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IS YOUR HOME BEGINNING TO SMELL LIKE BURNING WOOD?

Is your home beginning to smell like burning wood? Has the winter season begun and the smell of your fireplace is becoming more overwhelming the more it's used? There are a number of reasons why this could be happening. What could it be? If your fireplace hasn't been cleaned recently or at least regularly, that [...]

THANKSGIVING FIRE SAFETY

Did you know that Thanksgiving is a peak day for cooking fires? 1,760 home fires were reported in 2015 due to unattended cooking. There are over 166,000 fires yearly in the United States due to unattended cooking! This is a staggering number! Ranges or cook tops account for 3 out of every 5 reported fires [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Consumer Info, Residential Duct Cleaning Articles, Seasonal|0 Comments

10 Important Points to Remember When Turning On Your Heat

 10 Important Points to Remember When Turning On Your Heat There are many things to remember when turning on your heat for the chilly seasons. As a homeowner or renter, everyone should be aware of some of the more important points, to ensure your safety and achieve the maximum efficiency out of your system. Here [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

What are stackable or high low vents?

The basic rule of thumb is this: Hot air rises and cold air falls. The low register in a stacked system delivers heat because it rises and the higher register delivers air conditioned cold air because it settles. Duct work is supposed to maximize natural air movement. You will not see this type of ductwork [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|Consumer Info, Residential Duct Cleaning Articles|0 Comments