  • Furnace Dust Cleaning
  • Fire Safety Information
  • Damper Repair
  • Masonry Cultured Stone Installation on Chimneys
The Chimney Sweeps Role
The primary job of a chimney service professional is to aid in the prevention of fires related to fireplaces, woodstoves, gas, oil and coal heating systems and the chimneys that serve them. Wood burning heating systems, in particular, require careful monitoring and skillful operation.Chimney Sweeps install, clean and maintain these systems, evaluate their performance, prescribe changes to improve their performance, and educate the consumer about their safe and efficient operation. The basic task of a chimney sweep is to clean chimneys. Cleaning means removing the hazard of accumulated and highly combustible creosote produced by burning wood and wood products.Cleaning also means eliminating the build-up of soot in coal and oil-fired systems, getting rid of bird and animal nests, leaves and other debris that may create a hazard by blocking the flow of emissions from a home heating appliance. In doing their primary job, Sweeps also function as on-the-job fire prevention specialists. They are constantly on the lookout for unsafe conditions that can cause home fires or threaten residents with dangerous and unhealthy indoor air quality.