ventilation

What is Offgassing? How to Prevent Offgassing Sources

What is off-gassing and how to prevent it at home

The best way to avoid offgassing in the home is to avoid products that emit VOCs and dangerous gasses in the first place. Many building materials and household products are treated with chemicals that are slow to release dangerous gasses. In addition to avoiding certain products, it’s important to have the proper amount of ventilation

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What to Know Before Sealing Attic Air Leaks and Improving Insulation

What You Need to Know Before Sealing or Insulating Attic

Now that summer’s officially over and temperatures are getting more comfortable, it’s a good time to start thinking about those home improvement projects you’ve been putting off, like sealing attic air leaks and improving insulation levels. Even if you have adequate attic insulation, finding and sealing air leaks air leaks will improve insulation performance and make

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5 Natural Ways to Reduce Humidity in the Home

5 Ways to Reduce Humidity - Service Champions

Lowering the humidity in the home will help you feel more comfortable and keep your home from developing mold problems that can cause health problems and high costs for mold remediation. If you want to avoid frizzy hair, muggy air, difficulties sleeping, mold problems, and distorted wood, learn how to keep your humidity levels within

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DIY Duct Sealing vs. Professional Duct Sealing

DIY vs Professional Duct Sealing - Service Champions

It’s no surprise that energy bills go up during heavy use months (summer and winter). But if your utility bills are unusually high and the home never seems to get comfortable, you could have a problem with your air ducts. Ducts that to move air to and from your central HVAC system are notoriously inefficient.

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Use Your Central Air to Battle the Flu

Use Your Central Air to Battle the Flu

As winter settles in for a long stay, we instantly worry about how to prevent catching the flu. With work every day and people running in and out of the house, it is nearly impossible to survive the season without catching a cold. To set up a barrier of defense against catching viruses, use your

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