home comfort

September 26, 2019

Should Your Thermostat Settings Change if You Have Exotic Pets?

If you’re the owner of an exotic pet, then you’re already aware that many of them require special care in terms of food and comfort. Does this mean that you should change your thermostat settings for these small family members? Let’s take a look at a few temperatures for exotic pets that will help them stay healthy. Snakes, Lizards, Turtles, Etc. Reptiles such as snakes, lizards, and turtles actually require their own specialized enclosure because they are cold-blooded animals that […]
August 29, 2019

Did You Know HVAC Can Help You Limit the Effects on Hardwood Floors? Here’s How

Hardwood flooring is aesthetically pleasing and adds value to your house. But did you know that approximately 90 percent of the wood floors that end up ruined are as a result of indoor air problems? Your wood flooring loses or absorbs moisture as the conditions inside your home change. Fortunately, you can use your HVAC system to minimize the indoor climate effects on hardwood floors. Read on to learn more. How Your Home’s Air Affects Hardwood Floors Warm air holds […]
August 22, 2019

The Importance of Attic Fan Maintenance

An electric attic fan can be an excellent alternative to your air conditioner. It can cool down your living space whenever the outdoor air is cooler than your home’s air. You can also use an attic fan to get rid of the heat that tends to build up in the attic during the summer. While the fan will help you reduce your air conditioning costs, it will need maintenance just like everything mechanical to prevent problems and prolong its life. […]
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 […]