About Us

Ceaser Chimney Service is a local, veteran-owned and -operated, full-service chimney company based in Manchester, NH. We’re proud to serve our neighbors all throughout Amherst, Bedford, Brookline, Hudson, Litchfield, Concord, and beyond, by providing the most competitive pricing and world-class service possible. From top to bottom, we make total chimney care easy, affordable, and stress-free. Our team is certified by the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) and we maintain membership with and receive ongoing education through the National Chimney Sweep Guild (NCSG). As a Better Business Bureau (BBB) accredited business and CSIA-certified company, we hold ourselves to the highest standards and guarantee 100% satisfaction. We’re also members of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce and take great pride in the reputation we’ve earned within our community.

Meet The Team

John Ceaser - Owner

John Ceaser - Owner

John Ceaser is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. After leaving the military, he held several jobs before finally finding his passion for working on chimneys. John trained for six years under one of the best sweeps in NH before branching out on his own and starting Ceaser Chimney Service. He takes pride in his work and treats every job as if he were working in his own home. John and his wife, Holly, have two boys, Darren and Tyler, and live in Manchester, NH.

Max Lockwood - Chimney Technician & General Manager

Max Lockwood - Chimney Technician & General Manager

Max Lockwood is one of our chimney technicians and is also our Warehouse Manager & General Manager. He is in charge of making sure that we have all of the necessary parts ordered and stocked to fix your chimney. He is our longest tenured employee and uses his experience and training to serve both his coworkers and customers to the best of his ability. He lives in Nashua, NH.

Rick Montgomery - Chimney Technician & Operations Manager

Rick Montgomery - Chimney Technician & Operations Manager

Rick Montgomery is one of our chimney technicians and is also our Equipment Manager & Operations Manager . He is in charge of making sure we are armed every day with the necessary tools we need to perform any task we may be called to do. He is a veteran of the US Army, he brings his high standards and work ethic to all of his appointments. He lives in Manchester, NH with his wife and their four sons.

Andrew Davenport - Lead Technician

Andrew Davenport - Lead Technician

Andrew is our newest lead technician, bringing with him experience from his many years of sweeping in Boston and extensive knowledge in pellet, gas, and wood stoves. Andrew is quickly becoming our go-to troubleshooter.  Andrew brings even greater expertise to this company with his vast understanding of building and chimney code.  When Andrew’s not working, you can find him casting his line at any local fishing spot.  

He is a CSIA certified sweep
He is CDET Certified.
He is NFI Certified

Eddie Hewitt - Chimney Technician & Fleet Manager

Eddie Hewitt - Chimney Technician & Fleet Manager

Eddie Hewitt is one of our chimney technicians and he is also our Fleet Manager. He is in charge of making sure that all of our vehicles are organized and furnished with the essentials to tackle any chimney job. He is currently studying to be a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep. He lives with his fiance in Manchester, NH.

Eddie is also a CSIA certified technician. 

Danny Gelardi - Chimney Technician

Danny Gelardi - Chimney Technician

Danny Gelardi is one of our chimney technicians. He is a former HVAC technician and is currently studying to be a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep. He lives with his fiance in Manchester, NH. They just welcomed their first child, a baby boy.

Luke Pettus - Chimney Technician

Luke Pettus - Chimney Technician

Luke is our newest addition to the team; having lots of experience in the trades working for other mechanical and design companies in the past. Always willing to learn new skills, Luke is already catching on fast. Living with his wife in Manchester, soon to be seen on a roof near you.

Jill Valade - Office Manager

Jill Valade - Office Manager

Jill Valade is our office manager and the first voice you’ll hear when you call us. Jill’s been working in the chimney industry since 2013, and between answering and returning calls, setting appointments and managing the calendar, and all of her other office duties, she’s an essential member of our team. Jill and her husband, Nick, an active duty military member, have one son, Aiden, and live in Merrimack, NH.

Ready to schedule an appointment? Give us a call at 603-518-5773 and we’ll get your appointment on the books ASAP.

We look forward to having you contact us with your questions or for an appointment. You’ll be glad to be working with Ceaser Chimney Service for all your fireplace needs.

Veteran Owned Business

236 Lakeside Dr, Manchester, NH 03104

We Accept Credit Cards

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Certifications & Associations

CSIA