Remodeling your home may be something that you've been looking forward to for a long time. With so many decisions and preparations for the remodel, it can be easy to forget about your HVAC system. You need to ensure that you take the time to prepare your system. You don't want it to take in dust and other debris that could cause it to malfunction in the future.
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It is normal for humidity levels to fluctuate from day to day, and you may notice that the humidity levels in your home will fluctuate as well. Be aware that having too much or too little humidity in the home can have a negative impact, though.
Homeowners know they should change their furnace filter every so often, but not many understand what they do or why. Filtration is a vital part of keeping the furnace system healthy and working well. The filter lasts from one to twelve months. Here's what homeowners should know about furnace filters.
The MERV rating on an air filter shows how efficient it is for removing particulates of different sizes. The ratings start at 1 and go up to 16, with 1 being the least efficient and 16 the most efficient.
Whether you own or rent your home, your heating and air conditioning unit must be maintained. With proper maintenance, most HVAC units can last anywhere between 15 and 25 years.
Humidifiers have one function; to add moisture into the air. These devices are particularly useful during the winter season where the air is dry and the HVAC unit isn’t cutting it.
A working furnace during the winter is more than just a luxury. It is a necessity. The last thing you want is to wake up on a cold day to no heat or frozen pipes because your furnace malfunctioned.
Your HVAC system is responsible for providing you with cooled air in the summer and hot air in the winter. It's what your family relies on to live in a comfortable environment no matter what time of year it is.
Although a boiler, furnace, and heat pump can all keep your home warm, there are some confusion about which one is the best option. There are benefits to each choice, so you should talk with an HVAC professional to learn about your unique options.
If you live in a region that has particularly cold winters, you know that keeping your home heated is a must. Unfortunately, it's easy to get carried away on very cold days. This can cause problems and overheat your home. Here are a few reasons why you should always be careful with your thermostat.
A Higher Energy Bill
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