Recent Vents & Ducts Articles


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The 3 Most Vital Home Improvements to Make this Fall

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 05, 2016

Funny how Labor Day is such a two-sided holiday. Folks tend to celebrate it by engaging in iconic summer activities – a picnic, hike, or visit to their favorite swimming spot....


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How to Save Money on Home Heating This Winter

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 03, 2015

When the weather turns nippy outdoors, it's nice to feel warm and cozy inside your home. Trouble is, you probably won't enjoy that cozy feeling so much if you're busy worrying about...


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Solve the Mystery of Those Weird Noises Your Home Makes

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 29, 2015

Creak ... squeak ... groan ... eek ... sometimes it sounds almost as if your house is alive. But that couldn't be. Or could it? Well, your home is built of materials like concrete,...


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Why Efficient Ductwork Matters

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 09, 2015

True or false? When it comes to heating and cooling equipment for your home, your HVAC system itself is what's important; ductwork and vents play an insignificant role. The answer is:...


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Heat Pumps Provide Cheaper Heating *and* Cooling

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 19, 2015

The name "heat pump" is misleading. This appliance actually does an efficient job of both heating and cooling your home. Unlike conventional HVAC systems, a heat pump functions by moving...


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Know Your HVAC System Components and How They Work

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 23, 2014

An efficient HVAC system is important to the comfort of your family throughout the seasons of the year, because this climate control device is responsible for Heating, Ventilating,...


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Why You Must Buy a Carbon Monoxide Detector

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 03, 2014

Have you heard of the silent killer? Every year, carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning claims 500 victims in the United States. This colorless, odorless gas is a byproduct of using common...


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Take Care of Ducts Now for Greener, Cheaper Winter Heat

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 14, 2014

How can you prepare for a healthier, energy-efficient, and money-saving winter? Take care of your HVAC ductwork by cleaning, repairing, and insulating it as necessary. Proper attention...