The Dangers of Reusing AC Filters

August 7, 2020

Air filters are one of the most important components of HVAC systems. Without an air filter in place, an HVAC system will quickly clog with dust, rendering it largely useless and likely in need of major repairs. Although replacing your air filter monthly is one of the easiest and least expensive home repair tasks you can do, some people in Deptford Township are tempted to try to re-use their air filters after cleaning them. While this might seem like a great money-saving hack, it can actually cause major problems. Here are a few of the problems that we at think...

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Recommended Thermostat Settings for your Home

July 14, 2020

The immense control that a thermostat offers can be both a good and a bad thing. If you choose optimized settings, then your system will operate efficiently and help save you money. With inefficient settings, though, your utility bills will be high and you’ll put extra wear and tear on your equipment. Therefore, before you change your thermostat, it’s important to understand what the different settings do and how they affect your comfort so that you can choose settings that strike a good balance between comfort and efficiency. Here’s a basic guide from on the most important thermostat settings. ‘On’...

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How To Stay Cool If Your AC Breaks

June 13, 2020

An air conditioner has the important job of keeping your home comfortable. With the right care and consistent service, your cooling system can work reliably well. Problems can happen, though, and cause your AC to completely shut down. You should be sure to call an HVAC repair team to fix the issue as soon as possible. In the meantime, homeowners can take a few steps to stay cool. Open Doors and Windows If the air outside is cooler than the air inside, opening windows and doors could be a good idea. Be mindful of the weather and any pets in...

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Most Recent HVAC Advancements

May 11, 2020

At in Deptford, New Jersey, we have seen a lot of improvements in HVACs. Your unit can cool and heat your home more efficiently, help remove contaminants from your air and lower your energy bills every month. The most notable recent improvements are outlined below. Motion-Activated HVAC Units Some of the new HVAC units are motion activated through the use of smart sensors. This means your unit will not turn on unless someone in your home activates one of the sensors. You can set your thermostat for a specific temperature when no one is home to decrease your energy expenditure...

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How to Clean the Air in my Home to Avoid Viruses

April 15, 2020

Have you noticed that you and your family are getting sick more often than usual? This could be caused by several factors. One common cause of this issue could be the air quality in your home. Have you ever had it tested? Your home air quality is even more important to your day-to-day life than the air quality outside. After all, isn’t your house where you spend the bulk of your time? One-third of your life is spent in the home just sleeping alone! It’s no secret that disease has been in the news, and people are now doing everything...

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Do Plants Help Indoor Air Quality

March 19, 2020

The air you breathe inside your home can contain some nasty stuff. From volatile organic compounds to byproducts of combustion, you can find a little bit of everything in your home’s air. If you’re one to do all you can to protect your family, this fact might come as quite a surprise. Fortunately, there are actions you can take to help improve your home’s air quality while improving your family’s health in the process. One popular idea in Deptford is to utilize air-purifying plants. Below, you’ll find a guide to how plants can help your home and why it’s so...

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How Does a Furnace Work?

February 19, 2020

Furnaces are exquisite appliances that often receive little attention while keeping you and your family warm and cozy. At least, that’s true until something breaks down. Knowing how one works and what you can do to maintain the unit will help it last longer. The Process of Providing Heat The furnace works on a basic process of circulating air through your home. It takes in cooler air and sends it out warmer. That seems simple enough. Here’s a more detailed explanation. First, the furnace has to produce heat. When the thermostat sends a signal to turn on, the mechanism burns...

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What to Look for In An Air Conditioning Company

February 7, 2017

For most of us, a house represents the largest financial investment we’ll ever make. That means finding a company to handle your AC needs is of utmost importance, as well. The company you pick will be your partner in choosing and maintaining your home’s HVAC unit, which has consequences you might not have thought about. Since cooling and heating can account for almost half of a typical homeowner’s energy costs, making the right decision can have an impact on your financial well-being, in addition to the comfort of you and your family. For years, people in have trusted for their...

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Should I Continue Repairing My AC Unit?

February 7, 2017

For most of us, a house represents the largest financial investment we’ll ever make. That means finding a company to handle your AC needs is of utmost importance, as well. The company you pick will be your partner in choosing and maintaining your home’s HVAC unit, which has consequences you might not have thought about. Since cooling and heating can account for almost half of a typical homeowner’s energy costs, making the right decision can have an impact on your financial well-being, in addition to the comfort of you and your family. For years, people in have trusted for their...

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