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Use Your HVAC in Altoona, PA a Little Less: Five Ways to Save Air Conditioner Energy During the Warmer Months

June 1, 2016

Air conditioning has evolved for the better over the years, such as with its ability to provide maximum comfort with the convenience of indoor controls. But it’s important to treat your A/C right to ensure its quality for years of use. With that in mind, if you’re looking for ways to use your HVAC in Altoona, PA a little less this season, take a look at these five ways to save air conditioner energy during the warmer months: Install ceiling fans: Fans, whether ceiling or portable, are not meant to replace air conditioners. Instead, install ceiling fans to circulate the... View Article

Take Advantage of the Benefits of Duct Cleaning in Altoona, PA

April 15, 2016

Like most homeowners, you probably dust your furniture, sweep your floors and vacuum your carpets fairly often. Your windows most likely get washed… less often. What about your air ducts? How often do you clean those? Air duct cleaning is frequently overlooked on a homeowner’s checklist. This is usually because they are unaware of the process and its advantages. With this in mind, let’s review air duct cleaning in Altoona, PA. What is ductwork? Your heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system delivers hot and cold air to each of the rooms of your home. The ductwork is how this... View Article

Indoor Air Quality, OSHA Compliance and Your Commercial HVAC in Altoona, PA

March 15, 2016

Are your employees suffering from headaches, eye irritation or fatigue? If so, your air quality might not be up to OSHA standards. Poor indoor air quality (IAQ) causes these symptoms as well as other issues such as lung irritation and problems with concentration. Temperature control, ventilation and humidity control all affect this air quality. Your HVAC in Altoona, PA plays a huge role in these factors. To ensure your workers’ safety, stay on top of HVAC maintenance and repair. Adhere to standards OSHA standards dictate that employers must provide their workers with an environment that does not pose a risk... View Article

Shopping for Hot Water Heaters in Altoona, PA

March 15, 2016

How often does the average Joe buy a water heater? Hopefully, this is a once-in-a-lifetime purchase. For the unlucky souls who have done this multiple times, it is clear there are many things to consider when purchasing hot water heaters in Altoona, PA. For the fortunate homeowners who have never had this experience, following are the W.A.T.E.R. factors to keep in mind as you begin shopping: When to buy: Water heaters typically live in dog years. The average life expectancy is eight to 12 years. If your water heater is older than 10 and is experiencing problems, it is most... View Article

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