Common Furnace Smells

What is that smell coming from your furnace? It could be a reason for caution.
So pay attention as we bring you the 5 most common furnace smells and what do they mean:1. Burning dust – this usually means that dust that has built up on your furnace is getting heated up.

2. Metallic smell – typically indicates that something has gone wrong and components are overheating.

3. The smell of rotten eggs – be careful, there is a gas leak in your furnace, which can be very dangerous!

4. Sewage smell – moisture builds up and there is potential damage happening in your furnace.

5. Sweaty feet – most likely indicate the presence of bacteria.


Have you experienced one of these? Call us and ensure no damage is done to your furnace!

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