Understanding airflow is key to managing energy efficiency in your home. When your air is balanced, you can achieve these benefits: Control moisture in the home. Boost comfort of the home’s occupants, avoiding hot and cold spots. Increase efficiency, so that you pay less on utilities, and cause less wear on your HVAC system.
Maybe you’re concerned enough about your home’s indoor air quality that you’ve installed a whole-home air purifier or cleaner. That’s an important step, but sometimes, you may wonder if the air cleaning technology is doing its job. How does a homeowner know if the air purifier is really working? The answer depends on the type […]
If you plan home renovations that affect the size of your home or the space you want to condition, you may need to involve your HVAC contractor early on in the planning process. There’s a direct relationship between the size and energy efficiency of your home and how comfortable it is throughout the year.
A house that smells musty can feel unpleasant and less welcoming. Unfortunately, deep cleaning may not be enough to eliminate odors. Read on to find out the possible sources of that stubborn musty smell as well as what you should do to get rid of it for good.
It’s Valentine’s Day. Time for you and that special someone to exchange gifts that declare your love for one another. But here’s a question you may not have considered: what will those gifts do to your home’s indoor air quality? Let’s look at some of the IAQ concerns prevalent around Valentine’s Day, and what you […]