Ventilation is one of the most overlooked aspects of cooling and heating construction. This is as true for residential buildings as it is for commercial properties. The only difference is that there’s actually more at stake in a commercial building when ventilation is neglected. Improper or inadequate ventilation can affect the health and comfort of everyone in your building.
Thanks to milder weather, the spring season is an opportunity to save on your energy bills. In today’s post, the local HVAC contractors at HVAC Construction, Inc., share energy-saving tips for the coming season.
Pets are wonderful to have around the home because they offer companionship and unconditional love. However, owning a pet is a big responsibility. Among the other things you need to keep in mind to keep them happy and healthy, you’ll also need to pay special attention to your heating and air conditioning system. Pet owners need to keep their home safe and comfortable for their pets by keeping their HVAC units in good shape. HVAC Construction Inc. shares a few ways to do so below. Change Your Filters Regularly – Pet owners will need to change their heating and air conditioning filters more often than people who don’t have a pet. This is because pet dander can clog your air filters. Change your air filter every 20 to 60 days depending on how many pets you have in your home. Consider getting air filters specifically designed to capture pet dander as well. Protect Your Outside […]
Consumers use ultraviolet (UV) light products to sanitize toothbrushes, sterilize water, and remove germs from surfaces. UV lights also can clean the air and keep your HVAC system efficient. Before purchasing any for your home, read how UV lights work and where to install them. What UV Lights in HVAC Systems Actually Do Homeowners can purchase standalone, portable UV light units for installation anywhere in a home or office. They also can install UV lights in HVAC systems. Such UV lights come in two basic types: Air sterilizers. This UV light cleans air moving through the system. Installed in the air return, the light turns on when the fan starts running and turns off when the system is off. Air handler coil sterilizers. This UV light sits near the coils in the air handler and constantly runs to keep mold and other contaminants at bay. It is more cost effective than an air sterilizer but […]
Winter presents one of the most challenging seasons for your house heating needs. You just can’t afford the risk of a furnace that is not heating your home optimally. All the components of your furnace have to be in top notch condition. The furnace air filter does not do the actual heating, but it is vital in ensuring the air blowing throughout your home is clean. Why is this important? Constant use makes the filter dirty. This dirt will finally clog the filter and restrict air flow. This requires you to take proactive measures and replace your furnace filter before winter sets in. Why You Need to Replace Your Furnace Filter There are a few reasons why it is important to replace your furnace filter before winter. Energy cost When your air filter is clogged or damaged, it will make your heating system to run much harder than usual. This will translate into higher energy bills. Certainly, […]