Archive for March, 2016

3 Lesser Known Effects of a Dirty Duct System

Monday, March 28th, 2016 by Lisa Pixley

People with severe allergies have to take extra precautions when it comes to running an air conditioner or heater. Since an HVAC system sucks in air from the home and forces it back out through the vents, households that include allergy sufferers might be more diligent about changing the air filter, purchasing additional filtration systems, and even cleaning the duct system. (more…)

I’ve Heard Duct Cleaning Is a Scam: Is this True?

Monday, March 21st, 2016 by Lisa Pixley

We’ve heard this one before too, and we’re here to tell you this just isn’t true—most of the time. You always hope that the friendly technicians who’s shown up to your door is trustworthy and able to supply you with the services you need to stay more comfortable and keep the air in your home a little healthier. (more…)

Did You Know that Lint Could Destroy Your Home?

Monday, March 14th, 2016 by Lisa Pixley

Yes, lint, the small fibers that come off your clothing, can do some major damage to the structure of your home. Unfortunately, lint is responsible for thousands of fires per year because so few homeowners know the importance of cleaning out the dryer vent that leads out of the home. (more…)

Some of the Hidden Parts of Your Home Can Be the Biggest Health Hazards

Monday, March 7th, 2016 by Lisa Pixley

Part of maintaining a home means doing everything you can to protect it from damage and keep your family members safe. You test your smoke detectors and CO detectors, and you have an escape route plan for your family members. You have emergency numbers saved, and you do your best to make sure your family members practice kitchen safety and know the dangers of electrocution. (more…)