Spring Cleaning: Four Tips to Declutter Your Home

Spring is here. The snow is gone and you are probably realizing that the winter has made for some hoarding in your home. Now is the perfect time to tidy up in anticipation of more hot weather ahead. Here are four decluttering tips to help you this spring cleaning season. Get Four Bins Trash. Recycle. Donate. Relocate. Purchasing four bins, each labelled with one of these words, is the first and best step to decluttering any space, whether it is your home, office, or garage. Get large-sized bins, ones that can hold large garbage bags, and take them with you… read more >>

Tips for Getting your Home Ready for Winter

The changing of the seasons is nothing new. Every year, we look out the window to see the leaves changing from green to red and gold, before eventually falling to the ground. Every year, flocks of geese and other birds fly south, and sure enough, glittering blankets of frost begin to appear on the grass in the morning. Yet, in spite of how routine and predicable these changes in the seasons are, it somehow feels like no one is ever really ready for it. Most people end up scrambling at the last minute to get ready for the cold. However,… read more >>

Why Changing Your Furnace Filter is Important | Furnace Cleaning in Edmonton

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Your furnace filter is an often forgotten part of the ecosystem in your home. It is the part of your heating system that blocks all of the dust, debris, pet hair, and other allergens from getting distributed into your home. As the weather turns colder your furnace will be turning on more and more and you will want to change your filter at least once per month, especially if you are a pet owner or indoor smoker. Many people don’t know that a very common reason for your furnace to break down is a dirty filter and motor. Having any… read more >>

How to Reduce Allergens in Your Home | Furnace Cleaning

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When the Alberta winter hits, most of us spend a lot more time indoors. You may think that we’re safe from allergens in our houses, but this isn’t the case; in fact, your house can be the source for dust, debris, pet hair, smoke, bacteria, mold and mildew (to name a few) that can cause coughing, wheezing, itchy eyes, runny noses and more.  Here are 10 easy things to do to reduce allergens in your home this winter. Book a furnace cleaning today! If you haven’t had your furnace cleaned in over a year, it could be harbouring all of… read more >>

Get ready for Back 2 School | Furnace Cleaning Edmonton

It’s almost time for the event parents dread / cherish: the first day of school. That means it’s time to get yourself and your family organized again. With only days to go there are a few crucial things that you can do TODAY to help ease everyone back into the school-day routine. If you take some time out today for these 5 activities you'll be well on your way to a smooth transition to the first week of school. 1. Start changing their bedtime routine tonight. Bedtime can shift to a half hour earlier which prepares them for an earlier wake-up… read more >>

The Benefits of Benefect | Edmonton Carpet Cleaning

At AmSteam we only use all-natural sanitizers, cleaners and disinfectants. That's why we use Benefect. Benefect uses only botanical active ingredients to disinfect and clean just like the other products, but without the dangerous chemicals and side effects. What is a Botanical Active Ingredient?* In nature, plants produce germ-killing ‘essential oils’ to protect themselves from invading microbes, similar to how our bodies produce antibodies for our protection against disease. Benefect is a revolutionary blend of these antimicrobial extracts, particularly from the herb Thyme. Using these essential oils from plants allows Benefect to achieve an unprecedented Category IV toxicity rating with… read more >>

Getting Rid of Dust in Your Home – Edmonton Furnace Cleaning

Many of us have an unwanted guest in our homes: dust! Dust can be frustrating at the least, and a health hazard to those with respiratory problems such as asthma. So how can you minimize this annoyance and keep your house clean? Here are a few tips to get rid of dust in your home. Clean the Air To keep the air in your home dust free booking a furnace cleaning is the first step. Getting a professional company to rid your ducts, vents and furnace of dust is a necessary step to stop the distribution of particles in your… read more >>