The first thing most people think of when it comes to winter is heat, but there is another element to indoor air quality and comfort you can't overlook. Keeping the humidity level in your home balanced during the winter prevents mold growth and respiratory illness.
Mold is a type of fungus that can grow in slightly damp homes. This fungus grows in materials, such as fiberboard, wood, or gypsum board, and sadly most homes have these materials. Being exposed to this type of fungus is not good for you, and you need to address the problem as soon as you can.
If you aren't concerned about indoor air pollution, then you need to learn more about its dangers. You spend more time inside your home than anywhere else, and if you work or go to school, then those environments must meet certain air quality standards. Here is what HVAC professionals believe can lead to poor air quality inside your home.
With the prices of energy going to increase as well, so does your utility bills. This same holds true during the summer. So, what’s the best way to heat and cool your home without having to overwork your HVAC system and pay a fortune?
When the temperature heats up, we immediately want to find ways to cool down. But just as luck would have it, when you go to turn on the AC, it only blows hot air. At this point, you have two options; call an HVAC professional for inspection or learn to deal with the heat. If option two just isn’t cutting it, we’re here to help.Whether you need a new HVAC system or are just weighing your options, check out our list of the 5 most common types of air conditioners on the market.
It is time for fun in the sun. Unfortunately, with warmer temperatures also comes leaking air conditioners. One of the most frequently asked questions during the summer is “Why does my air conditioner leak water?”
When your air conditioner malfunctions, knowing whether you should repair it or replace it can be tricky. Do you wait it out and try to repair it, or do you throw in the towel and replace your air conditioner entirely?Many factors should be considered before making a final decision about replacing your HVAC. Here's what you need to know:
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Summer is almost here and everyone is excited to go on vacation or simply spending more time engaging in outdoor activities. However, even as we celebrate the arrival of summer, one thing that worries everyone is how to deal with the summer heat.
The team at Cahill Heating, Air Conditioning, and Electric hopes everyone will enjoy a safe, happy summer. This brief article offers five air conditioning fire prevention tips.
There are many benefits to taking steps to make your home more energy efficient, and it's not always as difficult or expensive as you may think.
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