Air conditioning can help keep your house cool in the summer, but can your AC unit make you sick? Some people think that too much cool air can leave you with a cold, or is there another way your air conditioning can affect your health, like a broken unit? If you’re wondering if your AC […]
How Long Does a Furnace Last?
The age of a house, and the parts therein, are essential to your quality of life. Many factors can effect your expected furnace life. Whether you’ve lived in the same house for years or you’re browsing the homes available today, knowing your home’s age could save you loads of cash and stress in the future. […]
Recommended Thermostat Temperatures for Summer & Winter
Your comfort level at home depends greatly on the indoor temperature. But think twice before you crank the furnace in the winter and blast the air conditioning in the summer. Setting your thermostat to the recommended ideal temperatures is energy-efficient, allowing you to save money on your utility bills. Things to Consider When Setting Your […]
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How Can UV Lights Enhance Your Indoor Air Quality?
Your home should be a place where you feel comfortable, relaxed, and most importantly, safe. To keep your home working efficiently, several units are needed, such as an air conditioner and a furnace. While these units help improve your home, they could be harmful to your home’s air quality if not properly maintained. Luckily, UV […]
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How Can I Identify Sources of Pollution in My Home?
Your home is your sanctuary—a space to relax, recharge, perhaps work on your hobbies—and the furthest thing from your mind may be indoor air pollution that could negatively impact your health. Unfortunately, many airborne culprits can lead to health problems existing in your home. But, we can identify the sources to mitigate harm and prevent […]
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Normal vs. Abnormal Water Heater Noises
Your home’s water heater is likely something you aren’t thinking about every day. However, if you’re walking by it and hear some noises, what do you do? How do you know what noises are normal and which aren’t? Whether you have a standard water heater or you’ve got a tankless water heater, identifying these unknown […]
Dangers of a Dirty Furnace Filter
Your furnace filter plays an essential part in maintaining clean air throughout your home and protecting the inner workings of your furnace, especially the blower fan that helps with proper air circulation. A dirty furnace filter causes dangers in your home, from poor air quality to potentially replacing your entire furnace. Changing your furnace filters […]
Should I Have a Zoned HVAC System?
Whether you bought your home or you built it yourself, your home is something you take pride in. Within your home, you have different rooms for different purposes. Keeping these rooms at comfortable temperatures all the time may be difficult with a standard furnace and air conditioner. The rooms in your home are all going […]
How to Reduce Static in Your Home
Have you experienced that uninvited zap from a doorknob in your house? Or you can’t get your hair under control or clothes to stop clinging? Static electricity may be the culprit. Static electricity around the house can be a nuisance, but in certain situations, it can be a fire risk if a static charge ignites […]
How Does a Humidifier Help the Quality of Your Home?
Air quality is probably something you only think about when you’re outside. From smoke to particulate matter, the weather team tells you daily how the air quality is doing and whether you need to consider staying indoors. But how do you make sure the air quality inside your home is adequate? Whether it’s the springtime […]
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