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Help Keep Your Air Ducts Clean: Maintain Your Air Filter

Posted by Lisa A on February 14, 2017 in

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What is an air filter? An air filter (or furnace filter) serves to stop dust, dander, and other particles from entering your furnace, and, by extension, from your air ducts and the rest of your home....

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Neglecting Dryer Vent Cleaning is a Fire Hazard

Posted by Lisa A on January 27, 2017 in

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The Blaring Warnings. Several years ago, I was stunned when a friend told me her previous home had burned down because they had negelcted to clean the dryer vent. Oblivious to what a dryer vent ...

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Tools and Equipment Used During Air Duct Cleaning

Posted by Lisa A on January 07, 2017 in

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 The Process: in a Nutshell.  The air duct cleaning process generally consists of 1) creating access points (holes) in the main trunk line for the insertion of tools, 2) placing a vacuum near the ...

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5 Situations That Call For a Furnace Cleaning

Posted by Lisa A on November 30, 2016 in

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1.  New Occupancy.  Your furnace is the command center of your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. Its condition and cleanliness directly affect your indoor air quality and home ...

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5 Reasons to Have a Dryer Vent Cleaning Yearly

Posted by Lisa A on November 22, 2016 in

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1. To Prevent Fires.  This is of course the number one reason. Dryer lint is one of the most flammable materials in your home. When present in large quantities, as in a clogged dryer vent, it can ...

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5 Reasons to Consider an Annual Chimney Cleaning and Inspection

Posted by Lisa A on November 18, 2016 in

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1. To Avoid Level 3 Creosote Buildup.  Creosote is a black, often tar-like substance that forms as a byproduct of burning wood. It clings to the inside of the chimney and accumulates over time to ...

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