Heat Pump Vs. Furnaces For Heating

Most households use either heat pumps or furnaces to warm up their homes, both of which are reliable and effective. However, the two systems are quite different. Careful consideration of the various unique characteristics would be vital while making purchasing decisions. Sizing and Choosing The […]

Your Air Handler Importance

The importance of an Air Handler for your HVAC System will amaze you. It is like having a hamster running inside a hair dryer. Okay, not really. A hair dryer and Air Handler handle air and the temperature of the air. Think of a hair […]

Top HVAC Technologies For The Coming Year

The HVAC industry is expecting to grow in 2016 thanks to the continuing increase in building construction. As residential and non-residential construction grows, there is increasing demand for new HVAC units. At the same time the new HVAC units today have more features than ever […]

Understanding How Legionnaires Disease And HVAC Systems Are Connected

Understanding How Legionnaires Disease and HVAC Systems Are Connected Legionnaires’ Disease became famous when it first caused an outbreak at an American Legion Conference in 1976. Since then, there have been several outbreaks all over the world and most of them have been traced to […]

Should I Be Concerned About Carbon Monoxide In My Home?

Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas responsible for between 20,000 and 30,000 non-fatal and about 500 fatal poisoning incidences in the US annually. Worryingly, it can easily seep through building materials like gypsum wallboards, according to a study published in the Journal […]

Surge Protectors And HVAC: What You Need To Know

Most electrical devices being manufactured today are designed to be more energy efficient and long lasting. This means that you get to save money on both energy bills and replacements. However, modern devices require more care than it was the case back in the day. […]

How Do I Know If My A/C Unit Is Big Enough?

Choosing the right sized air conditioner is essential for those who want to remain comfortable in the summer. If its too small, your air conditioner won’t cool your targeted area sufficiently. If it’s too large, the room or rooms it will climatize will be too […]

Myth Busters: Energy Efficiency Notions Debunked!

Saving the environment and energy efficiency are buzzwords in today’s world. With all of the cries for reducing our carbon footprint in order to save the planet, it’s no wonder that everyone wants to do their part. Some myths about energy savings have sprouted up […]

How Does An Air Conditioner Work?

Air conditioners are found in majority of residential and commercial buildings in the US. What most people do not know is they work more or less the same way as refrigerators. However, they cool entire rooms/buildings instead of small, enclosed compartments. Read on to learn […]

Myths And Facts About Carbon Monoxide

Carbon monoxide emergencies are as deadly as fire emergencies in the home. However, many home owners know little about this odorless, tasteless and colorless gas and how important it is to detect harmful levels. A common myth about CO is that any amount of it […]