What Impact Can Portland’s Historically Wet Winter Have On Your Home?

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Every city’s got its little idiosyncrasies. Miami’s got key lime pie and humidity. L.A. got palm trees and celebrities, year round. And Portland? Well, it’s a hip city, with great housing, the Portland Trail Blazers, and…oh yeah, the winters are wet!

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Do You Actually Need an Air Duct Cleaning?

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Is your HVAC system performing as it should? Do you need a duct cleaning? Read on to learn how and why you should get your ducts cleaned regularly. When do you need a duct cleaning? Having the ducts of your heating

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Top 5 Reasons You Need a Home Air Quality Test

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Our homes are supposed to be our safe havens. A place where we can live comfortably and with great love for our families. Unfortunately, there are insidious threats inside our homes. That is why we need to take a home air

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The Benefits of Proper Chimney Cleaning

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              A study issued in 2016 showed us that the leading factor that contributed to home heating fires was solid-fueled heating equipment. A large portion of which were chimneys (30%). Having a chimney is

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Why You Should Invest in a High Quality Air Purifier

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You breathe in about 3,400 gallons of air every single day. So, if something harmful is in the air you’re breathing, it can have serious health consequences. In fact, a recent study showed that about 2 million people die every single

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Avoid a fire disaster with simple maintenance

Every year the buildup of lint in dryer vents causes fires. When this lint is allowed to build up a can cause a tremendous amount of flammable material packed tightly into the vents and duct. The heat from the dryer, or a

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Duct cleaning could solve many indoor air quality woes

A growing concern in the indoor air quality business, is that in IAQ investigations the hvac systems are so frequently overlooked. After attending courses on IAQ and talking with the industrial hygienists, hvac contractors, building engineers, and others related to

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How to Avoid Air Duct Cleaning Scams

With the growing demand for duct cleaning services to improve indoor air quality, scam artists are making millions from unsuspecting homeowners looking for a good deal. The biggest mistake homeowners make is to assume they will receive quality services from

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Top 5 Air Duct Issues & How To Fix Them

Air duct cleaning is an important aspect of HVAC maintenance that homeowners need to perform on a regular basis. To regulate the temperature of a room, heated or cooled air must first pass through air ducts. Unfortunately, Portland homeowners and

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Pro Tips: Cleaning And Maintaining Your Chimney And Fireplace

If you live in Portland, you are probably preparing for the coming winter.  Winter may not be your favorite time of the year in Portland because it comes with cold, snow and ice. This is just the perfect combination to

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