Chimney Brushes and Cleaning Products
Round Wire Brushes are used for Light Cleaning and Maintenaince of Masonary Tile Chimneys, they are sized according to the ID (Interior Dimension) of the tile chimney.
This type of brush is usually not recommended for prefab metal chimneys as it may permanently score the interior surface making it more difficult to clean and/or attract creosote more rapidly. The damage this could cause to a metal chimney would be permanent.
Round Bristle Hard Plasic Brushes are typically used for metal prefabricated chimney systems and liner systems, as they will not scratch the interior surface of the chimney.
The Flat Bristle brush is used for aggresive cleaning. Each blade is like a sharp scraper and fits very tightly into the tile chimney flute. It is used for gouging and heavy removal. This type of brush must be used with presicion so as not to damage or create permanent scratching of the chimney.
Three Levels of Quality of Chmney Brush Rods are available typically 6 ft. lengths. Light Duty, Commercial, and Professional.