Air Quality

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Why Whole House Fans Are Great For Summer

The summer season is upon us. And while thoughts commonly wander towards images of the beach, brand new summer wear, or long trips on the open road, for more forward-thinking homeowners, other burning questions linger: “It’s crazy warm out here– where’d all this sun come from?” “How much is my AC bill going to be […]

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What are the advantages of a whole house fan?

A whole house fan is often an afterthought for new homeowners who have experienced the worst summer of their lives. Whole house fans have many benefits; it does not only keep the house well ventilated, but it also helps maintain the temperature of the house. We are listing the top benefits of installing a whole-house […]

How to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

How to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality

Everyone makes sure that kids wash their hands to avoid spreading germs. However, germs can be spread in your own home in more ways than you might think. The Center for Disease Control has reported that poor indoor air quality can actually contribute to respiratory diseases such as asthma, or even cause other side effects […]

How to Disguise Your Home Thermostat

How to Disguise Your Home Thermostat!

While everyone can appreciate the functionality and convenience of a wall-mounted thermostat, the aesthetically conscious are sometimes less thrilled about the plastic eyesore. Especially during the milder seasons of the year, home decorators might feel at a loss for what to do with these little boxes. Here are a few tips on how to camouflage […]

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Benefits of a New Thermostat

Did you know that your thermostat is actually a vital part of your home’s HVAC system? It is responsible for so much more than just measuring and displaying a temperature reading. Despite what many of us first assume in terms of what it actually does, this particular part of your home’s heating and air system […]

Attic Sealing Goes A Long Way!

Attic Sealing Goes A Long Way!

One of the biggest sources of energy loss in many homes is through the attic. Conditioned air is drawn into the attic through leaks between the top level of your home and the attic floor, forcing your heating and cooling system to work harder to maintain the thermostat’s temperature settings. Proper attic sealing can help […]

Use A Programmable Thermostat For Your Home

Use A Programmable Thermostat For Your Home

If you’re heading off for a vacation this summer, your instinctive inclination may be to turn off your HVAC system completely. After all, nobody’s going to be home, right? Actually, it’s not recommended that you shut down your indoor climate control system altogether when you go away on vacation. Doing so can trigger a spike […]

Here’s How To Freshen Up Indoor Air Circulation

Here’s How To Freshen Up Indoor Air Circulation

You may have heard that indoor air quality is an important health concern for many households. And you may think your home’s air is all right. That’s what air filters are for, right? Yes, but filters can only do so much. Indoor air quality also depends on air circulation. If you are not exchanging indoor […]

Programmable Thermostat Options

Programmable Thermostat Options

Programmable thermostats are an excellent way to help keep energy costs low. Once you input your presettings, you no longer have to think about changing the thermostat as you’re leaving for work, or worry about coming home to a house that is too cold or too warm.  There are a lot of different options you […]

How Does Your Air Handler Impacts Efficiency?

How Does Your Air Handler Impacts Efficiency?

Your air handler is a part of your heating and cooling system that can seriously affect energy efficiency. Sacramento is blessed with periods of mild weather, when you may want to use your central A/C or furnace — but without the full force of the blower fan. That’s where variable-speed air handlers come in for […]