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How to Keep Jack O’Lanterns Fresh All Season

04 Oct
How to Keep Jack O'Lanterns Fresh All Season

It’s tempting to buy fresh pumpkins long before Halloween. Problem is, the kids may not be able to wait until Halloween to start carving. But to do so can mean your masterfully carved creation could end up looking even more frightful than you planned as it withers away to a prune-like glob. That’s why you […]

Does Grilling Affect Your IAQ?

06 Sep
Does Grilling Affect Your IAQ?

As long as it’s done beneath or beside a powerful exhaust fan that’s running, indoor grilling has few effects on IAQ (indoor air quality). However if any of the fumes or gases drift past the fan, they will lower indoor air quality quickly. Grilling 101 Gas stoves and grills release plenty of noxious gases like […]

How Candles Affect Your Air Filters and IAQ

14 Aug
How Candles Affect Your Air Filters and IAQ

We love our candles, whether for decorating the home or brightening up a holiday celebration. Not only do they lend a romantic glow while enhancing the dramatic mood of a room, but they also heighten enjoyment when we gather together to share a holiday feast or celebrate important family milestones. Scented candles have likewise become […]

The Benefits of Variable-Speed HVAC Technology

09 Aug
The Benefits of Variable-Speed HVAC Technology

If you’re planning to upgrade your home’s HVAC equipment, you’ll want to investigate variable-speed technology when you’re comparing different replacement options. Thanks to industry advancements, there are variable-speed furnaces, compressors and air handlers available that are radically different than traditional single-speed versions.   Since they only have one speed, traditional components always run at 100 […]

Ways Your IAQ Changes in the Summer

19 Jun
Ways Your IAQ Changes in the Summer

Poor air quality (IAQ) is often thought of as an issue that’s more concerning in the winter, when a home is closed up tight and the heating system is running. Summer IAQ can decline too, but in slightly different ways. Here are some of the reasons why your IAQ can change in the summer, and […]

Reasons Your Air Filter Might Always Be Dirty

17 May
Reasons Your Air Filter Might Always Be Dirty

Every air filter that’s working correctly gets clogged up over time. The dirt shows that the filter is removing particles from your household air, as it should. But are you getting a dirty air filter more frequently than usual? This problem could occur due to a number of reasons. Let’s take a closer look at […]

Understanding VOCs and How They Affect IAQ

12 Apr
Understanding VOCs and How They Affect IAQ

Unless you make a special effort to avoid them, chances are volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are degrading your indoor air quality (IAQ). These compounds come from products made from hydrocarbons and as they age, they emit hazardous gases. If you use ordinary household cleaners, air sprays, perfumed products, or other home remodeling products — flooring, […]