After the ban, many chimney cleaning techniques were developed. And some of these techniques are very popular even today. Mr. Joseph Glass an engineer from Bristol is said to be the inventor of the modern Chimney cleaning equipment. He developed the cane and brush method of Chimney cleaning. Another method came from Europe which is known as brush, ball and rope method.
Modern methods of Chimney cleaning:
In due course of time many changes took place in Chimney cleaning methods. People now a day do not use coal fire to keep their houses warm. Techniques like central heating replaced the coal fire.