When spring arrives in Yuma, you know the cooling season is right on its heels. Before the season changes, it’s smart to prepare your home and thermostat for optimal comfort and energy savings. Here are some preparation tips worth following:
On the face of it, it’s easy to think that dusting techniques don’t make much difference in the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your home. In reality, the way you remove dust does impact IAQ, which could impact your family’s health.
Unless your garage is well-insulated top to bottom, you may want to consider climate control for those long, hot summer months. It’s especially important if you use your garage for anything more than parking your car. Anyone who spends much time at all in the garage, especially after mid-morning, knows how hot a garage can […]
Spring cleaning your windows can give your home’s exterior a fresh look and boost its curb appeal. Having shiny clean windows is great for aesthetics, but you also need to keep your windows well maintained if your goal is better energy efficiency and HVAC performance.
Humans have sensed the importance of home ventilation since ancient times. The Egyptians moved air with fans made of lotus leaves to ventilate houses. Matts wet with river water were placed in the air flow to add the cooling effect of evaporation. Greeks and Romans ventilated with large hand-held fans, too, but they favored peacock […]