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Burned Gas Furnace

Is Cleaning Your Own Gas Furnace Worth The Risk?

Is cleaning your own gas furnace worth the risk? Every gas-burning appliance should be cleaned and inspected by a licensed gas technician at least once per year. With newer high-efficiency gas furnaces, it seems to have become common practice for many homeowners to stretch their yearly furnace inspection to once every two years now, and that is mostly due to two reasons. Newer gas furnaces burn much cleaner and efficiently these days, especially as compared to the standard conventional gas furnaces that were common in the 70's and 80's. The second-most common reason for putting off regular maintenance is due...Read More

How Much Lint Collects Inside Your Dryer Exhaust Duct?

How much lint actually collects inside your dryer exhaust duct? This is a common question that we are often asked when performing dryer exhaust duct maintenance or dryer vent cleaning, however, it is difficult to give a simple answer that applies to everyone. The amount of lint that collects inside your clothes dryer vent will depend on several factors, which include how often the dryer is used, what type of clothing is being dried, and the overall length of the dryer exhaust vent. This photo above shows a flexible dryer vent that we removed from a fairly new home, in...Read More
Why so cold

Why So Cold In Here?

What are some common factors for it being cold in the house? It could be lots of things, such as poor insulation, old windows, bad air flow… As Mrs. Angela Sheridan of Toronto, Ontario writes: ‘My husband and I were having a problem in our daughter’s room with it being very cold at night. We would turn up the furnace to no avail as it was still very cold. On the other hand, the rest of the house was quite comfortable. We called a local heating/cooling company to come service the furnace and we were told that the furnace was...Read More
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Please contact us if you would like to schedule an appointment or if you have additional questions. Our mailing address is: City Duct Cleaning Inc. 40 Metropolitan Road, Unit 21 Scarborough, Ont. M1R 2T6 You can contact us by telephone at: (416) 293-1800 Our fax number is (905) 831-7611. Our office hours are: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Duct cleaning appointments are available from Mondays - Saturdays. Our office Manager Amee Huard will gladly assist you with any enquiries. If you wish to contact us by email, you can do so here. Please note that due to the large volume...Read More
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