healthy-home-tips

Healthy Home Living: Tips for Creating a Healthier Home Environment for Your Family

Did you know that the air inside of our homes is often just as polluted as the air outside? Though we like to think of our homes as safe and healthy spaces for our families, the truth is that we need to make small changes in order to keep our homes healthy in the long-run.

Are Plants Good for Indoor Air Quality? (and Other Commonly Asked IAQ Questions)

If you’re like most people, you spend about 90% of your time indoors; therefore, the quality of the indoor air you breathe is pretty important. Pollutants can enter into your home’s air and cause headaches, dizziness, nausea as well as ear, nose and throat irritations. Below, we offer advice on some of the most commonly

Maintenance Checklist: What to Repair Before the New Year

With the coming of the new year, Las Vegas area homeowners look forward to seasonal changes that affect their home’s HVAC system. We’ve created this handy HVAC Maintenance Checklist so you can easily determine how to prepare your home for the upcoming year. Maintenance Checklist for 2017 Here are 10 things you should complete in

Do These Things in Fall to Prolong the Life of Your HVAC Unit

  HVAC systems are a big investment. That is why it is important for homeowners to do all that they can to prolong the life of their heating and cooling systems. Fall is a slower season for HVAC companies, making it a great time to schedule your annual tune-up or make an appointment for repairs

HVAC Efficiency

How Airflow Affects an HVAC System’s Efficiency

What do you think the most overlooked component of a good HVAC system is – choosing an adequate location or picking the right thermostat? In many cases, it’s airflow. Without the ability to move air efficiently, your setup will be overworked and underutilized. Resistance on Your HVAC System When choosing a new unit, most people

You’ve Got HVAC Questions – We’ve Got Answers!

We know that sifting through pages of information on HVAC control systems can be tiresome and mind-numbing. You have enough going on in your busy lives. That’s what your local Las Vegas HVAC specialists are for. We have compiled the most frequently asked questions we get from our local community and provided the answers to

The Latest HVAC Trends on the Market: What the Future Holds and What Customers Need to Know

The HVAC industry has been going through a lot of changes brought on by the rapid evolution of technology as well as changes in regulatory statutes. In the U.S., new central air conditioning systems as well as heat pumps installed in residential homes have had the rating requirements increased from 13 SEER (seasonal Energy Efficiency

Save on Cooling Costs in 2017 by Doing This Now

With summer ending, you may be looking at your cooling costs for the season wondering how you managed to afford to cool your home & feed the family. While customarily less expensive than usage costs for heating, your air conditioning system requires energy usage. Even bigger costs can surface when repairs or other maintenance become

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Proper Disposal of HVAC Refrigerant

The ozone layer is a pretty cool thing. It helps to keep radiation from the sun from beaming down on us. Most refrigerants will deplete this layer which is why there are now strict regulations on how to properly dispose of used refrigerant. There is special equipment to be used and protocols to be followed

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Typical Costs for Central Air Heating

A top-to-bottom new installation of a central air heating system can easily top $20,000. Now that your attention is had, let’s examine how that number adds up and why most likely you won’t go anywhere near that unless buying a new home or doing a tear-down remodel. Adding up Costs for Central Air Heating The