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Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Air Ducts

January 4, 2022

What are some practical ways to maintain your air ducts in winter? Good indoor air quality is especially important in the wintertime, since your furnace is running and you don’t want fresh air coming in from outside due to cold temperatures. Winter maintenance for your air ducts can make all the difference when it comes to keeping your indoor air quality consistently fresh. Read on for a brief guide on how to maintain air ducts in the winter. Check air filters One of the easiest ways to maintain your air ducts during the winter is giving your air filter a... View Article

What Temperature Should I Set My Thermostat to in the Winter to Save Money?

December 30, 2021

It’s a constant battle. You want to keep your interior at a consistent comfort level, but the fluctuating temperatures outside make this extremely challenging. There’s good news: Experts have discovered the ideal temperature to set your thermostat to in the winter. This will help keep your surroundings comfortable and help you save money on AC service. Here’s what you need to know. The magic number is… 68°F. This temperature provides a good balance of energy efficiency and comfort level. This is an ideal temperature setting for your thermostat, especially while you are away or sleeping—but there is more to the... View Article

What Can Happen to Your Home if You Neglect Air Duct Cleaning?

December 16, 2021

Air duct maintenance is an important part of homeownership—yet it is an easy task to overlook in the midst of general upkeep. It’s an “out of sight, out of mind” situation. But if you neglect air duct cleaning, you can experience anything from slight inconvenience to serious health concerns in the home. Here’s what can happen. Mold takes over Over time, water or condensation can work its way into your vents. When this happens, if the air ducts are not properly cleaned, mold and mildew start to grow. Once they do, the HVAC system will disperse the contaminated air throughout... View Article

Do I Need to Hire a Professional to Fix My Air Conditioning Unit?

November 17, 2021

What are the benefits of hiring a professional for your air conditioning repairs? Below, we’ve covered just a few of the many reasons it’s always best to hire a qualified professional air conditioning technician to perform repairs and maintenance on your AC unit. They use specialized equipment Many air conditioner repairs require the use of specialized equipment the average homeowner won’t have on hand. That means having to buy expensive equipment for a repair that may not even work. Some of the equipment many air conditioning professionals use includes reciprocating saw blades, vacuum pumps and refrigerant scales. Avoid purchasing expensive... View Article

Do I Need to Replace My Air Conditioning Unit?

November 3, 2021

What are the signs you need to replace your air conditioner? Sometimes, it’s hard to tell the difference between an air conditioner that needs repairs and one that needs a full replacement. That’s why it’s always best to consult an air conditioning professional before making a decision. Below, we’ve covered some common signs that you need to replace your air conditioner: Old age: Is your air conditioner getting up there in age? Old age is one of the biggest indicators that it’s time to replace your AC unit. In general, a good air conditioner can last around a decade with... View Article

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