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April 17, 2014

Your 2014 Air Purifiers Buyer’s Guide

Today’s air tight, energy-efficient homes keep you warm during the winter and cool in the summer. On the downside, your home can’t breathe. Air filtration machines—or air purifiers—will not only bring fresh air inside, they will improve air quality, reduce dust and relieve allergy and asthma symptoms. It is important to note that not all units are beneficial or healthy. Here are some things to keep in mind when buying air purifiers. HEPA Filtration—High Efficiency Particulate Air filtration is one […]
April 15, 2014

Controlling Attic Moisture Through Proper Insulation and Ventilation

Moisture in your attic can cause a number of financial and health issues for you and your family. Left unchecked, excess moisture in the air can lead to unsightly and dangerous mold and mildew forming on walls and eventually structural damage. On top of those problems, the attic can act as a hot or cold ‘sink,’ drawing temperate air from other parts of the home. This puts a drain upon your home energy use, resulting in higher energy bills. Recognizing […]
April 10, 2014

Spring Is Right Around the Corner: Get That Air Conditioning Tune-Up

After a remarkably cold and stormy winter, spring is about to make an appearance in Peachtree City, and now is the time to schedule your air conditioning tune-up so that it’s ready for the long, hot summer ahead. Annual preventive maintenance will benefit you in several ways: Increase efficiency to lower your cooling costs this summer. Help prevent costly and inconvenient midsummer breakdowns. Decrease your carbon footprint. Increase your comfort level. Extend the operating life of your air conditioner. Choose a reputable […]
April 8, 2014

CO Poisoning Prevention Tips to Protect You and Your Family

One of the biggest dangers to you and anyone else in your home is carbon monoxide (CO). It is a molecule that is produced during combustion when there is not sufficient oxygen present, and is dangerous to people. Signs of CO Poisoning You can become poisoned from even low amounts of CO. At a low dose, you will likely experience headaches, trouble breathing, nausea, discomfort and confusion. Higher amounts of CO will exacerbate these symptoms and are often fatal. If […]