Clean filter HVAC

It’s hard to understate the importance of the filter inside your heating and cooling system.

Not only does it keep your HVAC system running efficiently, it also helps improve the air quality in your home. The filter cleans the air that passes through your system by trapping and holding different particles and contaminants that can hurt the quality of your air, not to mention your health. These include:

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The Essentials of HVAC Safety

Professional hvac technician measuring amperage on an air conditioner unit

We all want to think we’re handy around the house. And while it’s a good idea to know the basics of household maintenance, it’s important to follow safety guidelines as you work around your home.

This is true whether you’re planning on climbing a ladder to clean out your gutters, firing up a power saw, or heading into the basement to see why your furnace is making a weird noise. In this blog post, we’re going to look at some of the basics of HVAC safety.

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Older home

There’s a lot to be said for living in an older house: They’re sturdy, lovingly-designed and carry with them a charm you don’t always get from modern homes.

But when summer comes, living in an older home isn’t always fun, at least if the house in question doesn’t have ductwork.

That isn’t to say that you’ll have to resign yourself to cooling off with ceiling fans and window units. Read on to learn more about ductless air conditioning.

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Mini split air conditioner

There aren’t many holidays this time of year.

July 4 has come and gone, Labor Day is weeks away. And let’s not even think about Halloween or Christmas until cooler weather arrives.

For now, we’ll just have to content ourselves with celebrating Air Conditioning Appreciation Days, which run from July 3 to August 15.

And yes, it’s obviously not a major holiday the way Thanksgiving or Valentine’s Day are. But we think it’s worth observing. We often get so focused on the cost of central air conditioning that we forget the benefits of central air and how it’s changed our lives.

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