How to Improve the Air Quality in Your Home and make it Safer

Many people assume that the quality of the air in their home is good just because their home is enclosed on all sides and overhead but this would be a big misconception. In a study done for the American Lung Association it was found that some of the homes that were looked at were up to 5 times more polluted than outside air. Almost every home studied also had at least one serious health concern too. So as you can see most homes can stand for some improvement when it comes to the air inside them. Here are some great … continue reading

Filter Maintenance

Introducing the correct air filter for your HVAC system is imperative to save you money and energy, prevent needless repairs and breakdowns, and increase the longevity and effectiveness of your HVAC system.  Given that filters are inexpensive and disposable, there is no excuse to damage your heating and cooling system due to neglect.  Change them every 3 months.

Filters are inexpensive but we must remember that when looking for filters, we must not sacrifice quality for price. The least expensive filters may not be effective in ridding pollutants in the air. These pollutants may result in health problems and expensive … continue reading

Home Heating System Guide for Every Homeowner

Searching for the right heating system for your home is not a simple task.  There are so many factors to consider including what type of heating system to buy, efficiency ratings, warranties and who should I get to install it?  This home heating system guide will teach all homeowners how to choose a heating system that will not only have a long life, it will save hundreds of dollars in energy costs.

Efficiency Ratings

These standards have been established by the United States Department of Energy mandating that all natural gas heating systems should have the AFUE rating or the … continue reading

What You Should Know When Choosing the Best HVAC System

HVAC systems have great impact on the quality of life that one has, and that is why it is relatively important to know what makes the best HVAC system.

Here are the guidelines that will allow you to get the best heating and cooling system.

Find the right furnace or heating equipment. A new furnace is always worth considering whether you already have an electric or a gas furnace.

For gas furnaces, it works by burning propane, natural gas or other fuel in the combustion chamber of the indoor unit to create heat. The air handler in the unit will … continue reading