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March 7, 2019

Sporting Equipment May Raise These IAQ Concerns

Your home gym gives you a convenient way to exercise and improve your health. To reap the full benefits, you likely took extra care choosing sporting equipment and make the effort to fit in regular workouts. Another priority should be the air quality of your exercise area, because of the adverse effects it can have on health. Reasons for IAQ Concerns With Home Gyms IAQ can be a serious issue in home gyms for two main reasons. First, these workout […]
March 5, 2019

Schedule Your A/C Tune Up

As unpredictable as the weather is, it might be a good idea to schedule your A/C tune up early this year. Even if the weather doesn’t heat up ‘til May, getting ahead of the crowd gives you first choice for scheduling. Even better, the HVAC tech will probably have more time to devote to your questions and concerns. Servicing your air conditioner before the cooling season puts it into the best condition possible based on its age and overall quality. […]
February 28, 2019

How Well Did Your Furnace Perform This Winter?

By late winter, you’ve had time to judge your furnace performance and how it compares to previous years. It’s a good idea to monitor how well the furnace works to stay on top of its efficiency and safety. Throughout the heating season, pay attention to: Energy bills The easiest way to judge how well your heat pump or furnace is running is to take a look at your gas and electric bills for the heating season. If they’re higher than […]
February 26, 2019

Looking for Your A/C Tonnage

The A/C tonnage figure refers to the amount of cooling your air conditioner can supply to maintain optimum comfort. When you hear HVAC contractors or others referring to the sizing of an air conditioner, they’re not talking about its physical dimensions in feet and inches. They’re referring to its BTU tonnage—the actual volume of cooling it’s designed to generate under controlled conditions. Why Tonnage Matters It’s useful to know the tonnage specification for your air conditioner if you’re about to […]