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March 28, 2019

How Your Skin is Affected by Air Conditioning

It’s hard to argue with the comfort that your air conditioner provides, but there are some A/C effects that can irritate your skin as the A/C dries out the air. The ideal indoor humidity ranges between 30 and 50 percent. When it’s drier than 30 percent, the air starts to take a toll on your health. Since nature abhors a vacuum, it will start to take moisture from your skin to compensate. Air conditioners dry out the air by condensing […]
April 4, 2019

Homeowners: Energy Tax Rules Your Should Know

If you’re thinking about making efficiency-wise improvements or equipment upgrades in your home this year, you need to know about potential tax savings and rebates to help you save on your upfront costs. Here’s a look at some of the savings available in our area of Georgia: Tax Credits for Renewable Energy Upgrades The federal government offers tax credits on specific renewable energy upgrades through 2021. Credits provide a dollar-for-dollar reduction in your taxes, unlike deductions that only reduce your […]
April 9, 2019

Ways Your HVAC Can Help with Bug Control

It’s springtime and a wide variety of creepy crawling critters are making their grand entrances in places you wouldn’t expect – including your HVAC system. Live bugs are bad enough, but the larvae, droppings and shed skins they leave behind can also do a number on HVAC components, not to mention your home’s air quality. As your mind moves towards bug removal, don’t forget that your HVAC system also has a few tricks to keep nasty and annoying insects at […]
April 11, 2019

How a Dehumidifer Can Help Your Indoor Air During Springtime

With our subtropical climate here in Georgia, humidity levels tend to stay high all year long. Since cooler winter air doesn’t hold as much moisture, humidity becomes more problematic once spring arrives and the outdoor temperature starts to rise. This makes spring the ideal time to decide if you should have a dehumidifier installed. Reasons Why You May Need a Dehumidifier You might think that because your air conditioner draws out moisture as it cools the air, it should be […]