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Handling Humidity Under Your Home 

08 Nov
Handling Humidity Under Your Home 

Discovering that you have a moisture problem under your home is worrisome. Excess moisture in this area of a home can result in serious humidity effects including unpleasant odors, hazardous mold growth, structural deterioration, pest infestations, foundation shifting, and/or HVAC component damage. Causes of Moisture Accumulation Under a Home There are a few possible causes […]

Backup Generator Safety Tips

06 Nov
Backup Generator Safety Tips

If the power goes out over the winter, a backup generator can keep your home’s lights and appliances operating, and allow to you run essentials like the heating equipment. To avoid dangers like accidental fires, exposure to carbon monoxide (CO) or shocks and electrocution, it’s vital to use your generator wisely. You should read and […]

What Does the Arrow on a Furnace Filter Mean

25 Oct
What Does the Arrow on a Furnace Filter Mean

Because adequate airflow is one of the most important factors in heating performance and efficiency, a clean and properly-installed furnace filter is critical. The air filter located where the return duct connects to the furnace removes particulates from the air to safeguard air quality and also ensures that vital heating components are protected from damage. […]

Buying an Air Conditioner: Sizing

23 Oct
Buying an Air Conditioner: Sizing

Ask an expert, and most will say that sizing is the most important factor when it comes to buying an HVAC system. A top-of-the-line model won’t work efficiently if it isn’t sized right for your home. So read on and learn about heating and air conditioner sizing. Sizing an HVAC System The size of an […]

Combating Back-to-School Germs with Your HVAC

04 Sep
Combating Back-to-School Germs with Your HVAC

Fighting germs with HVAC systems gives you an easy and dependable way to reduce your risk of spreading infectious diseases at home. In fact, health facilities, schools and commercial buildings have used their HVAC systems for years to curtail infectious diseases. The same equipment is now available for home use at affordable price. Air Filtration […]

What to Do About Moisture Around A/C Vents

30 Aug
What to Do About Moisture Around A/C Vents

Have you noticed water dripping from an air conditioning vent or any water stains and yellowing on the ceiling material surrounding an air vent? Don’t panic just yet. Read on to learn more about the common causes of vent moisture and how to deal with them. Air Leaks around the A/C Vent If there’s moisture […]

Time-Variant Pricing: How Much Comfort Costs Throughout the Day

28 Aug
Time-Variant Pricing: How Much Comfort Costs Throughout the Day

If you’re used to paying a flat rate per kilowatt hour (kWh) on your electric bill, you may not realize that the costs of producing electricity vary throughout the day. Electricity suppliers know this, and some are now offering time-variant pricing that reflects cost fluctuations, which are often related to: Critical peaks. During a heat […]

The Stack Effect and Its Impact on Energy Efficiency

23 Aug
The Stack Effect and Its Impact on Energy Efficiency

You’re running your A/C almost constantly to beat the summer heat, but your house just won’t get comfortable. Furthermore, the top floor seems to have more moisture in the air than usual, leading to mold, mildew, and other problems. You may be suffering from the stack effect. It happens when basic physics wreaks havoc on […]