Are Smart thermostats Worth the Investment?
You are probably aware of how smart thermostats are revolutionizing homes nowadays. But, do they really offer more benefits than the traditional manually operated thermostat? Are they really worth your investment? Let us help you break down your thoughts by reading through this post. Regular Thermostat vs. Smart Thermostat See that box on the wall where you occasionally press buttons and turn dials to manipulate the A/C and heater? That’s a regular thermostat. It allows you to adjust the temperature via the control panel mounted on the wall somewhere in your home. A smart thermostat, on the other hand, gives you so much more.&... Read More
How an HVAC Maintenance Service Benefits You
Are you willing to invest for cleaner indoor air, safer and more comfortable home? Do you know that there is one relatively small investment that can do all these things and give you an overall peace of mind? That’s just a quick synopsis of what HVAC maintenance service offers. Let us take a closer look at why it is considered a worthwhile investment. Improve Air Quality What makes your indoor air quality unhealthy? You may not know it but there lies a variety of substance that ranges from household dust that contains pet dander, cigarette smoke, pollen mold, and dust mites. Generally, these contaminants get stuck in the duct ... Read More
Debunking Winter Furnace Myths
Everyone would trade anything for comfortable living space in the winter season, and this even includes the weirdest heating recommendations from friends or neighbors. Unfortunately, some home heating advice seems to make sense but does not really work. Don’t be fooled and know the truth behind these popular heating and furnace myths. Myth #1: Unused room vents should be closed to reduce home heating cost. Modern homes use forced-air heating systems which balance pressure level in each room so that heat will be distributed evenly. Closing the vents disturbs this balance and to equalize the pressure, the furnace has to work har... Read More
Creepy Critters in Your HVAC
Winter is the time of the year where you got to see a lot of unexpected visitors lurking in every corner of the house. Just like you, they also find shelter and comfort against the cold temperature and most of the time, your HVAC system is the perfect spot for them. The only problem is, their unique styles of living can bring chaos in some important components of your home such as the wiring systems and the ducts. Meet some of the unexpected creepy critters in your HVAC unit: Spiders Whether in summer or winter, you can find different kinds of spiders in the ducts, vents and air conditioners. While spiders don’t really harm yo... Read More