Heating and AC Information

Can Plants Improve Indoor Air Quality?
August 19th, 2021

Houseplants are a delightful addition to any home. Houseplants improve the aesthetic quality of any room and can help to make rooms brighter and more homely. You may have heard some rumors here and there that houseplants may help improve the indoor air quality of your home. Whereas various online searches may claim that certain houseplants can remove certain toxins from the air, this statement is invalid.

Experiment on Plants and Indoor Air Quality

Experiments conducted in 1989 shows...

Where Should I Put My Thermostat Temperature Sensors?
August 5th, 2021

The thermostat is the most vital part of your HVAC system. However, one of the biggest problems towards keeping a steady, comfortable temperature is ensuring that it has the data it needs to do its job, and that means the proper placement of each temperature sensor. Fortunately, finding the proper placement of each temperature sensor is a piece of cake.

The Best Places to Put Your Sensors

An HVAC professional can help you find the best placement for each temperature sensor, but...

July 22nd, 2021

As technology continues to expand, a great new upgrade to hit the HVAC market is the smart thermostat. This new temperature regulator allows you to easily control the temperature in your home from your smartphone and makes recommendations about energy-efficient settings. If you don't have a smart thermostat yet, it's time to consider getting one.

Easier To Read Digital Displays

One of the greatest benefits of a smart thermostat is that it has a large digital display. This display will...

Is Your Air Conditioner Making You Sick?
July 9th, 2021

When the scorching hot summer months arrive, many of us rely on our home air conditioning systems to stay nice and comfortable. While you likely don't think much about it, your air conditioner may be causing you to become sick. By knowing what some of the most common symptoms are of air conditioner sickness, you can work to remedy the problem or call in an HVAC professional for assistance.

New Breathing Or Respiratory Issues

If you've noticed that you've developed new respiratory or...

June 17th, 2021

Did you know an attic that's not vented could reach up to 150 degrees on hot summer days? This is about 50 degrees higher than this area of your home should be at any given time, and it can contribute to a wide range of issues. One of these is the possibility of roof damage. What's more, a hot attic could have your air conditioner working overtime, which could mean higher utility bills and frequent repairs. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to keep your attic cool in the summer...

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...