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Should I Keep My AC on for My Pets?

Should I Keep My AC on for My Pets?

Our pets become part of our family. When we can’t be home with our animals, we want them to be safe and comfortable. The question has been asked: “Should I leave the air conditioner on for my pet when I am not home?” Yes, you should. Unlike humans, animals cannot leave your home for a Read more…

Cool Tips for End of Summer AC Maintenance

Cool Tips for End of Summer AC Maintenance

Summer’s winding down, and that means the end of vacations, back to school shopping, and preparing for cooler temperatures. Before you have your last hurrah for this Summer, make note of these cool tips for ensuring your AC will stay in tip top shape during the fall and winter.   If you haven’t already, change Read more…

Five Informative Links on Indoor Air Quality

Five Informative Links on Indoor Air Quality

Outdoor air pollution isn’t the only type of air problems we have to worry about constantly. Indoor air quality is an issue for many people for a variety of reasons. Here are a few resources you might find helpful in learning more about IAQ. 1. The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency explains in an in-depth article Read more…

What to Do When the AC Quits

What to Do When the AC Quits

Few things cause as much annoyance and worry as a non-functional AC unit. You may think that you will have to suffer through it until help arrives, but there are certain steps you can take to limit damage and get your AC back faster. Limit the Damage The first thing you should do when your Read more…

Reasons to Schedule a Duct Cleaning

Reasons to Schedule a Duct Cleaning

The ductwork for your home’s heating and cooling system is an integral part of the system. To keep your system running at its best, it needs to be regularly maintained. It is recommended that ductwork be cleaned and inspected every three to five years or as needed. Consider the following four reasons why you should Read more…

Tips for Preventing Mold and Mildew Growth Inside the AC

Tips for Preventing Mold and Mildew Growth Inside the AC

Mold and mildew can cause major problems if they are allowed to spread. Unfortunately, these microscopic organisms can grow quickly. Homeowners must be vigilant about preventing this. If mold and mildew grow inside the ducts of your air conditioning system, it can cause the AC to malfunction. It can also lead to mold and mildew Read more…

What SEER Rating Do I NEED for My Home?

What SEER Rating Do I NEED for My Home?

When the time comes to replace your home’s HVAC system with a new system, you might be curious about which model best fits your home and lifestyle. HVAC units are categorized by their SEER rating, or their seasonal energy efficiency ratio. The higher the number, the more efficient the system. However, more energy efficient models Read more…

How to Protect My Air Conditioner From Theft

How to Protect My Air Conditioner From Theft

You may be wondering why anyone would want to steal an AC unit. They’re pretty heavy to carry, making a quick getaway difficult, right? Theft still happens, though, and it’s pretty common. Aside from possibly needing an AC to call their own, most AC thieves are after the valuable copper in the unit. Here’s how Read more…

Quick Tips for Boosting Indoor Air Quality

Quick Tips for Boosting Indoor Air Quality

Importance of Indoor Air Quality Inside Your Home You probably spend the majority of your time inside your home, and to remain comfortable, it is vital to keep the air that is circulating through a building clean with these easy tips. Try Beautiful Houseplants Lush houseplants located throughout your home are a beautiful and easy Read more…