Dirty Ducts a Risk to Your Restaurant

Dirty Ducts a Risk to Your Restaurant

Cleanliness is paramount as competition in the restaurant industry is more competitive today than it ever was. In the heat of the kitchen, and amidst the heat of competition, regular commercial air duct cleanings will help you stay ahead. Here’s why. Perils of Uncleanly Ducts As restaurant owner, you want to do everything in your… Read more »

Choosing the Right Air Humidifier

Choosing the Right Air Humidifier

A humidifier is a wonderful machine, and during the winter months especially, it can greatly improve the quality of air in your home. Surely you’ve experienced the symptoms of dry air in the winter; your face gets itchy and patchy and you might experience a nosebleed or two because of it. A humidifier puts moisture… Read more »

Cleaning Your Garbage Chute

Vaccuum with Garbage Shoot Waste

In a previous blog post, we mentioned the importance of having your chimney properly cleaned to promote healthy air circulation. Of equal importance is the routine cleaning of your building’s garbage shoot, that funny little contraption in charge of disposing all kinds of foul waste. Why? Well, because it’s garbage of course! Here’s what you… Read more »

Easy Ways to Minimize Indoor Air Pollution

Easy Ways to Minimize Indoor Air Pollution

Whether we’re sleeping, relaxing after a long day of work or entertaining guests, our homes are rarely empty. Because we spend so much time in our homes, it’s important to keep the air inside them clean and free of harmful pollutants. Fortunately, there are a number of simple steps homeowners can take to eliminate airborne… Read more »

Benefits of Investing in Regular Dryer Vent Cleanings

Benefits of Investing in Regular Dryer Vent Cleanings

When is the last time you had your dryer vent cleaned? If it’s been awhile, there’s a good chance that your dryer is working a lot harder than it needs to in order to dry your clothes. There’s also a good chance you are paying more than you should in energy costs since your dryer… Read more »

Keep Indoor Air Clean to Manage Asthma Symptoms

Reducing the amount of irritants and allergens in the home reduces the risk for asthma-related health issues.

Because we tend to spend most of our time indoors, it’s important for people with asthma – or people who have children with asthma – to maintain the air quality in their homes. Reducing the amount of irritants and allergens in the home can reduce the risk for asthma-related health issues. So what kind of… Read more »

Improve your Home’s Air Quality with Indoor Plants

Improve your Home’s Air Quality with Indoor Plants

Not only has indoor foliage been linked to lower blood pressure, anxiety, and fatigue, house plants can also increase the quality of the air we breathe. This was famously demonstrated in a late 80’s NASA study which sought to neutralize the effects of sick building syndrome within space stations.  Certain plants, the study found, can… Read more »

Staying Sterile: How UV Rays Can Keep Air Clean

Bio-Fighter Germicidal UV Light

Back in late 2015, NASA conducted a very important experiment that could help humans find life on Mars one day. One of the things that concerns astrobiologists when planning rover and probe visits to the Red Planet is that spacecraft could potentially carry bacteria onboard from Earth, contaminating Mars’ native environment and skewing the results… Read more »

Should You Clean Your Furnace in the Spring or Fall?

If you own a home, the general rule of thumb is to have your furnace cleaned and inspected at least once every year. Your furnace works hard to keep your house comfortable when it gets cold outside, so it’s important to have a technician come in and take a look at it to make sure… Read more »