Free Surveys

A professional no obligation site and home survey service for fireplaces, stoves and chimneys. Serving the whole South East of England including London and free surveys within a 25 mile radius of our Reading, Berkshire showroom.

About our surveys

We provide a full in-house team of professionally trained and knowledgeable surveyors responsible for helping you with your fireplace or stove installation project. Guided by UK building regulations and based on your preferences, we will confirm technical and design aspects to guarantee a seamless installation.

*Free home survey is within a 25 mile radius of our Reading, Berkshire showroom. If you’re located outside of this area, a charge may be incurred refundable against a future order.

Virtual Surveys

Virtual surveys are a great way to experience our surveys without leaving your sofa. Our virtual surveys have been a great hit, ever since we introduced them in back when the Covid-19 pandemic hit us. Guide us around your home or site using video streaming. We’ll be able to get a good idea of your installation project and be able to discuss anything that is involved.

What our surveys include

Request a survey

Request a free survey using the form below. You will be contacted by our team within 3 working days to discuss your survey further.

You will be allocated a survey slot at a time & date convenient to you. We give ourselves an hour arrival window on the date of your survey. Free surveys are within 25 miles of our Reading, Berkshire showroom. If you’re located outside of this area, a charge will be incurred that can be refunded against a future order with us.

Chimney Camera Surveys

A chimney camera inspection is a great way to understand the full structural integrity of your fireplace chimney. We offer a specialised rod camera chimney inspection service that can be used alongside or separately to a survey. The rod camera allows us to thoroughly inspect any chimney where we might otherwise not be able to. Especially good for confirming previous chimney fires.

Your survey will help ensure

Smoke Tests

Dynamic smoke test – checks the draw of an appliance or open fire.  In other words, when the fire is lit, a dynamic smoke test is designed to establish if the smoke escapes up the flue efficiently or if it fills the room with smoke.

Static smoke test – checks the integrity of a flue.  When an appliance is used or a fire is lit, a static smoke test will ascertain if smoke leaks from the flue into other areas of the property.


Most frequent questions and answers

We cover the whole South East of England. This includes Silchester, Reading, Newbury, Pangbourne, Henley, Marlow and London.

We serve; Berkshire, London, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Surrey, West Sussex and Dorset.

If you are located further afield, please contact us and we will be happy to discuss your project.

Once your survey has been completed, any ammendments will be adjusted and corrected. An installation date will then be booked at the earlier convenience.

A survey is a great way to get a better insight into your fireplace or stove installation. Guided by UK building regulations, our surveyors are responsible for configuring technical and design aspects based on your preferences to guarantee a seamless installation project.

Our surveys are FREE within 25 miles of our Reading, Berkshire showroom near Silchester. If you’re located further afield or for very complex projects, a charge which is refundable against a future order is charged.

A home survey is equipped for domestic clientele. A personal, friendly and warm welcoming service in your home to ensure your home installation project is seamless based on your preferences and guided by UK building regulations.

A site survey is specialised for commercial clientele. This could be a partnership or organisation. No matter how big or small your project may be, we’re your fireplace and stove surveyors. We can speak to Architects, Builders, Developers, Interior Designers on behalf of the client.

No, it is not! However, a survey is a great way to get a better insight into your installation project or to confirm structural or design aspects to guarantee a seamless installation. Some of our clients like to opt for a survey as it gives them peace of mind or they simply would like to find out more about their fireplace chimney.

We like to allocate our surveyor enough time to get all the information in relation to your project usually surveys take around 30 mins depending on the scope of the job.

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