Air Quality

HVACs maintain air quality inside our homes, and we want to keep it that way. Learn more about air quality, what it is, and how to improve it by reading our articles.

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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 […]

Maintain Indoor Air Quality By Looking To The Source

Maintain Indoor Air Quality By Looking To The Source

The accumulation of pollutants in indoor air can be annoying in the short term, causing eye and skin irritation. Over the long term, pollutants can aggravate or cause serious health problems. If the air quality in your home is suffering, you can alleviate some of the immediate problems using portable air cleaners. But if you […]

What You Need To Know About The Quality Of Your Indoor Air

What You Need To Know About The Quality Of Your Indoor Air

It’s not uncommon to hear alarming reports about air quality and the effects of environmental pollution on your health. While you might feel overwhelmed by the problems related to outdoor air pollution, you can take action in your home to improve indoor air quality. Two main classifications of pollutants impact indoor air quality: particulates and […]

Consider A UV Light System

Consider A UV Light System

Most homeowners rely on air filters to some degree to keep things like dust out of the home, and these provide some measure of protection, depending on how the filter works. If you have concerns about the quality of your indoor air, you might consider an ultraviolet light system. In general, a filter functions to screen out […]

Insulation 101 For California Homes

Insulation 101 For California Homes

Proper insulation in your greater Sacramento area home can make a substantial difference in not only your comfort level, but how much you pay for energy costs. Is your home well-insulated? If not, you may feel a bit uncomfortable at times and your heating and cooling systems may run overtime, which essentially costs you money. […]