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Indoor Air Can Cause Health Problems

There may be good reason to be concerned about the air you breathe. Don't assume that you're safe because you're indoors. According to the EPA, the air in most homes and buildings can be much more seriously polluted than the air outside, even in large cities.

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Dusty Vents are a Fire Hazard

Accumulated soot and dust can be a fire hazard. This is because all dust is full of dry and flammable material which can easily ignite under the right conditions. Any sufficiently large collection of dust can be ignited either by contact with a spark or if the surface it is settled on becomes very hot.

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Cleaning Your Dryer Vents

When people call professionals to have their ducts cleaned, they don’t always think about their dryer vents. Dryers are one of the household appliances that consume considerable amounts of energy. To work efficiently, the vents need to be kept clean. Besides saving on energy and working faster, clogged dryer vents are susceptible to catching on fire.

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What Lives In Your Air Ducts?

As many are aware of the visible obstructions lining your air ducts, there are still plenty of critters that occupy a home that would make a person's skin crawl at night. Thankfully, Dust Doctor is the likely solution for eradicating the many evils living in your home’s air exchange system. With this being said, here's a look at what kind of pests a Dust Doctor can help eliminate.

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Allergies? Try Dust Doctors

Allergy season can be year round due to the dust, pollen, and other particles that lay hidden in the ducts of your home. However, Dust Doctor could easily be the solution for eradicating tiny particles living where you don’t usually look... which cause a lot of problems for anyone suffering with allergies. With this being said, here's a look how Dust Doctor can help eliminate allergens in the home.

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Avoiding Duct Cleaning Scams

Cleaning the ducts is a given but like GhostBusters who do you call? At some point duct work needs to be checked since usage often loosens joints and dust accumulates. In some humid climates or confined spaces such as cruise ships or super-efficient air tight spaces cases of Legionnaire’s disease has developed. Commercial enterprises that regularly has large groups creates additional reasons for cleaning since indoor air pollution increases as occupancy rises.

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Reducing Your Dust Mite Population

Dust mites aren't the most pleasant thing to think about, and most of us would rather not picture these tiny creatures that are purportedly hanging out in everything we own by the millions — regardless of how harmless they may be. While they generally are more disgusting to think about than anything else, for some people they do cause things like asthma or allergic reactions. Even if you don't have these issues, it's still a good thing to try to reduce the number that you have as much as possible.

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Indoor Allergy Problems and How to Fight Them

 

Indoor allergens may be far worse at times than the outdoor variety. At first this comment may seem nonsensical. However, when people are outside, they generally have adequate ventilation.

 


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Clean Ducts Equal a Healthy Home

We never really think about the ducts in our home until our HVAC systems stop working, but the truth is they do more than just distribute heat and air to our homes. They contain filters that help eliminate dust, pet dander and other allergens from the air. Keeping your ducts clean helps keep every family member in your home healthy.

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Why You Should Have Your Home's Ducts Cleaned

As a homeowner, you may wonder whether it's necessary to have the air ducts within your home cleaned. While research on air ducts is still being conducted, it is generally recommended that homeowners have their air ducts cleaned. Here are a few reasons why you should have your home's air ducts cleaned on a regular basis.


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