A discussion of the home inspection and commercial building inspection industry. Home maintenance tips for consumers.
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Residential air purifiers and cleaners can make important improvements to a home's indoor air quality. There is a variety of whole-home systems and portable models available to address unhealthy air. Air impurity is caused by two general pollutants: particulates and gases. Smoke, dust mites, inse...
Air filters are provided on all forced air furnaces to remove dirt and lint from heated air. This keeps the fan, heat exchanger and air conditioning coil clean. It also helps clean the air of your home as air circulates through the system. Maintenance is based on the type of filter, how often the...
When we turn on our home heating systems each fall, many of us experience condensation, or steam, on windows. Condensation requires a cool surface and moisture in the air. When the temperature of the glass drops below the dew point of the inside air, invisble water vapor in the air condenses on t...