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Dirty HVAC evaporator coils

Evaporator coils are an important part of your HVAC system. If you’ve had your HVAC system installed for quite some time, the evaporator coils may already have accumulated dirt and debris. What Are Evaporator Coils? The evaporator coils absorb the heat from inside your home then pass it into the condenser coils, which release the … Continue reading Dirty HVAC evaporator coils

Home Air Protection Against COVID-19

Proper ventilation in your living area may prevent illnesses and reduce transmission of viruses. But can portable air cleaners and purifiers fight COVID-19 and flu viruses? Dr. Gregory Poland, a Mayo Clinic infectious diseases expert, says that they generally can. The more air exchanges and cleaner the air, the lower the risk. That means using … Continue reading Home Air Protection Against COVID-19

What makes a top-rated HVAC system

You don’t need to be an expert to shop for an HVAC system. However, you should know your needs and the individual components that can help meet them. Energy Efficiency: The more energy efficient the HVAC system, the more money you can save. To evaluate energy efficiency, note the system’s SEER rating. The bare minimum … Continue reading What makes a top-rated HVAC system

HVAC System design: a key to indoor air quality solutions

Most of us put a high priority on breathing in clean air. So what are the components of an HVAC system that will provide you and your family with the air quality necessary to foster a healthy atmosphere? A properly designed ventilation system is critical because ventilation provides the right balance of gases and ensures … Continue reading HVAC System design: a key to indoor air quality solutions

Air Quality Maintenance is the mantra for good air quality

Investing in routine maintenance will help safeguard your air quality and can prevent any source of contaminants from circulating throughout your building through your HVAC system. If your HVAC system is not working properly, you will not experience consistently good air quality. If you are on a regular maintenance schedule, your filters will be changed … Continue reading Air Quality Maintenance is the mantra for good air quality

Does your AC have Mold Buildup

Discovering mold in the home sends many homeowners into a panic. Uncontrolled mold can lead to serious respiratory illness, eye irritation, and skin reactions. If your air-conditioning system contains mold, act as soon as possible to reduce the risk of negative health outcomes. Any space containing high moisture levels is at risk for mold. Most … Continue reading Does your AC have Mold Buildup

Controlling the temperature of your home has never been easier

When discovering the benefits of WiFi Thermostats many people are left in shock. This highly sophisticated device is changing the lives of millions of people, as well as saving them a bundle on utility bills. Through a remotely controlled application that is accessible through the internet, every zone or room of a home can be … Continue reading Controlling the temperature of your home has never been easier

Do Air Purifiers Work for Pollution?

For decades, household air purifiers have been a popular way to combat the ill effects of air pollution inside the home. In any given room, pet dander, pollen, dirt, dust, and other pollutants contaminate the air and contribute to a less-than-ideal breathing experience, especially for those with allergies and asthma. While running, air purifiers draw … Continue reading Do Air Purifiers Work for Pollution?

Increase Comfort & Reduce Costs

The cost of keeping cool is on the rise throughout the US and here in the east Tennessee/southwest Virginia area. Energy prices, at historic levels last year, continue to climb as global demand for energy increases and the country recovers from hurricane-related disruptions to domestic oil and natural gas production. Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) … Continue reading Increase Comfort & Reduce Costs