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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 15, 2019

The Best for Your Home: HVAC Options for Old Houses

Heating and cooling your older home may present some challenges. Perhaps the HVAC system is ancient, and you’d like a more efficient, more modern way of conditioning the air than a fire place and an attic fan or evaporative cooler. Here are some HVAC options for old houses. Got Ductwork? If you have old ductwork, then you may be able to upgrade it and make sure it’s well sealed and can handle a new central air and heating system. Older ductwork […]
July 30, 2019

Reasons Not to Paint Your Air Conditioner

Rust and corrosion can be a serious problem for your air conditioner. Over time, they can do irreversible damage to your system. Some people try to keep corrosion at bay with a coat of rust-proof paint. It can offer protection from the elements. However, painting your air conditioner might not be the best of ideas. Here are some reasons why. It might be too late. If your A/C is already showing signs of rust, then simply painting it won’t be […]
July 23, 2019

Are HVAC and IAQ Connected?

Your home’s air is full of dust and other contaminants. They get into your home, triggering allergies and asthma. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to mitigate those contaminants, particularly if you’re running your A/C. Here are a few tips for using your HVAC system to improve indoor air quality. Change your air filter. In addition to cooling the air, your HVAC system also filters out dust and other particles before circulating it through your home. Over time, though, […]