- Experience – A Step in Time is one of the only fully-licensed chimney sweep companies in the nation to be headed by a licensed, professional engineer. Company owner and founder, Ray Gessner, is a licensed engineer in both Virginia and Maryland, and is FIRE certified. Ray trains each and every one of his chimney sweep technicians using state-of-the-art, hands-on methods, which ensure we get the job done right… the first time, every time.
A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau
Impeccable Reputation – Whether due to the incredibly demanding training provided to each and every technician or the powerful double-check quality control program utilizing the latest in computer analysis and sensory technology, A Step in Time has built an impeccable reputation in the communities we serve throughout the eastern United States. You won’t find a chimney sweep with a better reputation for honest work and reliability than A Step in Time