Fall Prep for Your Furnace and Home Ahead of Winter

Fall is a great season. The air is generally crisp, the smells of pumpkin spice and fireplaces are all around us, and the colours… oh, those magnificent colours! With the cool breeze that fall brings, however, we know that winter will inevitably makes its return here in Canada. This transition sometimes happens more quickly than […]

Do You Need a New Furnace?

How will you know when it’s time to replace your current furnace? Are you better off buying a new furnace, or paying to repair the one you have? These are important questions for any homeowner in Canada. If you’re facing this dilemma, rest assured you’re not alone. Many homeowners have a difficult time identifying when […]

The Benefits of a Fall Furnace & Duct Cleaning

  Summer is still going strong. But with Back-to-School time upon us, fall isn’t far off. That means it’s a great time to get your furnace and air ducts cleaned. Lots of people have the intention to get their cleaning scheduled in the spring, after a buildup of airborne materials and contaminants throughout the winter. […]

Protect Yourself Against Post-Renovation Air With Modern PURAIR

Renovations are a fantastic experience in improving the feel and look of spaces in your home or properties, but neglecting the critical step of vent cleaning afterwards betrays your peace of mind by exposing your body to harmful airborne substances. The supplies and materials used throughout any kind of renovation are loaded with a range of […]

4 Step DIY Furnace Inspection

Checking your furnace is a critical aspect of home maintenance. Here’s how to do it: 1) Inspect Your Filter The condition of a filter is perhaps the most obvious and easiest to assess indicator of furnace condition. Homeowners that take good care of their forced air systems replace these regularly. Those that don’t, don’t. While you shouldn’t […]

The Toxins You’re Breathing RIGHT NOW!

The average person spends 90% of their time inside, breathing indoor air. When indoor air is of poor quality, a vast range of harmful substances unique to indoor areas make it into our lungs and damage our health. Learn what these substances are, how to tell if you’re breathing them, and what to do if […]

4 Common Ways Poor Indoor Air Is Making You Sick

Indoor air is out of sight, and therefore often out of mind. It’s quality has significant impact on the quality of our day-to-day life, but rarely are we aware of it’s influence. Learn some of the symptoms caused by of poor indoor air, and how to deal with them, with Modern PURAIR.

Indoor Air

5 Signs of Poor Indoor Air Quality, and How To Improve It.

Poor indoor air quality can expose a person to a variety of risks. When problems occur to health or home as a result of bad indoor air, it’s easy to attribute them to other causes. We think our lethargy and cough is just a cold; and we rarely recognize when mold growth is caused by […]

Extending the Life of Your Air Conditioner

As we continue into summer, many of us are enjoying the comfort of our air conditioners. But how many of us stop to think about the life expectancy of the unit? On average an A/C unit will last between 15-20 years if it is maintained properly. A well maintained A/C unit will not only prolong […]