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VM - Do Furnace Filters Even Matter Spoiler They Do

Do Furnace Filters Even Matter? Spoiler: They Do

Are furnace filters just a decorative piece for your HVAC system, or do they serve a purpose as fundamental as the bassist in a rock band? (Hint: The answer to both questions is the latter). Welcome to the ultimate reveal where we answer the age-old question, “Do furnace filters even matter?” And if you’re wondering […]

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Get It Done Before It’s Too Cold!

Dryer Vent Cleaning - Get It Done Before It’s Too Cold!

Dryer vent cleaning is a crucial service for homeowners, irrespective of the season. As long as there is washing going on, lint, fibres, and dust will continue building up along the walls of your dryer vent. This can be dangerous, expensive and an inconvenience to you.  The importance of a clean dryer vent going into […]

VM - Top 10 Hilarious Things We've Found in Air Ducts

Top 10 Hilarious Things We've Found in Air Ducts

Hey there, good citizens of Hamilton, Burlington, and Oakville! It’s us, your favorite team at Vacu-Man Furnace and Duct Cleaning. We’ve been in the business for over 40 years, so believe us when we say, we’ve seen some stuff. Today, we’ve got a special treat for you—a countdown of the top 10 most hilarious things […]

air duct cleaning scams

DUCT CLEANING SCAMS

During a CBC radio broadcast interview in November with Dr. Siegel, A PhD professor at the University of Toronto, the topic of discussion was air duct cleaning. The specific topic being how air duct cleaning may not improve air quality, and that in fact, air duct cleaning may not be worth doing due to the […]

West End Builders Association

West End Home Builders Association.

It’s an honour to be a new member of the West End Home Builders Association.  Vacu-Man was accepted in 2022 to be an official member of the West end builder association and we have for years work with many builders within the Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville area for years. New home builds in the past […]

VM - The Environmental Benefit of Furnace Cleaning

The Environmental Benefit of Furnace Cleaning

You recycle, you walk or bike instead of driving, and you even remember to switch off the lights when you leave a room. You’re an eco-warrior, but have you ever thought about the Environmental Benefit of Furnace Cleaning? That’s right! Keeping that furnace of yours in tiptop shape is not only good for your home […]

Meet Dusty Debris - Post - Featured Image

The Tale of Dusty Debris

In the world of air systems, there exists a notorious character known far and wide as Dusty Debris. With wild, tangled hair that embodies the chaos he brings and a sly, knowing smirk, he’s become the symbol for the lurking dirt, lint, and allergens that threaten our breathing spaces. But while Dusty might think he’s […]

VM - Don't Let Your HVAC System Crash Your Halloween Party

Don't Let Your HVAC System Crash Your Halloween Party

Ah, Halloween! The season of spooktacular costumes, haunted houses, and unforgettable Halloween parties. But what if the real party crasher is lurking within your own home, stealthily making its way through your air ducts? Imagine it as a Netflix horror special, except you’re not just a spectator—you’re living it. 📺👀 Act 1: The Uninvited Guests […]

Duct Cleaning Scams

Ontario Duct Cleaning Scams continue...

Ontario Duct cleaning scams continue! Once again, the seasons for servicing and maintenance on your HVAC or furnace and duct cleaning is here.  The warnings are clear though… Duct cleaning can and is one of the most scamming industries.   Global News did a report this past month, and even though it was in Alberta, […]

VM - Kids and Allergies How Clean Air Ducts Can Help

Kids and Allergies: How Clean Air Ducts Can Help

Ah, childhood! A time of exploration, playful giggles, and… allergies? Yes, you heard it right. Those invisible dust mites and pesky allergens aren’t taking a break just because your little ones want to build a Lego fortress. Let’s face it: no parent wants their kids sniffling and sneezing more than laughing and learning. But what […]