HVAC Tune-Up Checklist
Maintaining a comfortable indoor environment throughout the year is important for both your personal comfort and your home's upkeep. A well-functioning HVAC system plays a vital role in achieving this. Poor HVAC care can lead to mold growth, poor air quality and frequent breakdowns. Regular maintenance is essential to sustaining performance and energy efficiency. Let’s take a look at what tune-ups include and why you should prioritize them. How Often Should You Get an HVAC Tune-Up? The general recommendation is to have a tune-up performed at least once a year. This helps maintain y...
5 Tips for Better Indoor Air Quality
Take a deep breath. Are you breathing in the cleanest air possible in your home? Over time, your indoor air quality will diminish due to natural contaminants collecting in your home. Even if you cannot see them, they are there. These contaminants can include pollen, dust, pet dander, gas, mold, bacteria, and viruses. During the spring, the pollen in the air can be especially bad and trigger allergy symptoms such as coughing, sneezing, and a runny nose. Your indoor air pollution can often be worse than outdoor pollution. When these pollutants fill your air, germs, and viruses can easily spread ...
Prepare Your HVAC System for Summer Months
We’re no strangers to hot, humid summers here in Pennsylvania, and the last thing you want on an especially warm day is to find that your air conditioner isn't working. Without a properly working AC, your summer days could quickly become unbearable. Avoid HVAC summer issues by following these helpful tips: Check Your System’s Ducts One of the most common issues that affect air conditioning efficiency is dirty air vents and leaking ductwork. While nothing compares to professional duct cleaning, there are a few things you can do to avoid future problems in the heat of the summe...