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  • Fall Allergy Solutions
    13 September 2019

    Fall Allergy Solutions

    Ahhh. Fall.. Cooler weather. Crisp air. Less humidity. Leaves. Football. Allergies… Wait.. what? That’s right. Autumn is actually one of the worst times of the year for seasonal allergies. As the summer humidity begins to lessen, the drier air gives way to the release of ragweed pollen. According to WebMD, 75% of people who suffer ...

  • Drip.. Drip.. Drip..
    26 August 2019

    Drip.. Drip.. Drip..

    As your home’s HVAC system runs, it creates a lot of condensation. As it draws in air from inside your house and cools/dehumidifies it, moisture builds up on your coils. The system is designed to where that excessive water drips off the coils and into a drip pan underneath your system. As that pan fills ...

  • HVAC and Pet Care
    02 August 2019

    HVAC and Pet Care

    We love our pets today more than ever before. Our culture obsesses over dog and cat videos on social media, memes with cats in them, etc. Some people seem to value animals’ lives more than other human beings, and will go to great lengths make sure their pet is more well taken care of than ...

  • Coils: The Most Important Part of Your System You Didn’t Know About
    12 July 2019

    Coils: The Most Important Part of Your System You Didn’t Know About

    You may not know much about HVAC system components, but you probably at least know the basics. Heat pumps, compressors, thermostats, drain lines, refrigerant, etc. But the most important part of your system are ones you don’t really see – coils. HVAC systems have 2 different types of coil in them that both play an ...

  • Sneezin’ Season is here!
    29 March 2019

    Sneezin’ Season is here!

    Ah.. ah.. ahhh.. choo! *sniffles* Sorry.. It’s that wonderful time of year again! No.. Not college football season (sadly..) It’s allergy season. Or, as I personally like to call it, “sneezin’ season.” Here are some interesting facts for you: 30% of adults and 40% of children in the US suffer from allergies. More than 50 ...

  • Making the Switch
    15 March 2019

    Making the Switch

    We’ve reached another awkward time of year. It’s still winter on the calendar, but the temps have been in the 60s and 70s. At night, it’s gotten back down into the 40s. Seems like the Groundhog we all look to for meteorological predictions in February was wrong about 6 more weeks of winter (shocker.. a ...

  • HVAC and Pest Management
    15 February 2019

    HVAC and Pest Management

    Your home’s heating and air system can be a source of comfort for more than just you and your family. HVAC systems are a source of moisture, warmth or coolness, food, and shelter for every type of critter imaginable. These pests each mean certain dangers and threats to your safety and health. Let’s take a ...

  • Mythbusters: HVAC Edition
    13 February 2019

    Mythbusters: HVAC Edition

    There are several old wives’ tales and myths that are taken for fact when it comes to home comfort. But, is there any truth to them at all? Let’s take a look at some of the common things people believe when it comes to heating and cooling their homes and bust up some myths. I ...

  • How Much is Your System Costing You?
    18 January 2019

    How Much is Your System Costing You?

    It’s no secret that an HVAC system is an investment very similar to a car. They come with a pricetag on them. Most of them (excluding the cost of labor and markup charged by your contractor) run anywhere between $2,500 and $5,000. So, it goes without saying, to most consumers, it is an investment that ...

  • Your Home: Smartest Nest in the Tree
    13 January 2019

    Your Home: Smartest Nest in the Tree

    In our last blog post, we highlighted the functions and pros/cons of Nest’s Learning and E series smart thermostats. But, did you know those are just 2 of many awesome devices that the Nest brand has to offer? Nest is also a leading manufacturer of video security cameras, video doorbells, smart locks, alarm systems, and ...