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Keep Mold at Bay – Prevention Tips for Keeping Mold Away from Your Home

Mold is a common problem that many homeowners may not even know they deal with on a regular basis. Mold in small amounts is nothing to get concerned about, but larger amounts of mold growth is cause for concern. Most homeowner’s insurance policies will not cover damage caused by mold. In addition to potential structural issues, mold can also cause …

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Dirty Air Inside? Watch for These Signs That it’s Time to Clean Your HVAC

Dust is a fact of life. Regardless of how often or how thoroughly you clean your home, dust happens. Dust can sit on the surface of furniture where it is regularly vacuumed or wiped away during cleaning, but dust can also find its way into your air ducts. When this happens, dust typically sits sometimes for years, before homeowners think …

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Signs that Your Air Ducts Need a Professional Cleaning

Dust is a way of life and will find its way into your home regardless of how often you attempt to get rid of it. Some spaces in homes, however, tend to collect more dust than others. One of these areas are the air ducts that carry the heating and cooling through your home. Air ducts are connected to your …

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What Do I Do After Getting My Carpets Cleaned?

Having your carpets professionally cleaned is a wonderful feeling. Old carpet can look like new and high traffic areas will once again be lush and fluffy. At Rytech of SWLA, we provide the homes in Lake Charles, Louisiana with high quality, professional carpet cleaning solutions! After the shampooing and cleaning is done, what are the next steps to keeping your …

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Should I Pay to Have My Air Ducts Cleaned?

Did you know that according to the Environmental Protection Agency, the indoor air of your home is more polluted than the air outdoors? The EPA also recommends air duct cleaning every 5 to 7 years. This includes cleaning different heating and cooling components, return and supply ducts, air vents, coils, fan motors, and much more. But is paying a professional …

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Keep Everyone Safe: Why Your Business Needs an Emergency Response Plan

Many of us never give a thought to a disaster striking while we’re at work. We go about our daily tasks, never thinking about how we would respond in the event of a natural disaster or other emergency. Many business owners never put together an emergency response plan and scramble when even the smallest threat strikes. Don’t be in the …

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Top Tips to Help Your Carpet Cleaning Last Longer

Carpet is meant to be walked on, and because of this it never stays clean. Homes in Louisiana have relied on professional carpet cleaning services like Rytech for years, but what about keeping your carpets clean between professional cleanings? While keeping a carpet spotless is difficult, it isn’t impossible. With a little bit of routine maintenance and a few household …

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What Happens During Professional Carpet Cleaning

At Rytech, we specialize in many different restoration services, but did you know that we also help Louisiana homes keep their carpets clean? Professional carpet cleaning is an amazing investment to make in your home. Carpeting is quite literally meant to be stepped on. However, this causes dirt, dust, and other allergens to track into your home. Cleaning your carpet …

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Allergies and Asthma? Clean Your Air Ducts to Keep Respiratory Problems at Bay!

Respiratory problems can affect anyone, even those that don’t chronically suffer from these issues! When allergens have free reign around your home through the vents and air ducts, it can cause sneezing, coughing, watery/itchy eyes, and even trouble breathing. Cleaning your air ducts regularly is a great way to keep the dust and other allergens away as much as possible! …