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Sandusky Services

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Phone: (239) 768-2222Fax: (239) 277-0909View Additional Phone Numbers7091 Pinnacle Dr, Fort MyersFL 33907

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This company sells, installs, repairs, services, and cleans residential and light commercial air conditioning, heating, and ventilation systems.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since 04/06/2012

BBB has determined that Sandusky Services meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised Sandusky Services' rating include:

  • Length of time business has been operating.
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size.
  • Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business.
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business.

Customer Complaints SummaryRead complaint details

1 complaint closed with BBB in last 3 years | 1 closed in last 12 months
Complaint TypeTotal Closed Complaints
Problems with Product / Service1
Advertising / Sales Issues0
Billing / Collection Issues0
Delivery Issues0
Guarantee / Warranty Issues0
Total Closed Complaints 1

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews Customer Reviews on Sandusky Services

Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience
Neutral Experience
Negative Experience
Total Customer Reviews 0 Customer Reviews

Complaint Breakdown by ResolutionAbout Complaint Details

Complaint Resolution Log (1)
12/18/2015Problems with Product / Service | Read Complaint Details

Terrible customer service. 8 trips out and over 2 months later and the job is still not complete.
No communication, or follow up. Holes in the wall for a month. Terrible customer service. 8 trips out and over 2 months later and the job is still not complete. Would not recommend to anyone.

Desired Settlement
Finish the job!

Business Response
This Job was 100% Completed on Thursday 11/12/2015, before this complaint was made. The customer was completely satisfied with our services when we left.

Consumer Response
(The consumer indicated he/she DID NOT accept the response from the business.)
While the job, originally set forth in the last week of August, was completed before Sandusky Services was made aware of the complaint in mid-November, this is no longer solely an issue of completion as much as it is of horrid customer service. In no way am I satisfied with my overall experience. The job took nine trips and over 2 months to complete with poor if any communication along the way. The inability to schedule a set time or adhere to any time actually scheduled, showed a complete lack of professionalism and in some instances caused me to miss work, a huge inconvenience for me and my employer. Furthermore, they left three gaping holes in the wall for over a month, as well as an exposed wire with no concern for the customer. It was suggested that I fill the holes with drywall and repaint this wall in the house to make amends for their unprofessionalism. I now have their mess to clean up. This is simply unacceptable. I would not recommend this company to anyone. I have dealt with numerous companies throughout my life and have never witnessed such a lack of personal pride taken in one's work as I have seen with Sandusky Services. I would not recommend their business to anyone.

Final Business Response
Well as for customer service we contacted customer every single time that he called, we called back,also we install HVAC package unit right after we got a approval from finance company,also as for customer service we tried to get him finance threw are accredited finance company and he got denied then we tried to finance in his name and Girlfriends name and got denied so we went out of are way and got his grandfather up north to get it finance and then when finance got completed we installed HVAC package unit the following day after finance approved then we had to wait to get the duct cover manufacturers to make a duct cover which is not a standard cover waited a week for it to come in. we went to install and it was not made wright so we resubmitted the order to the company that manufactures these duct cover's and took them another week to produce .after we got the cover we installed ,but as installation of system it was next day after finance approval.then he needed a thermostat which we provided and thermostat wire that he wanted relocated which we were supplying the labor thermostat and thermostat wire at no cost. were we normally charge for order to install thermostat that he wanted relocated from original spot...again that we normally charge for did it for free during this time he had some work done to his walls and we then got in the house and patched it up for him for free all in all we complied with all his needs when he didn't have air for a week before he was able to finance that had to be done in grandfather's name which we were able to help him with for free

Additional Information

BBB file opened: 08/21/2007Business started: 06/07/2007
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This company is in an industry that may require licensing, bonding or registration in order to lawfully do business. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Construction Industry Licensing Board
1940 N Monroe St
Tallahassee, FL 32399-6506
(850) 487-1395

Lee County Business Tax Receipt

Fort Myers, FL 33901 criteria.asp?searchtype=OCCLIC&c=occlic&r=1&page id=searchcriteria

Lee County Contractors License
1825 Hendry St
Fort Myers, FL 33901-3054
(239) 533-8895

Cape Coral Construction License
1015 Cultural Park Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33990-1216
(239) 574-0430

BBB records show a license number of CAC1815499 for this company, issued by Construction Industry Licensing Board. Their web address is

Type: Department of Business and Professional Regulation

BBB records show a license number of 1200848 for this company, issued by Lee County Business Tax Receipt. Their web address is criteria.asp?searchtype=OCCLIC&c=occlic&r=1&page id=searchcriteria.

Type: County Business Tax Receipt

BBB records show a license number of CAC1815499 for this company, issued by Lee County Contractors License.

Type: County Construction Lic.

BBB records show a license number of 11393 for this company, issued by Cape Coral Construction License. Their web address is

Type: City Construction License

Type of Entity


Incorporated: May 2010, FL

Contact Information
Principal: Ms. Tess Samph (President)Customer Contact: Mr. Mark T. Sandusky (COO/License Holder)
Business Category

Air Conditioning Companies, Heater Cleaning Repair Services, Air Duct Restoration, Air Duct Systems, Air Duct Cleaners, Air Conditioning Cleaners, Air Conditioning Repair Companies, Duct/Vent Cleaning, Air conditioning & Heating Contractors - Commercial, Air conditioning & Heating Contractors - Residential, Heating Air Conditioning Suppliers, Ventilation Contractors, Heating Contractors, Heat Pumps Suppliers, Contractors-Air Conditioning Balance & Testing

Alternate Business Names
Geneva Renee Incorporated

Map & Directions

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Address for Sandusky Services

7091 Pinnacle Dr

Fort Myers, FL 33907

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Additional Phone Numbers

  • (239) 690-2665

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