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Spring Cleaning Should Include Air Duct Cleaning

Spring is almost upon us here in Monterey, and that means it’s time to start thinking about annual spring cleaning. Open up the windows, beat the dust out of the carpets, wipe down the floors and wash the windows.

Spring cleaning is a great way to finally banish the winter blues, improve productivity, and even boost health. More than just an afternoon surface clean, spring cleaning is supposed to be a deep, thorough, rejuvenating process for you and your home.

If you want to do it right, you have to go beyond the surface. That means making sure your air ducts get the same treatment as the rest of the house. Continue reading “Spring Cleaning Should Include Air Duct Cleaning”

A photograph of the inside of an open air office.

Everything You Need to Know About Indoor Air Quality for Offices

A photograph of the inside of an open air office.According to the EPA, the majority of Americans spend 90% of their time indoors. This includes those who spend much of their working hours in offices or other white collar environments. There are many factors pertinent to the health and safety of office workers in America, but one that is consistent is indoor air quality.

Indoor environments can sometimes contain pollutant levels that surpass outdoor levels, and poor indoor air quality has consistently been ranked as one of the most important environmental health problems in the country.

If you’re a Monterey office manager or office building manager trying to maximize the health and productivity of your employees or tenants, taking care of the indoor air quality in the office building is a must. We’ll be going over some best practices for doing this, including having your air ducts cleaned using a commercial air duct cleaning service like Preferred Hood & Duct. Continue reading “Everything You Need to Know About Indoor Air Quality for Offices”