RUTLAND Chimney Sweep® Square Wire Cleaning Brush is designed with the DIY homeowner in mind, can withstand vigorous cleaning, and helps keep a chimney and home safe. Made with sturdy, oil-tempered spring wire, this brush will last for a long time and make quick work of chimney cleaning projects. Cleans out soot, creosote, and any other buildup in masonry chimneys to increase efficiency and safety.
For best results, choose the brush size that matches the inside measurements of the chimney flue. (Use a poly brush for chimneys with metal flue liners.) This brush has a male 1/4" NPT threaded connector for attaching to rods and pull rings.
Rods: Use 10624 (4' rods), 10672 (6' rods), or KRK-18 (18' Kit – includes six 3' rods)– How To Connect and Use a RUTLAND Chimney Brush, Fiberglass Extension Rods, and Adapter
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Soot, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov
Make sure that fire is completely extinguished and the chimney is cold along its length before you begin. Wear appropriate eye protection, gloves, and an approved dust mask. Cover fireplace or stove opening and all items in work area. The most effective methods for cleaning are the Top-Down or Bottom-Up methods, using RUTLAND Extension Rods. Always work brush up and down several times as needed. Soot and corrosive debris from cleaning may cause damage. Be aware of electrical and fire hazards. Safety precautions should be used while working on roof. Use caution when handling brushes. Wire can injure eyes and puncture skin. An annual inspection and cleaning by a certified chimney technician is highly recommended.