A Closer Look at the Work Your Furnace Filter Does for You

Your furnace filter is a device put in place inside your HVAC system whose purpose is to remove as many impurities as it can from the air that your breathe in your home. This job is of the utmost importance as it can affect not only the performance of your HVAC system but moreover the quality of the air you and your family are breathing. Poor indoor air quality is one of the leasing causes of respiratory problems, so it is important that you keep up with the maintenance of the furnace filter in your home.So what is it that the furnace filter removes from the air?Most everyone knows that air filters –be it the one in your furnace, HVAC intake or one of those whole house filters — for the most part trap DUST in them. But what exactly is dust anyways? We kind of just thin of it

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Bamboo Flooring

Primarily found in Southeast Asia and China, the bamboo is a fast-growing wood grass. It has been used widely throughout Asia for several years and has grown popular in the United States as a material for flooring. It is considered as an alternative to wood flooring, and is quite known for its appearance that is distinctive. Bamboo products are durable and lightweight, and can be expected to last for many years, with minimal maintenance. Harvesting the bamboo plant is the first part of the process of making bamboo floors. The bamboo poles are stripped and sliced, then to remove moisture and starched it has to be boiled. Once dried, the strips are glued onto bamboo planks that are much bigger or onto backer boards.  To create strong, dense floorboards many layers of bamboo are glued on top of one another.  The finished product is given shine and protection by topping

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Laminate Flooring

An alternative to other types of flooring materials and are sold with very low price is laminate flooring. It is designed to resemble wood or tile but actually it is made of a printed finish layer fused to a composite core. When it comes to uneven or damaged subfloors, it can be quite forgiving. It can be installed directly over wood, concrete or other flooring. This should not be confused with engineered flooring, since the latter is made from composite boards not a printed top coat but it is topped with real wood veneer. There are different layers of materials for laminate flooring. The laminate plank or board has a core made from fiberboard, which is almost the same as plywood. To strengthen the board, the fiberboard layers are treated with a bonding agent.  The core is bonded and topped with a printed paper coating. It is then sealed and

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