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  • It’s common knowledge that mold is something we don’t want in our homes. It looks and smells unpleasant and can also spoil our food. The worst part is when mold invades your living space, it could potentially cause health problems and damage to your home. Even though mold mitigation is a top concern for [...]

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  • Smoke is not safe to inhale, especially on a regular basis. You’ve heard this phrase said thousands and thousands of times, but we still don’t hear much about secondhand smoke. Whether you like it or not, any form of smoking in an indoor setting can be very bad for the health of your home [...]

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  • With fall comes harvest, leaves and, you guessed it, seasonal allergies. Thanks to our midwestern pal, pollen, the air may be cooler, but harder to breathe. Sure, medication can help alleviate your itchy eyes and runny nose, but you can also do things in your home to make this time of year even more [...]

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  • If you haven’t heard yet: Intek has fantastic job opportunities in Sioux Falls, Brookings, and Yankton! Why should you care? We’ve outlined the main reasons why you should consider applying for our exciting job openings. Reason 1: Benefits Intek is a people-first company. We have both day and evening positions available with competitive wages. [...]

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  •   When you choose to shop local, you aren’t simply supporting a small business. The impact of your decision is much greater than helping the business’ bottom line. When Intek was started in 1984 as Interior Technicians, Jerry Berg intended for the Sioux Falls-based business to stay Sioux Falls based. However, over the years [...]

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  • While dogs may be man’s best friend, they can be your HVAC system’s worst enemy. It’s no secret furry pets leave a trail of fur-fetti wherever they go. You see it on your clothing, your furniture and your floors. But where else is it hiding? Even with regular grooming and house cleaning, pet hair [...]

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  • This year INTEK Cleaning & Restoration hosted our first-ever golf tournament at the Spring Creek Golf Course. This annual event will donate the proceeds to different, local charities in our community. For our first tournament, we hosted 10 different teams and were able to raise $1,000 to be donated to the Children's Home Society [...]

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  • It’s the American Dream, owning your home. You have worked hard, saved, and beat an impeccably hard market to land the home of your dreams. But what happens when things start to go south? Your furnace quits working, or your windows start leaking. There’s no landlord to call anymore to come and fix the [...]

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  • There are clear dangers and drawbacks to having water in your home – and we’ve covered ways to prevent water damage – but sometimes water can add life to your home.  Many people in Sioux Falls, Brookings, Yankton, and other areas choose to power wash the exterior of their homes every year, because the benefits clearly [...]

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  • Construction projects in or around your home this orange-cone season? Fumes, allergens, and drywall dust can all creep their way into your home — even if the construction project is across the street. Here’s how to keep your home and air clean when large projects take over. No Dusty [...]

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  • It’s important for homeowners in Brookings to know not only what a sump pump is, but also whether their houses have a working one installed.  Sump pumps in Brookings are notoriously hard to know and maintain. At INTEK, our team gets questions about sump pumps all the time. One of the most common questions [...]

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  • Brookings residents already know that carpet cleaning works, but for those who might be first-timers… How exactly does the process work? And, is it worth the time? Your time is valuable, so we’ll get straight to the point. Yes, carpet cleaning is worth the time, but it actually takes less time than you might [...]

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