Case Study: Chimney Sweeping with Dustcontrol’s DC1800 Dust Extractor

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Thomas Naegeli, an experienced Chimney Sweep and a member of The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps, relies on Dustcontrol’s DC1800 dust extractor throughout his working day. 

This case study explores his experiences with the DC1800, highlighting its application, ease of use, maintenance and value for money.


Naegeli uses the DC1800 on a daily basis in his job as a chimney sweep. Its versatility allows for both general cleaning tasks and dust extraction from handheld power tools. 

He says the DC1800 has never let him down, consistently meeting his professional needs as a reliable and effective tool of his trade. 

Why Dustcontrol?

Naegeli’s decision to invest in our equipment began with a recommendation from his instructors at The Guild of Master Chimney Sweeps. 

The design of the DC1800 grabbed his attention whilst at a recent Sweep Stuff Exhibition, with the helpful and courteous support of our sales team sealing the deal when it came to making his purchase.

Ease of Use

With its user-friendly design, the assembly and disassembly of the DC1800 are straightforward processes, facilitated by the machine’s ergonomic features (such as wheels for ease of transport). 

The size of the hose enables access to a variety of spaces, whilst the accompanying accessories have a key role to play in enhancing Naegeli’s efficiency. 

The warning lamp feature, in particular, is useful to him for promptly identifying and resolving any potential obstructions. 


Naegeli describes the maintenance of the DC1800 as hassle-free, thanks to the uncomplicated removal process for the filter and dust bags when needed. 

He also praises the longevity of the maintenance parts, as this has helped him to keep operational costs within a manageable range. 

Value for Money

For its performance and reliability, Naegeli considers the price point of the DC1800 to be very fair. 

In addition, the affordability of replacement parts adds to the overall value of the machine, making the investment in Dustcontrol equipment economically viable for his business.

What’s Next?

Here at Dustcontrol, we continually test and improve our systems to ensure we’re always providing a leading product in the industry.  

All customers can book training to receive a basic education on their chosen machine, covering important information on how to optimally use our equipment to increase its efficiency. 

For more information, get in touch with us today.

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