National Jewish Health® Collaborates with Ductworks for National Asthma and Allergy Month to Help Families Detect Allergens at Home

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National Jewish Health and Ductworks, Inc. are collaborating for the second year during National Asthma and Allergy Month, (May) to provide a comprehensive approach for people with allergies and asthma to help them learn if the environment in their homes is contributing to their illness. National Jewish has developed a diagnostic kit to assess the… Read more »

The Danger of Dust Mites

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Dust is a combination of pollen, plant and mold spores, pet dander, human skin, lint, bacteria, and other contaminants. While any of these can affect breathing and allergies, dust mites can be a particular problem. What is a Dust Mite? Dust mites are tiny insects that are invisible to the naked eye that feed on… Read more »

Allergen Test Kit Featured on FOX 31 KDVR Martino TV

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Ductworks, Inc. and National Jewish Health Featured On FOX 31 / KDVR: Martino TV Consumer advocate Tom Martino featured the Family Air Kit®, an allergen and mold Test Kit,  developed by National Jewish Health that tests for substances that can cause allergic and asthmatic reactions. Tom Martino and  Paula Haddock interviewed Jeffery Nathanson, the Executive… Read more »

The Quality of Your Indoor Air

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Evidence has shown that the air within homes and other buildings can be more seriously polluted than the outdoor air.  Several factors contribute to poor indoor air quality that can be easily controlled.  Follow these simple tips improve your indoor air. Identify and Remove Pollutant Sources The relative importance of any single source depends on… Read more »

How Indoor Air Quality Affects People

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The greatest difficulty in solving indoor air quality problems is that effects on people can vary.  One of a pollutant can have a completely different effect on two different people.  While pollutants found in indoor air can be responsible for many harmful effects, there is considerable uncertainty as to what concentrations or periods of exposure… Read more »

10 Tips to Lowering Dust Within Your Home 


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While you will never be able to completely rid your home of dust.  Here are 10 great tips to reduce the amount of dust and other allergy-aggravating particles from your home. Establish a Regular Cleaning Schedule When there are long periods of time between cleanings it makes the work much harder.  Develop a routine cleaning… Read more »

Ductworks, Your Air Duct Cleaning Expert, in Denver Post

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Local Air Duct Cleaning Company in Denver Post In the January 27th, 2010 Colorado Business Section, the Denver Post wrote: Ductworks Inc. of Denver is collaborating with National Jewish Health to provide a comprehensive approach to controlling symptoms for people who suffer from allergies and asthma. Ductworks and National Jewish Health are marketing and distributing… Read more »

Ductworks Collaborates with National Jewish Health® to Help Families Detect Allergens at Home

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Ductworks, Inc., is collaborating with National Jewish Health to provide a comprehensive approach to controlling symptoms for people who suffer from allergies and asthma. National Jewish has developed a diagnostic kit to assess the allergen levels in indoor environments. Ductworks and National Jewish Health are working together on marketing and distribution of the Family Air… Read more »

10 Things You Should Know About Mold

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Mold occur naturally, and most common types of fungi are not hazardous to healthy individuals.  However, people with allergies, asthma or weakened immune systems are more likely to react to mold.  Listed below are 10 things you should know about mold according to the EPA. Potential health effects and symptoms associated with mold exposures include… Read more »