“Degree days” are a measure of how much outdoor temperatures vary over time from a constant base temperature. Engineers and heating and air conditioning contractors use degrees days as a key factor in calculating heating and cooling loads for houses […]
March 15, 2016 - Comments Off on Degree Days: The More You Know, the More You Save - Articles
Indoor air quality is a hot topic for a reason. It is now known that the air inside homes and buildings is often far worse than outside air. The air you breathe in your Sarasota home can cause serious health […]
December 16, 2015 - Comments Off on IAQ 101: How Indoor Air Can Adversely Affect Your Household - Articles
Your home has many systems designed to make you more comfortable than you can be in the outside world. Walls block strong wind and sunlight, insulation keeps outdoor temperatures out, and your HVAC system brings your indoor air to your […]
August 15, 2015 - Comments Off on 3 Factors That Determine Your Home’s Comfort Level - Blog
Many homes are plagued by poor indoor air quality in many forms. High indoor humidity can invite mold growth; and airborne viruses, bacteria and allergens can cause illness and exacerbate respiratory issues.
July 09, 2015 - Comments Off on Simple Tips to Keep VOCs Out of the Air in Your Home - Blog
When temperatures and humidity levels soar in the Sarasota area and your air conditioner decides to act up, you want a solution fast. Many cooling problems may be quickly resolved without a visit from your HVAC technician. Try the following […]
June 05, 2015 - Comments Off on Troubleshooting Tactics for the Most Common A/C Issues - Blog
Replacing an air conditioner is a sizable home investment. The best plan is to review the key factors of AC systems and be certain you have the information necessary to compare prices, efficiency ratings and HVAC installers. For a long term investment, like […]
May 08, 2015 - Comments Off on When Shopping for an Air Conditioner, Consider Lifetime Costs - Blog
The shortest distance between cutting your energy bills year-round and learning where to do it is a home energy audit. These audits locate the exact source of the two most prevalent problems in many homes: air leakage and heat transfer […]
May 08, 2015 - Comments Off on An Energy Audit Will Pinpoint Where Your Home is Losing Energy - Articles
With changes in the weather, Sarasota homeowners may begin to notice condensation on home windows. Understanding what the window condensation means and how it can be prevented can alleviate stress and avoid costly window replacement.
April 15, 2015 - Comments Off on Why Is There Condensation on My Home Windows? - Blog
The more you know about how your air conditioning system works, the better you’ll be able to communicate with your HVAC professional when the equipment needs maintenance or repair. Two of the most important but most easily misunderstood components of […]
April 08, 2015 - Comments Off on Why Should I Care About My AC Evaporator Coils? - Articles
Making your home more energy efficient does not always entail large investments or remodeling. Sometimes, making simple changes can lend quick and noticeable results. Here are simple steps you can take to reduce your monthly energy costs.
February 20, 2015 - Comments Off on 3 Easy Fixes That Impact Your Monthly Energy Costs - Blog