Should You Install an HVAC Air Purifier?

HVAC air purifiers are becoming better known among homeowners, as word gets around that indoor air is often more polluted than outdoor air. It’s also becoming well known that airborne pollutants can cause allergic reactions, asthma attacks and other respiratory...

Heating Season: 5 Tips to Get Your Home Winter Ready

With four distinct seasons, Indianapolis area homeowners are faced with the task of preparing for significant changes in the weather which can affect HVAC efficiency, comfort, and safety. When it comes time to get your home ready for winter you can make transitioning...

Have You Started Your Fall Maintenance Items?

Fall is the ideal time to do some indoor and outdoor work to get your home and its various systems ready for the chilly winter months. Be sure to do the fall maintenance tasks below to avoid inconveniencing repairs and enjoy improved comfort and lower energy bills....

Air Filters: Types & Differentiating Factors

HVAC systems have air filters that trap particles, such as pollutants and allergens, to stop them from spreading throughout homes. These filters help improve your indoor air quality, so it’s important to make sure you get the right one for your Indianapolis home....

What Are the Biggest HVAC Changes from the Last 5 Years?

In 1965, 10 percent of homes in the U.S. had air conditioning. By 2007, that number was up to 86 percent. A lot has changed in that time. HVAC systems are now easier to use, provide better comfort, and use less energy. The technology has advanced considerably, even...

Babyproofing Steps for Your Home and HVAC

If you haven’t yet made sure that your Indiana home’s HVAC system is babyproofed, this is a good time to do so. Your newborn might not be old enough to crawl or walk around at this time, but you’ll need to start worrying about injuries and other accidents once that...

Home Water Hardness & Its Impact on Plumbing

The Indianapolis region has water hardness levels that reach well into the classification for very hard water. As a consequence, Indianapolis homeowners face slow water flow, easily clogged sinks and reduced appliance life. Any water that has more than 180 parts per...

The Effects of Dust on Indoor Air Quality

When dust accumulates inside your Indianapolis home, you can end up dealing with allergic reactions and other health issues. Having dust on surfaces and in the air contributes to a lower indoor air quality (IAQ) in your home. You can improve your home’s IAQ with your...