CALL US

512-352-0313

512-352-0314

512-252-3690

EMAIL US
OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday

8am - 5pm

SERVING AUSTIN & THE CENTEX AREA SINCE 1988
Taylor Office

Top Hat Chimney Sweeps, LLC
109 E. 11th St.,

Taylor, TX 76574

Manor Office

Top Hat Chimney Sweeps, LLC
12407 Hwy. 290 E., Ste 101,

Manor, TX 78653

Peace of Mind is Just a Sweep Away!

OUR SERVICES

- Chimney Cleaning, Repairs and Rebuilds

- Dryer Vent Cleaning, Repairs and Revents

- Air Duct Cleaning

© 2016 Top Hat Chimney Sweeps, LLC. All Rights Reserved          Designed by RBFmedia.com 

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Google+ Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon

February 17, 2017

Please reload

Recent Posts

Duct Cleaning Company Warns Consumers about Unreasonably Low Prices for Air Duct Cleaning

February 23, 2017

1/1
Please reload

Featured Posts

Plants . . . natural air cleaners?

March 2, 2017

(Source: Rosemary Sadez Friedmann, Scripps Howard News Service)

 

The quality of the air we breathe is important to health. Obvious truth? Sure. But how do we know if the air in our homes is clean? Other than allergies flaring up and telling us, there is no real way to know, but there are ways to ensure that the air is clean--even if we can't see it, smell it or feel it.

 

Buying an air ionic air cleaner is one great way to clear the air. Another is to have live plants in the house.

That poses more questions: How many and what kinds of plants? The Foliage for Clean Air Council suggests that one potted plant per 100 square feet of floor space can effectively remove pollutants from the air.

 

There are also specific plants that clean specific pollutants.

 

One very common pollutant is formaldehyde, as it is found in just about every household item. Here are some examples of items containing formaldehyde along with the antidote plants.

foam insulation (mostly in older homes)-- chrysanthemum
plywood -- azalea
particle board -- dieffenbachia
carpeting -- philodendron
furniture-- spider plant
clothes -- golden pothos
paper goods -- bamboo palm
household cleaners -- corn plant
water repellents -- mother-in-law tongue

Benzene is another offender. Here are the cures for various offenders:

synthetic fibers -- chrysanthemum
plastics -- Gerbera daisy
tobacco smoke -- peace lily
detergents -- English ivy

 

Circulating air via a fan, open window or air conditioner helps get these toxins moving so the plants can absorb them.

 

So buying a few plants can kill two birds at one time. They decorate the house and clean the air at the same time.

 

And because plants can't reach deep into those dirty air ducts, call on us at 512-352-0313 Mon.-Fri. 8AM-5PM or contact us 24/7 online at http://www.tophatchimneysweeps.net/contact-us

 

Your house isn't clean till it"s TOP HAT clean!

 

 

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter