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March 12, 2015

Don’t Believe Everything You Hear About Attic Ventilation

In most homes, only a 1/2-inch thick ceiling separates the carefully controlled environment of your living space from the acute temperatures and humidity in your attic. The comfort level in your rooms below and the efficiency of your HVAC system all rely on proper attic ventilation. Getting ventilation right is a matter of distinguishing between what’s rumored and what’s actually proven. Here are four myths you may have heard about ventilating the attic: The More Ventilation, the Better You can have too much […]
March 17, 2015

Prepare Your Peachtree City Home for Spring with These Maintenance Tips

Spring is coming quickly and that means warmer weather is on its way. This time of the year is perfect for getting your home ready for the warmer months ahead, and doing a bit of maintenance is a good place to start. Here are a few maintenance tips you can use this spring: Inspect your roof. Your roof is what protects your home from the hot Georgia sun, as well as the refreshing spring rains. If you notice any loose […]
March 19, 2015

Can Dust Buildup Really Harm Your Health?

Wherever you find humans, you’ll find dust. Consisting of dead skin, hair, soil and other particles throughout your home, dust can quickly settle on every surface. It’s also very unsightly and can significantly degrade indoor air quality. Here are some dust buildup dangers and how to deal with them in your Peachtree City home. Allergies and Respiratory Symptoms Dust mites are tiny arachnids that live inside household dust and are a common allergy trigger. Dust may also contain mold, pollen and anything else that gets tracked […]
March 24, 2015

Modify Cold Air Return Ducts for Efficient Heating and Cooling

For your home’s HVAC system to work properly, the amount of air coming into your system must be the same as the volume of air leaving it. If your cold air return duct is too small, it can cause an imbalance between the two air flows. This can cause ductwork inefficiencies and hinder your HVAC system’s performance. Why Modification May Be Necessary During the manufacturing process, an HVAC system’s blower fan is set at a certain capacity. It will blow at a preset speed […]