Spring is finally here and you know what that means! Backyard barbeques, fun with friends and family, and lots of sunshine. It also means hot summer temperatures are just around the corner, so we thought we’d bring you three quick tips to help get your AC ready for the next heat wave. Preparing your … Continued
The dog days of summer are coming, and that means your air conditioning system is going to be working overtime, but did you ever stop to consider how clean all that comfy air blowing into your home might be? The truth is that your indoor breathing air is often considerably dirtier than … Continued
Comfort isn’t the only reason why homeowners need to have annual maintenance done on their heating system. Safety is also a prime concern! Learn why in less than two minutes!
Indoor air quality is one of the Top 5 Environmental Risks to public health, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. It’s great to have your home sealed tight to save energy and be insulated from the weather, however this can sometimes lead to problems in indoor air quality. Most household dust contains dust mites, mold, mildew, … Continued
These quick tips for your home air conditioning system might just save you some hassle and a few bucks, too!
Are your cooling and heating bills too high? Are you experiencing uneven heating or cooling in certain rooms? Check out this simple introduction to the duct work in your home … and how it effects your comfort, your health, and your wallet. Ask about Aeroseal Duct Sealing today, and start reducing your energy … Continued
Have you ever looked around your house and thought, “Where is all this dirt and dust coming from?” Many homeowners don’t realize that dirt, dust, allergens, and even viruses can get circulated into their indoor breathing air when furnace and air conditioning systems are running. How can that be, even when homeowners change their air … Continued
Summer is approaching fast, and once the heat sets in, it’s likely your house will be buttoned up tight to keep all that cool air indoors. But what does this do to your indoor air quality? And why is it important for you to choose the correct air filter for your HVAC system? Your … Continued
Over 20,000 people are sickened by Carbon Monoxide poisoning every year! Learn one of the easiest and most effective ways to protect yourself and your loved ones from this potentially deadly threat. For a more in-depth look at Carbon Monoxide poisoning, please read our Exposing the Silent Killer series.
My wife and I moved into our first home last spring, a modest but well-kept place with a big backyard for the kids. It was perfect for us, but when fall came and the weather got cold, it seemed a like sniffle or a cough was always circulating through the family. We have two … Continued
Winter is pretty and all, but I think most homeowners would agree that it belongs outside and not in the living room. Now that the cold weather is settling in, I thought we’d discuss a simple term that every homeowner really ought to know, since it can save you money and increase … Continued
“Fungal contamination of air-handling units (AHUs) is a widespread phenomenon in buildings with central heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems, and is a potential source of contamination for occupied spaces,” says the US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. Didn’t know your home comfort system could be harboring all that … Continued