Could your furry family member be making you sick? The short answer is, yes, it’s possible – but don’t panic. If this is the case, you’re not alone and you don’t have to give up your four-legged best friend in … Continue reading Pet Hair: What is the effect on my Indoor Air Quality?
Before we get into the good stuff, it’s important to understand why you would need duct cleaning in the first place. Over time, air ducts collect a variety of potentially harmful contaminants such as mould, spores, pollen, human and pet dander, … Continue reading Setting the record straight about duct cleaning
Air isn’t as light as it seems. It’s pushing on your skin right now with up to 15 pounds of pressure per square inch, a weight so familiar you can’t feel it. Your lungs feel it, though, especially when it’s … Continue reading 7 reasons to consider indoor air-quality testing
As a rule, we all tend to adhere to the “out of sight, out of mind” mantra when it comes to home maintenance. Unfortunately, these out of sight places are the ones that can need the most attention. Air duct … Continue reading When should you get your air ducts cleaned?
In the middle of a dark and gloomy winter, there’s nothing better for your home and your spirits than some colorful houseplants. Bringing a bit of the outdoors inside can boost your mood and turn your home into a cozy … Continue reading Brighten up your home this Winter!
For those of us who think there is nothing worth being concerned about lurking in their ducts, we have some recent BEFORE & AFTER photos that might change your mind! BEFORE: AFTER: BEFORE: AFTER: If you can’t … Continue reading If you don’t think this might be in your ducts, you’re wrong!
The ductwork in your home is easily forgotten, but it has a major impact on how well your HVAC system works, as well as the air quality in your New Jersey home. If you’ve been noticing more dust in your home … Continue reading Get your ducts in shape!
The EPA recommends cleaning air ducts whenever there is a rodent/insect infestation, mold growth, or if the ducts are clogged with dust and debris. Airborne particles can be released from dirty ducts and contaminate a HVAC system, or if moisture gets into … Continue reading Is your air duct cleaning company doing these 7 things?
WHY DO THIS? There can be as many as 100,000 dust mites on 1 square yard of carpet. Yikes! Environmental allergens, including dust mites, are the most common trigger of allergies. Keep your family safe from allergy symptoms, including asthma and eczema, by minimizing dust mites in your home. HOW TO: Need a hand? If you’re interested in hiring a professional house cleaner to handle dust mites, check Angie’s List to find a service provider in your area. Dust mites live and multiply easily in warm, humid places. They prefer temperatures above 70 degrees F with high humidity. If you live in a … Continue reading Dealing With Dust Mites
What are duct systems? Also referred to as ductwork, duct systems are used to control and distribute airflow to different areas of your home. Duct systems are usually made out of insulated metal pipes or flexible tubes and are essential to living in a comfortable and cost-effective home. How does a duct system work? Air distribution systems, or duct systems, are in floors, ceilings and/or walls depending on the design of your home. Return ducts carry the air from your living space to the furnace or air conditioner to be filtered, heated, cooled, and dehumidified and then supply ducts deliver … Continue reading Duct Systems: Why they’re important to maintain