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Pet Dander

Pet Contaminants in Your Air Ducts

Pets are a part of the family. They add joy and companionship to our lives. Unfortunately, pets carry hair and dander that can penetrate every aspect of your home, including the air ducts. Pet dander and dust can cause severe allergies, only worsened by circulated contaminated air. Regular air duct cleaning and vent cleanings are a great way to help prevent the circulation of pet contaminants and improve overall health and quality of life.

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Do You Have Pets? Here’s Why You Should Have Your Air Ducts Cleaned

Even without pets, it’s recommended you have your home’s air ducts routinely cleaned. As a pet owner, you likely need to have your ducts cleaned more frequently to ensure pet dander, fur, and dust are staying out of your home’s air system. Here are three of the benefits of having your ducts routinely cleaned if you have furry friends living with you in your home:

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Can Air Duct Cleaning Help With Allergies?

For allergy sufferers, allergy season can be torture. What many do not realize is that the sneezing, sinus pressure, and congestion may be worsened by the air quality in your own home. Getting a grip on your family’s allergies may be as simple as hiring a professional team to clear allergens from your HVAC system. At Dust Doctors, our air duct cleaning experts can get your air ducts clean and fresh and help your family breathe freely again. We’ve put together this handy guide to how air duct cleaning can help relieve allergies.

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Three Reasons Why Pet Owners Need Their Ducts Cleaned More Frequently

If you have pets, it is recommended that you get your ducts cleaned more frequently than someone who does not have pets. When you read this statement, you may find yourself wondering why this is. Here are three reasons why those who have pets should have their ducts cleaned more frequently than those without.

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Having a Home Renovation Done? Why You Need Duct Cleaning When the Project is Complete

According to the National Air Duct Cleaners Association, you should have your air ducts cleaned every three to five years. In addition to this, your ducts may need more frequent cleaning. One of the times this may be needed is following a home renovation project. After a home renovation project, you should have your ducts cleaned as soon as possible. Here are a couple of the reasons why:

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Seasons Matter: Your Month to Month Dust Guide

Surprisingly, outdoor temperatures and weather can impact indoor dust levels. Whether you’re allergy-ridden every spring or are looking for ways to block out dust during summer, you should know how the world’s workings impact dust. Dust concentration absolutely differs on a month-to-month basis, and you should be prepared to protect the home front as the weather changes.

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4 Myths About Pets, Allergies, and Your Home

Allergies can be incredibly frustrating -- especially if you're the type of person who enjoys having pets. Many families don't even discover that their children have allergies to their pets long after their pets have been a part of their household, and what then? The good news is that allergies are generally manageable in your home, but first you need to dispense with a few common myths.

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