Frequently Asked Questions

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

History of Advanced Furnace & Air Duct Cleaning

A Little History Lesson… Advanced Furnace and Air Duct Cleaning was founded by August Spano in 1964.  August ran the business with one power vacuum truck and the help of his family. August spent his days visiting customer homes and developing business while his cousin, Jake Jacobism served as the technician performing the air duct [...]

By | 2018-11-09T20:21:19+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Consumer Info, Frequently Asked Questions|0 Comments

Time for an Air Duct Cleaning

Is it time for a duct cleaning? Tell tale signs that you should call Advanced Furnace and Air Duct Cleaning at 1-877-4-FRESH AIR! Have your just renovated your home or is your home new construction?If the answer is yes, you need your air ducts cleaned. After the completion of any renovation or construction, dust, debris [...]

Household Pets and Indoor Air Quality

While household pets become beloved family members, pet dander, feathers and/or fur is a major source for allergens that can impact your home’s indoor air quality. These major allergen sources circulate throughout your home, duct work and HVAC system. Have you ever looked at your filter? You will find build up of your furry family [...]

Snow And Snow Drift Dangers

It is extremely important to make sure snow accumulation or snow drifts do not block exhaust vents for your clothes dryer, sidewall vents for your furnace and hot water heater or your chimney.  Not doing so can have deadly consequences. Check Your Dryer Vent! A clothes dryer’s job is to remove the moisture from the [...]

COMMERCIAL DUCT CLEANING: DO YOU HAVE VAV BOXES IN YOUR DUCT WORK?

VAV (Variable Air Volume) is a type of heating or air conditioning (or both) system typically installed in commercial and industrial buildings. A VAV allows a way to zone heat and air from one large HVAC system to specific areas in a large space such as separate offices in a large office building. What is [...]

What are the Dangers of Having Pests inside my Duct Work?

There are many reasons why pests can make their way into your HVAC system but, is this dangerous in any way? Some pests can cause costly damage by chewing and digging while others can cause serious allergic reactions.  Improper maintenance or homeowner neglect are some leading causes, however, even the best kept properties are subject [...]

By | 2018-06-01T15:14:05+00:00 December 9th, 2017|Allergens, Consumer Info, Frequently Asked Questions|0 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving from Advanced Furnace & Air Duct Cleaning

HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM ADVANCED FURNACE The Staff at Advanced Furnace & Air Duct Cleaning wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving! May the day be filled with family and memories! Here are some fun facts about the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade-the largest parade in the world! • The parade is manned [...]

By | 2019-01-15T17:29:54+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Consumer Info, Frequently Asked Questions|0 Comments

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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