Aggressive Mechanical, Inc

Considering Using UV Lights to Improve IAQ? Here’s What You Need to Know

21 Feb
Considering Using UV Lights to Improve IAQ? Here's What You Need to Know

For those concerned with indoor air quality problems, air cleaning technology is often the way to go. One type of air cleaner or purifier that some homeowners find helpful is ultraviolet germicidal irradiation, or UVGI, or known more simply as UV lights. UVGI utilizes the ultraviolet length of the light spectrum to kill germs in […]

How to Know You’re Working With a Quality HVAC Company

16 Feb
How to Know You're Working With a Quality HVAC Company

Sooner or later, you’ll have to welcome an HVAC technician into your home to maintain, repair or even replace your heating or cooling system. So how do you find a trustworthy HVAC company, one that will provide quality, professional customer service? Unfortunately, it’s usually easier to identify poor customer service by an HVAC company. It […]

Be Ready for Unexpected Power Outages

02 Feb
Be Ready for Unexpected Power Outages

This time of year, when the big blizzards are prone to hit, we’re always concerned with a power outage. If you haven’t experienced one, then you may not have thought about all the implications, like these: How to keep warm How to cook food How to keep pipes from freezing as temperatures drop indoors How […]

What is That Smell Coming From the Furnace?

26 Jan
What is That Smell Coming From the Furnace?

When you first turn your furnace on for the heating season, you likely will notice an acrid smell. Generally, this is just dust that’s settled on the furnace’s surfaces, burning off once the unit heats up. But any other type of furnace smell could signal a problem. Following is some information about the various types […]

Weatherize Your Windows for Better Energy Savings

10 Jan
Weatherize Your Windows for Better Energy Savings

Monmouth County gets mighty cold in the winter, and air leaks in your home can dramatically increase your energy bills while decreasing comfort. Air sealing your home is a simple, inexpensive task that you can complete in an afternoon, but the benefits are far-reaching. According to Energy Star, sealing your windows and other air leaks […]

Home Safety Precautions for Winter

22 Dec
Home Safety Precautions for Winter

In the winter, it’s time to close up the home to ensure we keep our heated air inside and the cold air outside. Sealing up cracks around doors, windows and other openings to the exterior gives another layer of protection to our home’s efficiency. Unfortunately, this airtight envelope can lead to lack of ventilation and […]

How Can a Humidifier Help During the Heating Season?

20 Dec
How Can a Humidifier Help During the Heating Season?

The heat the furnace provides gets you comfortably through the winter, but an unfortunate side effect is overly dry air. Fortunately, a humidifier will solve the problems it creates for you and your home. Although these devices require an investment, the problems they solve make them well worth it. Humidifiers will: Reduce heating bills. When […]