About Us

Bethesda Chimney was founded in 2016 by Bryan Whitaker. With over 10 years of experience in the Chimney and Home Improvement industries both in the field and in the office, Bryan founded Bethesda Chimney for the sole purpose of providing quality work coupled with professionalism and reliability. Bryan grew up in Montgomery County Maryland and is also a Bethesda Chevy-Chase High School alumnus. It just goes to show we take pride in serving our local community because we are from here, too.

Besides being certified chimney professionals, Bethesda Chimney is licensed, bonded, and insured. We specalize in fireplace inspections, chimney cleanings, fireplace and chimney repairs, chimney liners, masonry services, and more. We also have skilled masons, who not only build chimneys and fireplaces, but repair and build beautiful patios, walkways, retaining walls, and more. Our employees provide friendly and quality workmanship in a professional manner both here in the office as well as in the field and on or in your Home.

Our Certifications & Awards

our Services

We take pride in doing quality work in and on your home. Here's some of our top services:

Fireplace Inspections

Three levels of comprehensive fireplace inspections are available, including camera inspections.

Chimney Cleanings

Traditional brush cleanings as well as powered rotary brush cleanings are available.

Chimney Repairs

We do everything from chimney repointing to full rebuilds and new construction.

Chimney Liners

Chimney flues can become compromised from damage or repeated use. We'll get you back up to code.

Wood Stoves

We offer cleanings, repair, as well as new installations of wood stoves.

Gas Log Sets

Installs and maintenance of various brands and models of gas log sets.

Satisfied Customers

Don't just take our word for it. See what our customers have to say.

"We needed our chimney repaired. We chose several companies to give us quotes, but ultimately chose Bethesda Chimney. Their prices are fair, their service is top notch. When we find a contractor we love, we've got to spread the news. These guys exceeded all our expectations!" read more
Jenny M.
Rockville, MD
"Very efficient and friendly guys. Service and communication is outstanding and the prices are always very fair." read more
David F.
Bethesda, MD
"I’m very happy with the service; will be getting additional work done soon." read more
Gene D.
Fairfax Station, VA

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why choose us

There's a reason why Bethesda Chimney is one of the top rated chimney companies around and it's more than just the marketing dollars we spend. Our technicians are certified chimney professionals and we are licensed, bonded, and insured. Besides making sure our technicians are trained in the latest fireplace and chimney codes and standards. We also used the latest and greatest tools and materials to get the job done right.

When we inspect your chimneys, fireplaces, vents, and vented appliances we are competent and thorough. We provide all our customers with the added insurance of guaranteed workmanship which means if anything isn't completed to your satisfaction we come back and make it right. Furthermore, we are careful from start to finish to protect your home and your loved ones. With Bethesda Chimney you can rest assured that the job will be done right so you can enjoy your fireplace or heating appliances safely and worry free.

Expert Chimney Technicians

Our technicians are trained and knowledgeable in the latest NFPA211 Codes and Standards. Safety is paramount.

Keep Your Home Clean

We always use proper equipment, drop cloths, plastic, and shoe covers to protect your home while we work.

Certified Chimney Inspectors

Our inspectors are certified chimney professionals who passed extensive training to ensure your fireplace and chimney is properly examined.

Chimney Venting and Liner Experts

Our trained techs make sure we install the largest possible diameter liners in your chimney so the fireplace draws well and any appliances are safely venting.

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