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What Is an Air Duct and How To Keep Them Functioning Efficiently

We’ve all been stuck inside of a building that’s just too stuffy. It becomes hot, sweaty, and uncomfortable very quickly, leading to an unpleasant, unproductive day where all you can think about is getting outside as quickly as possible. While there are many reasons a room can become stuffy and uncomfortable like that, the primary cause is poor ventilation. A poorly ventilated room swiftly becomes a miserable room and often the culprit is an inefficient ductwork system. What is an air duct, though? And how can you keep your duct system functioning efficiently so that the room doesn’t devolve into […]

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Do Air Ducts Need Cleaning: When to Call for HVAC Service

The air you breathe should be clean. It has the potential to affect your health and everyday life if you’re inhaling contaminated air, so you should fix any problems as soon as you can. One solution to contaminated air is often the purchase of an efficient HVAC system. But even when you have the right HVAC system, do the air ducts need cleaning? You may have assumed that your HVAC unit can self-clean its ducts, since it can easily improve the air quality of your home, but the pollutants that it pulls out of the air have to go somewhere, […]

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4 Things You Should Know About Air Duct Cleaning in Vancouver

Have you ever thought about the quality of the air inside of your home? It’s not often top-of-mind, until one day you’re vacuuming and you see all the dust particles flying around or your seasonal allergies start to emerge once again or your pet shakes about, and you wonder, is the air I’m breathing healthy? In most cases, it’s not likely unhealthy, but can very often be improved through a number of steps. These can include things like adding in a purifier, leaving your shoes at the door, investing in a whole-house vacuum, regularly bathing your pets, and cleaning your […]

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Beware Calls for Duct Cleaning & Other HVAC Services

It’s come to our attention this week that an unscrupulous company is sending out “robo-calls” impersonating our business. An individual in Camas, WA, informed us that over the last few months he was receiving many calls from a duct cleaning company named Entek offering a great deal on the service. First, we want to clarify that as a reputable HVAC company, you will never receive a call from us. We will not call you to offer our services. We’re simply here when you need us and to remind our maintenance customers when it is time to service their HVAC system. […]

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What is a Forced Air Heating System?

While the summers are sunny, it gets cold in the Pacific Northwest. This is why finding a heating system that not only works to keep your house warm, but is also energy efficient, is extremely important to homeowners and business owners alike. There are a few other heating systems out there, but forced air heating is the most common system in North America and you’ve probably had one or at least heard of it before. But, do you really know what forced air heating is and how it works? If you are in the market for a new house or […]

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Duct Cleaning is an Essential Maintenance Project for Homes & Businesses Alike

The air we breathe is critical to our overall health and well-being. This applies as much to the air in the confines of our residences and offices as it does to the air in the outside environment. While outdoor air pollution is governed by a variety of external factors – of which very few are in our direct control – indoor air pollution and contamination are relatively more manageable. Indoor air pollution has rightly become a topic that more people around the world are becoming more aware of as our immediate environment could be housing mold, allergens, dust, and pollutants. […]

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