IAQ – Indoor Air Quality

September 6, 2011

No Ducts, No A/C, No Problem; Try Zoning Systems

Zoning systems allow you to control the temperature in various areas of your home, providing you with an energy saving method while keeping everyone in your house comfortable. The temperature on your thermostat is read ‘at’ the thermostat, which means that may not be the true temperature in other areas of your house. Basements may be cooler than the main floor and second floor rooms may be hotter, because heat rises. This can waste energy and leave areas that are […]
August 30, 2011

Moisture A Problem? Dehumidifiers Can Help

Has the moisture in your Peachtree City home been getting the best of you recently? If you were to complete this Homeowner’s Questionnaire would you respond by saying that your indoor air quality is bad because of moisture? If so, you might benefit from installing a dehumidifier. The following blog presents an overview of dehumidifiers, including how to know when you need a dehumidifier, the benefits of dehumidifiers, and how dehumidifiers work. You Know You Need a Dehumidifier When… The floors […]
August 25, 2011

Preventive Maintenance Plans Save You Money And Keep Systems Running Smoothly

Are preventative maintenance plans for your HVAC system worth the money? Just ask anyone in your neighborhood whose air conditioner failed in the past month or two. Georgia in the summer is not the sort of place where you can just open a couple of windows to keep cool. Regular maintenance by trained technicians can detect weak areas in your system, or fix minor problems before those problems become major. Beyond changing the filters – an important task that most folks do […]
August 23, 2011

Use Testing To Develop an Indoor Air Quality Plan

Indoor air testing is a great service to have performed periodically in order to determine what culprits may be eroding the quality of your indoor air. These results can help you form an indoor air quality plan and determine needed changes to your home to ensure you’re breathing the healthiest and safest air possible. A number of different things are usually looked at during a test, and they include mold spores, humidity levels and presence of chemicals in the air. […]