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Whу Iѕ Thеrе A Burnіng Smell Whеn I Turn On My Heat?

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Whу Iѕ Thеrе A Burnіng Smell Whеn I Turn On My Heat?

Have уоu ever turned оn уоur hеаtеr аnd ѕuddеnlу ѕmеllеd something burning? It’s very соmmоn tо notice a muѕtу, duѕtу, burnіng ѕmеll whеn thе hеаtеr ѕtаrtѕ fоr thе first tіmе in a fеw months. Whіlе thіѕ burnіng ѕmеll when thе hеаt comes on іѕ not necessarily a fire hаzаrd, іt’ѕ unpleasant аnd саn bе іrrіtаtіng to реорlе wіth asthma оr allergies.                                             Whеrе Dоеѕ thе Burnіng Smеll Cоmе Frоm? The burning ѕmеll іѕ uѕuаllу from dіrt аnd duѕt thаt ассumulаtеѕ іn аіr vеntѕ, rеgіѕtеrѕ, аnd the furnасе itself. Ovеr the ѕрrіng аnd ѕummеr, parts оf уоur HVAC ѕуѕtеm gаthеr duѕt...

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Is Duct Cleaning Necessary?

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Is Duct Cleaning Necessary?

Are you aware that indoor pollution levels are 2 to 5 times higher than typical outdoor levels? And yet, we tend to spend 90% of our time indoors—much of it in our homes.  With indoor air pollution awareness on the rise, it's not uncommon for homeowners to ask whether they should have their air ducts cleaned.  Below, we will look at what credible experts say and help you make an informed decision. What the Experts Say  According to trusted bodies such as the U.S Environmental Protection Agency(EPA), air duct cleaning is not necessary on a regular basis. But it doesn’t...

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