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
Would you drive your car without ever changing the oil? Probably not. Just like your car, home heating systems such as furnaces, boilers, water heaters, heat pumps, and on-demand units require annual preventative maintenance to deliver the comfort and safety you deserve. There are several reasons to have annual preventative maintenance performed by a licensed … Continued
Furnace maintenance keeps you and your home safe, comfortable, and efficient, and it’s something homeowners ought to have done by a professional every year. Professional maintenance ensures clean indoor breathing air, extends equipment life, reduces energy bills, and keeps homeowners safe from noxious gasses such as carbon monoxide, also known as the “Silent Killer.” Learn … Continued
Are You Breathing Bad Air? Did you know that the biggest reasons for poor Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), high energy bills, and uneven room temperatures in your home is often leaky duct work? According to Sam Rashkin, chief architect of the Building Technologies Office in the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency … 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
If you’ve got no AC, then it’s time to KNOW AC! We’re thrilled to announce that our AC deals have been extended through July, which means you can get the home comfort you deserve while saving money at the same time. It’s win-win! We’ve also extended our Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) deals! … Continued
Updated March 17, 2020 Why should you pay attention to the heating and cooling systems in your home? Because it’s highly likely they’re affecting your health, comfort and utility costs. New homes are being sealed tighter and tighter for energy efficiency, and existing homes are being improved for the same reason. This is great for … Continued
Too cold in one room of your house, and too hot in another? Outdoor conditions such as sun and shade, and indoor architectural designs (multi-level homes, additions, cathedral ceilings, etc.) can drastically affect room temperatures and home comfort. Learn about zoning for your home heating and cooling systems in this two-minute video, get … Continued
Air filters don’t just clean your indoor breathing air, they also impact the efficiency of your system. Learn what’s best for your home in just one minute!
Why do I need my heating or cooling system checked? The answers might surprise you! Here are eight great reasons to get your home comfort systems serviced annually!
Do you know some of the most common signs of impending heating or cooling system failure? Homeowners really ought to be aware that the following seven symptoms can lead to water damage, deadly carbon monoxide leaks, a loss of heat or air conditioning on the most uncomfortable days, and increased expenses, just to name … Continued
If you’re like most homeowners, you open your heating bill for the first time every winter and a feel a mild shock at how expensive it is. Your mental calculator goes to work, and you feel a grudging resignation that this—or more—is the new normal for the next several months. It’s time to keep … Continued
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
So, you’re getting a new air conditioning system, and your comfort specialist has told you all about these high efficiency systems that are going to increase your comfort and drastically reduce your energy bills. Even if your air conditioner is only 10 years old, you may save 20% to 40% of your cooling energy … Continued
You don’t have to be a master carpenter or a construction whiz to enjoy significant savings in your home. Here are six easy tips that could help you keep your money where it belongs: in your bank account! Tip #1 – Electrical Outlets Electrical outlets lead right into hollow walls, which … 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
Carbon Monoxide (CO) is known as the “silent killer,” and according to the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, “every year 600 Americans die due to accidental acute Carbon Monoxide poisoning. Over 20,000 are made ill and treated” for carbon monoxide poisoning. Those are shockingly high numbers for something that’s usually preventable. Unfortunately, sometimes it … 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
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UPDATED April 7, 2020 Investing in a new air conditioning system? SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) is one of the most important factors to consider to ensure that you purchase an AC system that delivers the comfort you expect and deserve. But, what is SEER exactly, and why is it so important? SEER … 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
Once upon a time, heating and cooling systems were expensive to run and install, inefficiency was the norm, and every house had at least one stubborn room (or more) that was always too hot or too cold, too drafty or too damp. The “fix?” Homeowners cranked their thermostats up in the winter or … Continued
WHY LOWER YOUR ENERGY BILLS WITH DUCT CLEANING & AEROSEAL DUCT SEALING? REASON #1: On average, 20-40 cents of every dollar you spend on heating and cooling costs is literally going out the window, because even new duct work leaks 20-40% according to the Department of Energy. Is Aeroseal Duct Sealing really … Continued
When indoor air quality is ranked a Top 5 Public Health Concern by the Environmental Protection Agency, and people spend about half their time indoors, it’s time to consider what’s lurking in your indoor environment. Duct work leaks about 25-40% on average according to the Department of Energy (even in new homes), which means that not … Continued
Let’s face it, your home is probably the biggest investment you’ll ever make, yet too many homeowners think of their car, their retirement fund, or next year’s trip to the Caribbean before they consider their home as the long-term investment that it is. When homes represent such a high income-to-debt ratio, it may be prudent to … Continued