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Which Countertop Is The Best for Your Home?

We laid out the advantages and disadvantages of each common countertop to make this choice simple.

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Five Easy Home Habits to Practice in 2020

Achieve a healthier home this year by making one of these your New Year's resolution.

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Will a higher MERV filter affect my airflow?

For a few extra dollars you can ensure that your HVAC system is as clean as possible and the air in your home is effectively filtered just by using an efficient air filter that is changed regularly

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Where are my air filters located?

Many homes have more than one air filter (and sometimes more than one size of air filter). When moving into a new home, it can be a fun hunt to find those air filters.

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Around the House

The Complete Guide to Air Filters

From sizes to types to qualities and more, here is everything you could ever need to know about air filters.

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A Beginner's Guide to Weatherstripping

Weatherstripping your home can be more complex than you might think, as there are tons of different types of weatherstripping. Let us make it simple.

Air filters come in many types, grades, qualities, and sizes.
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How to reduce indoor odors

Having a stinky home... well, stinks! But it doesn't have to stay that way. There are SAFE ways to reduce or eliminate odors in your home. It's important to attack the odors head-on, rather than mask them with things like candles or spray.

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The Indoor Air Quality Benefits of Plants

Toxins like benzene and formaldehyde are indoor air quality threats that you can't see and are too small for your air filter. Can plants help filter these though? Actually, yes!

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What Is An Electrostatic Air Filter?

These filters are absolutely electrifying!

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Air Filter Sizes and How They Work

Air filter sizing is one of those things that should definitely be a lot more simple than it is. We didn't make it that way, but we're working to make it as simple as possible.

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How Do I Know What Air Filter to Buy for My Home?

We're making this real simple because we know you don't have a ton of time to spend on your air filters.

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Six Maintenance Checklist Items for Your Home This Fall

With fall upon us and cold weather coming soon, I've got some important but easy to-dos to ensure your home is ready for the changing seasons.