Archive for June, 2015

Are You Neglecting Your Ductwork?

Monday, June 29th, 2015 by Lisa Pixley

One of the most important parts of any residential or commercial HVAC system is the ductwork. The ducts have just as much of an effect on the air conditioning and heating in your home as any other component. Just as a broken-down compressor will keep you from feeling any cool air in your home, a collapsed duct will keep cool air from entering a room. And yet, when we think about common air conditioning issues, we rarely consider the state of the ductwork. (more…)

Can You Inspect Your Commercial HVAC System on Your Own?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 by Lisa Pixley

Keeping a commercial property comfortable is one of the key factors in keeping employees and clientele productive and happy. So the commercial heating and air conditioning (HVAC) system on your property is key to running your business. A commercial HVAC system is complex, with large HVAC equipment and extensive ductwork which could encounter a number of issues over time. Proper maintenance and the occasional inspection help to keep the system running smoothly, but can you do this on your own? (more…)

Think Your Ducts Are Safe from Dust and Debris? Think Again!

Monday, June 15th, 2015 by Lisa Pixley

You change the air filter in your duct system each month or every few months (depending on how large your home is and how often you use your heating and air conditioning system). This is supposed to help improve the quality of the air in your home. The filter traps small particles that may otherwise move into the ducts, many of which are common allergens and irritants. (more…)

What’s the Big Deal with a Little Dust in the Ducts?

Monday, June 8th, 2015 by Lisa Pixley

As an experienced team of duct cleaning specialists in the Minneapolis area, we know that most people don’t think about the state of their ductwork the way that we do. We only have health and safety in mind when we encourage homeowners to hire professionals to clean their ducts, but many people don’t really see the big deal. If you keep a clean home, there shouldn’t be too much dust in your ducts, right? We’re here to clear the air a little bit so that you can seek the proper indoor air quality services in your area. (more…)

Can Air Duct Cleaning Help You Save Energy?

Monday, June 1st, 2015 by Lisa Pixley

Duct cleaning is generally associated with improving the indoor air quality in a home or business. While it’s true that duct cleaning primarily helps to keep allergens, viruses and mold spores out of the building, it can also serve one additional purpose: many people notice that the efficiency of their forced-air heater or air conditioner actually improves as well. Take a look at why this is. (more…)