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The Heating Load in Your House: How to Lower It

The Heating Load in Your House: How to Lower It

The heating load of your home refers to how much your home’s heating system has to run to keep it comfortable. The size of your home affects it directly, but other, smaller attributes of your home impact the load as well. The amount of insulation, all its air leaks large and small, and the heat lost through the windows contribute too.


How to Control Dust All Over Your House

How to Control Dust All Over Your House

Controlling dust in your home may seem like a never-ending chore. However, if you want a cleaner home with more healthful indoor air quality, you’re going to have to deal with dust regularly. This is especially true during the winter when you’re spending more time indoors. So, before you pick up that feather duster, read on to learn more effective ways to control dust.


Clues That You Have Aging Ductwork

Clues That You Have Aging Ductwork

Even if your home’s heating and cooling systems boast state-of-the-art HVAC equipment with optimum energy efficiency, when the ductwork is aging and deteriorating, your home can’t be as comfortable or energy efficient as it could be otherwise. But how can you tell your old ductwork is failing?


The Importance of Duct Cleaning

The Importance of Duct Cleaning

Although the air ducts are the lungs of your HVAC system, dirty ducts are easy to overlook because they’re hidden away behind your home’s walls and ceilings. You may not even think about duct cleaning until you see clouds of debris coming from the registers, or serious issues develop within the system like a pest infestation or mold growth. Having the ductwork inspected and cleaned as recommended is important for a number of reasons:


You Need Tight Ducts to Keep Heat Inside Your Home Where it Belongs

You Need Tight Ducts to Keep Heat Inside Your Home Where it Belongs

Few homeowners in Grand Traverse County understand that regularly maintaining your home’s ductwork is important for reliable heat. Here are some suggestions to help determine whether you have tight ducts:


Don’t Forget Duct Cleaning this Spring

When the irresistible pull of spring cleaning your Traverse City-area home strikes, you may find yourself on your hands and knees, up ladders, or buried in closets. Amid all the cleaning, do not neglect your home’s ductwork. 


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