Frequently Asked Questions

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Get the answers to the most frequent questions about duct and furnace cleaning.

Commercial and Industrial Ventilation Issues – Sick Building Syndrome?

Commercial and Industrial Ventilation, Sick Building Syndrome?   According to the HEALTH SCIENCE JOURNAL, Sick Building Syndrome was first coined in 1970. Caused by commercial and industrial ventilation issues, it describes a situation in which the occupants of a building experienced acute health symptoms or discomfort only triggered by time spent in that building. All [...]

Will Duct Cleaning Help My Allergies And Asthma Trouble?

Will Duct Cleaning Help My Allergies And Asthma Trouble? Advanced Furnace & Air Duct Cleaning staffers are asked this question every day. I can say for sure, as an asthmatic myself, it has helped me. We have hundreds of returning customer who also feel the same way. Anyone who suffers from allergies and asthma trouble [...]

There is an odor in my home or office. What can it be and where is it coming from?

Advanced Furnace & Air Duct Cleaning is often called because of lingering odors in your home of office. Identifying the source of an odor and ultimately eliminating it can be a daunting task. The more information you can provide, the more likely we will be able to get to the root of the problem.   Have you [...]

SHOULD I HIRE A LARGE NATIONAL CHAIN OR A COMPANY WHO SPECIFICALLY DOES DUCT CLEANING?

There are a few large, national chains or franchises that offer duct cleaning as an add on service. They also offer services like mold removal, carpet and furniture cleaning and replacing or repairing your furnace and air conditioning units. They might even boast that they are certified in duct cleaning. Their specialty is generally not [...]

Should I use a company that offers duct cleaning as an add on service instead of it being their main business?

Advanced Furnace & Air Duct Cleaning, Inc. focuses its business on air duct cleaning only. Our goal is to deliver excellence. We are not that company that provides a variety of services and aims to do each one “well”. We have been successful because our business and its resources are aimed at cutting edge equipment [...]

Do I have to clean my hot water and furnace chimney???

It is that time of year when we all think about having our fireplace and wood stove chimney inspected and cleaned but you have more than one chimney to think about! A clogged hot water or furnace chimney can be very dangerous. Venting any fuel burning appliance is something to take seriously. Call your heating [...]

What are dampers and what should I do with them?

Many systems have dampers inside the duct work. The dampers control air flow and therefore can adjust room temperature. Rooms facing the sun or rooms that have a lot of windows might need more air conditioning in the summer and less heat in the winter. A room with no sun exposure may need more heat [...]

Why should I bother purchasing or using the humidifier on my furnace?

During the winter the air in your home can be very dry. Dry air contributes to many health issues such as breathing and sinus issues. This is particularly irritating to children. Dry air can damage furniture, plants and even exacerbate skin conditions in your pets! Humidifiers put moisture back into the air. Studies show that [...]

HELP! I DON’T HAVE HEAT!

Advanced will get calls from customers in a panic because they do not have heat. We can’t blame them and although we do not repair furnaces, we are always available to troubleshoot when you cannot get through to your heating and cooling professional. EMERGENCY SHUT OFF SWITCH One of the main reasons this can happen [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Consumer Info, Frequently Asked Questions, Seasonal, Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is the perfect Mother’s Day gift?

Happy Mother’s Day to all the incredible Mom’s out there! May you have a wonderful day filled with love and gratitude!  Did you know that Advanced Furnace & Air Duct offers GIFT CERTIFICATES!!! Flowers are lovely but they only last a week or so. A duct cleaning will not only last three years, it will [...]