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BBB Accredited Business since

Absolute Chimney Service

Phone: (207) 967-2274 Fax: (207) 967-2258 220 Beachwood Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04046 http://www.absolutechimney.com


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Description

Absolute Chimney Service offers chimney cleaning, repair and relining.  They install chimney  caps and top dampers.  They also waterproof chimneys and perform NFPA 211 and F.I.R.E. inspections for both insurance claims and Real Estate sales.


BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Absolute Chimney Service meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.


Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Absolute Chimney Service include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

1 Customer Review on Absolute Chimney Service
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 1
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: February 21, 2006 Business started: 01/01/1979 in ME Business incorporated 01/01/1979 in ME
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
35 State House Station , Augusta ME 04333
http://www.maine.gov/pfr/index.shtml
Phone Number: (207) 624-8500 or TTY: Maine relay 711
Fax Number: (207) 624-8690
The number is MS30001973.

Type of Entity

S Corporation

Business Management
Mr. Archibald Talmage, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Archibald Talmage, Owner
Number of Employees

3

Business Category

CHIMNEY CLEANING CHIMNEY BUILDERS & REPAIRERS INSURANCE-CLAIMS PROCESSING SVCES CHIMNEY RELINING All Other Specialty Trade Contractors (NAICS: 238990)

Products & Services

Absolute Chimney Service offers the following product(s): We install custom chimney caps as well as custom fitted (as needed) top dampers.

Method(s) of Payment
Cash
Checks
Refund and Exchange Policy
The Business States: We resolve any questions of quality of service or products to the satisfaction of the customer.
Service Area
Absolute Chimney Service provides their services in BIDDEFORD, CAPE COTTAGE, CAPE ELIZ, CAPE ELIZABETH, CUMB FORESIDE, CUMBERLAND FORESIDE, CUSHING IS, CUSHING ISLAND, DAYTON, DIAMOND COVE, DIAMOND IS, DIAMOND ISLAND, FALMOUTH, GREAT DIAMOND ISLAND, GRT DIA IS, LITTLE DIAMOND ISLAND, LTLE DIA IS, PEAKS ISLAND, POND COVE, PORTLAND, S PORTLAND, SACO, SOUTH PORTLAND & WESTBROOK, ME.
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Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Absolute Chimney Service has received 5 out of 5 stars based on 1 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
Details

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.