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How UV Lights Make Your HVAC System Better

Enhance Your HVAC System With UV Lights Although your HVAC system’s primary purpose is to keep you warm in the winter and cool in the summer, it can also play a key role in maintaining your home’s indoor air quality. Along with physical filters, UV lights can work with your HVAC system to neutralize mould,…

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How to Remove Allergens From Your Home

How to Remove Allergens From Your Home If you or someone in your household is experiencing a runny or stuffy nose, a scratchy throat, or itchy, watery eyes and you’re not sure why, it could be because of environmental allergens in your home. If you can determine what your allergy triggers are, you will know…

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How Rain Affects Your Home

How Rain Affects Your Home Rainfall is great for your lawn, garden and any trees on your property. Your home? Not so much. Yes, houses are designed to withstand the elements, including heavy rainfall. But rain can still cause damage when, for example, it accumulates near the foundation or seeps in through cracks, an unmaintained…

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Heat Pump vs. Air Conditioner: What’s Best for Your Home?

Heat Pump vs. Air Conditioner: What’s Best For Your Home? If you’re looking to keep your home cool and comfortable during the summer, you have two main options: a central air conditioner or a heat pump. But how are these two systems different? Which one is the right choice for your home? This guide will…

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Furnace Air Filter Types and How to Choose The Right One for Your Home

Types of Furnace Air Filters and How to Choose The Right One for Your Home We may not think about it often, but the air we breathe is essential to our health and wellbeing. Air filtration is an effective way to trap airborne pollutants — and choosing the right filter is the first step to…

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Do My Air Ducts Need Cleaning?

Do My Air Ducts Need Cleaning? Your home should be a comfortable place with clean air free of dust and other irritants. If you have a central heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system, a lot of that air will be circulated through your home’s air ducts — and you might wonder if those ducts…

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How Ductless AC Works: Benefits and Options

How Ductless AC Works: Benefits and Options If your home doesn’t have the ductwork for central air conditioning, don’t despair! Ductless AC is an effective alternative that can keep you cool and comfortable on the hottest summer days.Keep reading to learn more about how a ductless AC works and the benefits it can provide for…

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Do I Need an Air Purifier?

If you spend a lot of time inside, the quality of the indoor air can matter a lot to your health and comfort. Pets, dust, smoke, cooking and cleaning all release particles into the air that can irritate your lungs and contribute to asthma symptoms. While opening windows can help by bringing fresh air directly…