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Clogged Sewer Line Causes & Signs

We don’t take a lot of time each day to appreciate our plumbing, but maybe we should. Because when our […]

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5 Clogged Air Filter Warning Signs

Most homeowners ignore the simplest thing that they can do for healthier home air and a longer lasting HVAC system. […]

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How Vampire Electricity Wastes Your Money

An annoying waste of money with a spooky name, vampire electricity (or phantom electricity) is the term describing how electronics […]

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7 Surprising Sources of Indoor Air Pollution

Strange but unfortunately true: the air in your home is between TWO to FIVE times more polluted than the air […]

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Carbon Monoxide from Your Furnace: Dangers and Warning Signs

Using any fossil fuel furnace such as oil or gas to heat your home is one of the most popular […]

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How to Reduce Dust at Home

If you have a dusty house, chances are you know it and you’re tired of hearing about it. From the […]

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How to Plunge a Toilet with a Plunger

You just Googled or clicked “how to plunge a toilet” — and we’re guessing that’s not because it’s always been […]

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Why Do My HVAC Vents Smell?

You know it when you smell it. Whether it’s a whiff you strain to catch or it’s an overpowering wave […]

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5 Best Plants to Clean Indoor Air

You might have never made the connection before, but a green thumb leads to healthier lungs. That’s right — having […]

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Pet Dander Allergies and the Surprising Role of Air Quality

Kittens, doggies, hamsters or guinea pigs — our furry friends (or family members) make life just that much better. Think […]

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