Maynard Blog: Archive for May, 2021

The Maynard Man Asks: How Are Your Ducts Doing?

Monday, May 17th, 2021
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Do you happen to know what kind of shape your HVAC ductwork is in? If you don’t, not to worry! You’re not alone—with air ducts often being installed in attics, crawlspaces, and even behind drywall, they’re “out of sight and out of mind.” So, The Maynard Man wouldn’t expect you to be keeping an eye on yours. Or thinking about them much at all.

Unfortunately, however, this lack of awareness can lead to problems. Your HVAC ductwork is designed to bring the air that’s being cooled (or heated) from your comfort systems into your living space to keep you and your family comfortable and healthy.

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The Maynard Man Says: Don’t Let Your IAQ Get You Down This Season!

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Were you aware that without the right indoor air quality solutions in place, the air within your home can actually be more polluted than that outdoors? Fortunately, you have The Maynard Man on your side to help you remedy this.

The thing is, modern homes have been built very “tightly.” This is to disallow air from escaping out of the home, or entering the home from outside, through drafts and cracks. This is great news for HVAC efficiency, but not so much when it comes to indoor air quality.

If you are an allergy or asthma sufferer, you can find yourself faced with contaminants like dust, dirt, pollen, and even pet dander—with no way of effectively filtering them out.

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