National Air Duct Cleaners Association Says Scammers Beware - Alliance
August 24, 2010

National Air Duct Cleaners Association Says Scammers Beware

Written by Alliance Environmental

Alliance Environmental Group is proud to relay the first amongst many presumed successes in the battle against low-quality, dishonest air duct cleaning companies.  Refer to our information on Alliance’s air duct cleaning packages for more details on this sort of outfit.

An excerpt from John Schulte’s article “Scammers Beware”:

“We’ve all seen them: the coupons offering whole-house air duct cleaning for less than the cost of a cheeseburger off the value meal menu of your local fast food restaurant.  I know that you’ve seen these, because about a million NADCA members each year make it a point to call our offices and complain about these coupons.  And despite our many efforts to educate consumers and solicit support from the legal system, it has been this way for many years.

My friends, I am pleased to report that the winds of change are – FINALLY – starting to blow our way!  Earlier this year, the Montgomery County Office of Consumer Protection (Maryland) pursued charges against eight air duct cleaning companies and two direct mail advertising forms for deceptive advertising practices and other illegal business practices….

These cases follow news exposes in states across the country over the past six months, as well as other cases that are currently under investigation.  NADCA Headquarters and NADCA members have assisted in these cases while distinguishing between the few bad actors in the industry and the quality service provided by the legitimate companies out there working hard to earn a living.”

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