Why is cleaning dryer vents a good idea?

We all often rely on our trusty old dryers to keep our clothes dry and warm> Yet it might be disheartening (and even frightening) to find out that approximately 92% of house fires are caused by them. That’s an unpleasant statistic, but it shouldn’t deter you from buying a dryer. It only serves to show […]


How Does an HVAC System Get Dirty or Contaminated? What are Some Ways to Prevent or Mitigate This?

The average homeowner knows the importance of regularly checking their HVAC system filter, but sometimes it’s shocking to find out upon every inspection that their HVAC system is just getting dirtier and dirtier. There are many health consequences to having bad indoor air quality, and it’s extremely important to try and keep your HVAC system […]


The Craziest 5 Things We Have Pulled Out Of Ducts! What Could be Hiding in Your Home’s Duct Work?

Air ducts (and duct work in general) are places where you can find the craziest, weirdest and strangest things imaginable. It turns out that these are magnets for dirty, gross and awkward objects of all sizes. A lot of people wouldn’t even believe that some of the weirdest things – even living beings – could […]


Air Quality Testing and Its Effects on Your Health

Pollution and environmental hazards are a hot topic right now, and everyone’s worried about the effects on our health. However, it’s suggested that indoor air might be up to 5 times worse than outdoor air, and there are many factors that can affect its quality. With the majority of people spending about 87% of their […]


What Questions Should I Ask When Choosing a Duct Cleaning Company?

Keeping your home safe and clean requires investing some time and money into maintaining it. One of your priorities should be cleaning air ducts, as poor air quality can have a serious effect on all household members. There are many options for cleaning air ducts, however, and it’s difficult to be sure of what you […]

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Is Duct Cleaning Really Necessary?

  Keeping tabs on everything going on in your home is a challenging task. Apart from day-to-day errands, such as cleaning the dust, vacuuming, and other similar activities, home maintenance is also something that regularly appears on your menu. Whether you have to take care of the plumbing or do some drywall work, these are […]

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Save Money and Gain Convenience with a Nest Learning Thermostat

Something a lot of folks as us about is the Nest Thermostat. It’s gained in popularity quite rapidly in just a few years, and is now it its 3rd generation. What makes the Nest stand apart from other thermostats, and why should you invest in one? That’s what we’ll look at in this edition of […]

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How Often Should You Inspect or Change Your Furnace Filter?

  Furnace air filters need to be inspected and changed on a regular basis for many different reasons. First of all, an old or damaged filter won’t serve its function to protect you from polluted air. After a certain period of use, filters get filled with various particles and dust. This prevents them from containing […]

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What Makes Modern PURAIR® the Right Choice for Home & Commercial Duct Cleaning?

What makes Modern PURAIR® the best choice for air duct cleaning in your home or business? We know you have choices when it comes to HVAC services for your business, office, retail location or home. There are some solid companies out there performing duct cleaning, dryer vent cleaning, furnace inspection and more. Some are doing […]

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Better Prevention for Dryer Vent Fires

Dryer vent fires are now more likely than chimney fires in Canadian homes. And in the US each year, firefighters respond to nearly 15000 home fires caused by clothes dryers, according to the National Fire Protection Association, accounting for nine deaths, 420 civilian injuries and $222 million in property damage. The news isn’t all bleak, […]