What’s Hiding In Your Home?

Duct Cleaning
Indoor Air Quality Concerns We all face a variety of risks to our health as we go about our day-to-day lives. Driving in cars, flying in planes, engaging in recreational activities and being exposed to environmental pollutants all pose varying degrees of risk. Some risks are simply unavoidable. Some we choose to accept because to do otherwise would restrict our ability to lead our lives the way we want. And some are risks we might decide to avoid if we had the opportunity to make informed c...

4 Ways To Improve The Indoor Air Quality Of Your Home

Great Value
During the summer months, things like mold spores and moisture can contaminate the indoor air quality in your home. The hot temperatures do not allow for pollutants to be cleared from the outdoor air. The pollen count is typically much higher during the summer months as well. Indoor air quality is a real concern for many people, but especially those with allergies or respiratory sensitivities and illness. Here are some ways that you can improve the indoor air quality in your home: Keepin...

How Your Windows And Door Impact Your Home’s Temperature

If the windows, doors, or skylights in your home are poorly designed you could be experiencing increasing indoor heat leading to an inefficiency of your air conditioning system. It is natural for heat to come into your home through open windows and doors. But, if your windows and doors are not fitted or sealed correctly and there are gaps and cracks around them, heat could be coming into your house all day long. This contributes to the temperature of your home being much higher than necessary an...

How To Decide On The Best Temperature For Your Thermostat

Deciding on the best temperature to set your air conditioner to can be a real process. It gets especially complicated when you have several people living in the home. But, the temperature on your air conditioner’s thermostat has a serious impact on your power bill. Here are some ways that will help you decide on the best temperature for your home: Energy Star recommends that you set your thermostat for 78 degrees. This is thought to be a comfortable temperature for most people and an energ...