ChimSpect is a tool that was designed by Jim Ferguson, a 40-year veteran of the chimney service industry. Jim is certified by the Chimney Safety Institute of America as a Certified Chimney Specialist, Certified Chimney Professions as a Master Chimney Technician, a F.I.R.E certified inspector from the Fire Investigation and Research and Education Service, A Certified Specialist by the N.F.I. The National Fireplace Institute, He is an instructor for the CSIA, a trainer for the Copperfield Chimney training institute, and is a certified remote pilot by the FAA. ChimSpect is used by hundreds of chimney service professionals all over the USA and has been used to create nearly 100,000 chimney inspection reports since it was released in the fall of 2018. ChimSpect was the first app of its kind and the ChimSpect team continually devotes hundreds of hours of research and development to keep this software state of the art for the chimney service industry.