Meet Our Certified Sweeps & Staff

Kevon H. Binder, aka “Doc”, Owner

Kevon H. Binder, aka “Doc”


CSIA Certified Sweep
NFI Gas Specialist
TracPipe Certification
Licensed Residential Builder
Licensed Mechanical Contractor
PADI Certified Diver
Chief Cook
Bottle Washer

Doc began Doctor Flue, inc.® in 1986, with his wife Valerie, and has grown from a one man / one truck operation, to employing nine professionals, and owning five trucks. Read how Doctor Flue, inc.® began. Doc enjoys scuba diving, ATVs, gardening, and loving his grandchildren.

Kevon R. Binder, Field Operations Manager

Kevon R. Binder

Field Operations Manager

CSIA Certified Sweep
NFI Gas Specialist
TracPipe Certification

Kevon R. was the youngest CSIA certified chimney sweep at the age of 15, and has recertified every 3 years since. Kevon R. is responsible for managing field operations and large projects, and offers In-Home Fireplace Consultations. Kevon R.’s passion and skill with technology has helped Doctor Flue, inc.® stay on the cutting-edge of the industry. Kevon R. says, “I enjoy the interaction with the public, and I get to work closely with two of my passions: Technology and Fire.” He is devoted to spoiling his wife, Anne, and their bulldog, Bambi.

David Sword, Lead Technician

David Sword

Lead Technician

CSIA Certified Sweep

David joined the Doctor Flue Team in 2019 and quickly earned his CSIA certification! He brings a wealth of building trades knowledge to the team. David enjoys the variety of work that each day brings at Doctor Flue and isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty. When he’s not helping customers on the job, you can find David in his garage working on cars or tackling his latest wood-working project.

Alan Clark, Office Manager

Alan Clark

Office Manager

CSIA Certified Sweep

Alan joined the Doctor Flue team in 2018 as the Office Manager and also assists with customer service. He holds an Associates of Science degree in Information Technologies as well as a TestOut PC Pro certification. At work, Alan enjoys helping Doctor Flue customers stay safe by scheduling their annual chimney cleaning and inspection. Outside of work, Alan enjoys spending time with his wife, curling up with his favorite book, and creative writing.

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