Maintain Your HVAC for Hot Summers

Your HVAC system is a major investment for your home or business—don’t ignore its need for maintenance! Similar to a car, your HVAC system needs care and maintenance to function properly. Regular cleaning, repairing, and/or replacing of components is necessary to maintain your HVAC system’s high efficiency, prolong its life, maintain high indoor air quality, [...]

By | May 10th, 2018|AC Repair, Air Quality, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Watch Your Fireplace and Protect Your Indoor Air Quality

A cozy, crackling fire in the fireplace may sound like the perfect addition to your home on a cold winter night, but burning wood can negatively affect your home’s indoor air quality. That’s right! That lovely smell of burning wood is actually as harmful to your health as tobacco smoke. The Effects of Wood Smoke [...]

By | January 25th, 2018|Air Quality|0 Comments

Why is My Air Conditioner Constantly Running?

If your air conditioner runs day and night without shutting off, or constantly cycles on and off, there are several causes for concern. Besides a sky-high utility bill, your unit is also being subject to constant wear and tear from all that unnecessary work. Here are some of the most common causes of a constantly [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|AC Repair, Air Quality, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

6 Natural Ways to Lower Your Home’s Humidity

Here in the South, the rise in summer temperatures also means the rise of humidity in our homes. If your home’s humidity levels begin creeping over the 60% mark, you may notice condensation on windows or mirrors, musty odors, or clammy skin. If this elevated moisture level continues, you may also notice damp spots and [...]

The Importance of Air Filters

Air filter maintenance can prevent possible damage to your HVAC system while keeping it running at peak efficiency. Changing your system’s filters also cuts down on its greenhouse gas and carbon monoxide emissions, but most importantly, regularly changed air filters ensure optimum indoor air quality for you and your family. Prevent Damage to Your HVAC [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Air Quality, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Keep Your Home’s “Lungs” Clean for Optimum Indoor Air Quality

The National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) recommends having your air ducts inspected every two years and depending on your location and the conditions within your home, your air ducts need to be cleaned every four to eight years. Your HVAC system recirculates dander, dust, mold, pollen, and bacteria filled air, on average 5 to [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Air Quality, HVAC Repair|0 Comments

Combat Cold, Dry Air with a Whole Home Humidifier

Temperature is just one factor in total home comfort, especially in dry weather. Cold air leads to dry homes buy when properly controlled, humidity offers many proven benefits to your health, home and comfort. Dry Air Can Damage Your Family’s Health Physicians and other experts often recommend controlling humidity to prevent the damaging effects of [...]

By | February 24th, 2016|Air Quality|0 Comments

Indoor Air Pollution and CO2

After dozens of studies in the past two decades looking to find a correlation between CO2 and productivity, learning, and test scores, a recent Harvard School of Public Health study has confirmed that carbon dioxide (CO2) has a “direct and negative effect on human cognition and decision making.” The study found that as CO2 levels [...]

By | December 18th, 2015|Air Quality, Heating Repair|0 Comments

Healthy Indoor Painting Tips

  A fresh coat of paint is a quick and inexpensive way to bring a change to your home’s interior. Before you begin your next home painting project, take some time to consider how you will protect yourself, your family, and your home’s air quality by taking a few simple steps. Choosing Your Paint Paint [...]

By | November 15th, 2015|AC Repair, Air Quality, FAQs, In the News|0 Comments

What is Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) IQ?

Your home’s indoor air quality (IAQ) affects you and your family’s comfort and health. Knowing what factors contribute to poor IAQ and learning how to control them can ensure that you and your family are breathing the cleanest and healthiest air possible. Some symptoms of poor IAQ are sneezing, coughing, shortness of breath, fevers, headaches, [...]

By | October 21st, 2015|Air Quality|0 Comments