Heating and AC Information

Is Air Conditioning Good for Indoor Plants?
June 4th, 2021

Houseplants need heat and humidity to thrive. Air conditioning, on the other hand, makes your home cooler by removing moisture and heat. So, the short answer is, no, air conditioning isn't generally all that good for indoor plants. But before you say goodbye to either your cherished greenery or equally appreciated air conditioning, take a moment to learn how air conditioners can affect indoor plants and what you can do about it.

Freezing Plant Cells

If your indoor plants have leaves...

Buyer's Guide: Central Air Conditioners
May 19th, 2021

You never miss the water till the well runs dry. You may relate to this adage when the summer heatwave renders your home unlivable and your AC has broken down. Air conditioners have become a necessity in most American homes to maintain a relaxed indoor atmosphere.

You may also be unaware of the contaminants present in your air. You or someone in the household may be smoking, which can deteriorate your indoor air quality. You may also have elements in the air that may trigger allergic...

Buyer's Guide: Central Air Conditioners
May 19th, 2021

You never miss the water till the well runs dry. You may relate to this adage when the summer heatwave renders your home unlivable and your AC has broken down. Air conditioners have become a necessity in most American homes to maintain a relaxed indoor atmosphere.

You may also be unaware of the contaminants present in your air. You or someone in the household may be smoking, which can deteriorate your indoor air quality. You may also have elements in the air that may trigger allergic...

Is Auto Mode on an A/C Unit More Cost Efficient?
May 13th, 2021

Do you know the difference between the AUTO and ON setting on your thermostat? If you do not, you may be impacting your electric bill and your comfort. Some people will choose to run their air conditioning unit in the AUTO mode, while some prefer the ON mode. It is important that you figure out which one will work best for your heating and air needs.

AUTO and ON Explanation

Your air conditioning system comes with two modes, AUTO and ON. Your system has a fan or blower that circulates...

How Your Air Conditioner Can Reduce Spring Allergies
April 22nd, 2021

Pollen season is here, and with that comes the sneezing, coughing, and watery eyes that you just cannot seem to get rid of. You may take allergy medication and try to avoid it, but chances are you will be affected somehow. An excellent way to decrease your allergies is to make sure that you are using your air conditioning system properly. When used correctly, your unit has a filter that will remove irritants like pollen and dust from the air. Air conditioners also help to regulate the...

Fun Facts: Home Thermostats
April 8th, 2021

Your thermostat is an integral part of your heating and air conditioning system. Without it, your system would not be able to function properly. The thermostat calls for when the unit comes on and cuts off. It is important that you know everything about your thermostat to ensure that you are using it correctly. Far too often, people misuse their thermostats, leading to increased wear and tear on the unit and higher energy bills.

Here are some fun facts that you should know about your...

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