Why You Should Be Thankful for Your HVAC System in November

Why You Should Be Thankful for Your HVAC System in November

With Thanksgiving coming round again, there's no time like the present to thank your lucky stars for the HVAC system that's providing comfort in your home, and doing so safely and efficiently. Yet, your heating and cooling system really can't do a great job of keeping your family comfortable … [Read more...]

Low Humidity and Your Family’s Health

Low Humidity and Your Family's Health

Low humidity is much to be desired in the summer, as the damper the air, the warmer we feel. But in winter, it's another story. Low humidity can spawn a whole spectrum of problems, including skin and respiratory issues. It can even increase our chances of getting sick. Here's the lowdown on low … [Read more...]

How to Fix Cold Spots

How to Fix Cold Spots

Do you need a blanket when you sit down in your favorite chair to watch TV, despite the fact the rest of the house is warm? Maybe your bathroom is too chilly, so that you always have to turn on a space heater to feel comfortable. Those cold spots in your home are not just uncomfortable, they can … [Read more...]

Cold and Flu Season: How it Affects Your HVAC

Cold and Flu Season: How it Affects Your HVAC

Cold and flu season is just around the corner. That means you will want to do everything you can to prevent getting sick. Here are a few ways to do so: Get your flu shot. Avoid contact with sick people. Wash your hands frequently. Don't touching your mucous membranes, where the flu virus … [Read more...]

Getting an A/C Replacement in Winter

Getting an A/C Replacement in Winter

With winter closing in fast, there’s a good chance you’re thinking more about your furnace’s performance than having your air conditioning system replaced. However, the winter season offers one of the best times to get an A/C replacement for your home. No Worries Over Warm Weather Installing a … [Read more...]

Painting Safety: Effects on Air Quality

Painting Safety: Effects on Air Quality

The results of a fresh paint job might be enjoyable, but the work itself can pose a danger to your health if you're not careful about your indoor air quality. Understanding paint's effects on air quality will help you protect yourself. Know What's Lurking in Your Paint Paint fumes don't just smell … [Read more...]

What Different Heating System Odors Mean

What Different Heating System Odors Mean

If you detect new or unusual odors near your heating equipment, or wafting from the registers when the blower is running, it's an understandable cause for concern. Here are some common heating system odors and their causes, as well as advice on what to do about the smells: Sulfur or Rotten Egg … [Read more...]

How to Prepare Your Thermostat for Daylight Savings Time

How to Prepare Your Thermostat for Daylight Savings Time

When you set your clocks for the end of daylight savings time, there's another device you won't want to forget: your programmable thermostat. Adjusting your thermostat for the season ensures you'll stay comfortable as the cool weather moves into the Indianapolis area. New Season, New … [Read more...]

What Factors to Consider When Determining Your Brownsburg Home’s HVAC Needs

Determining Your Brownsburg Home's HVAC Needs

A home’s heating and cooling load refers to the amount of BTUs of heat that must be added to the house by the furnace or extracted from the house by the air conditioner to maintain a consistent level of comfort. Because every house is different when it comes to thermal characteristics, accurately … [Read more...]

What Air Quality Concerns Should You Know This Fall?

The scent of damp earth and chimney smoke bring a comforting atmosphere to the Indianapolis area's chilly falls, but those same scents also pose problems for your indoor air quality. By making time for furnace maintenance, fireplace preparation, and other seasonal jobs, though, you can ensure your … [Read more...]