What do I need to know about Legionnaires’ disease?

Legionellosis is an infection caused by the Legionella bacteria. The bacteria survive in the air. Therefore, regular maintenance of your ventilation system will prevent its spread.

Here are some signs that your ventilation ducts may be clogged with bacteria such as Legionella.

All dirt particles and contaminants are pulsed through high performance HEPA* filters. Ventilo Exp’Air’s professional ventilation system remediation technicians ensure the removal of all traces of contaminants such as Legionella. In addition, the service is guaranteed.

*99.97% of particles with a diameter greater than or equal to 0.3 micrometers (microns).

What do I need to know about Legionnaires' disease?Do you find that your dryer doesn’t dry enough or has a damp smell?

It may not be the dryer that is the problem, but rather the dryer vent, with lint build-up clogging the vent and preventing moisture from escaping to the outside, which can cause problems with the dryer, including : the engine burning, the laundry can catch fire, etc. We must clean a dryer vent every 2 years for regular use.

Do you find that your dryer does not dry enough or has a damp smell?How to prevent Legionnaires’ disease?

Good operating and maintenance practices for air and water treatment systems are the best method of preventing Legionella infection. Cooling towers and evaporative condensers should be inspected and thoroughly cleaned at least once a year.

Source : www.cchst.ca/oshanswers/diseases/legion.html

How to Prevent Legionnaires' Disease?