UV-Light System: A Key Player In Your Clean-Air Strategy

August 11, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

When developing a clean-air strategy, you need a tool to help you rid your indoor air of germs that elude regular filters. A UV-light system will help you do just that. Paired with a high-efficiency air filter, a UV-light system will give you the highest indoor air quality possible.

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What To Keep In Mind When You’re Purchasing A HEPA Filter

August 9, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

The tightly sealed homes of today are great at keeping the elements out, but they also keep pollutants in. It’s shocking to realize that indoor air can be filled with more pollutants than in the downtown Twin Cities area. The dirt and dust you see collecting on surfaces in your home is only the beginning.  If you want to breathe easier, consider a highly-effective HEPA filter. Here’s what you need to know about this kind of filter before you make the investment.

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Stay On Top Of Your HVAC Service, Or Your System May Let You Down

August 4, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

The temperature of your home is the number one factor that determines your indoor comfort level.  Heating and cooling is also the single largest energy consumer in your home.  This is why it’s so important to keep on top of your HVAC service.  Proper maintenance will ensure your system doesn’t fail on you when you need it most while simultaneously making sure it runs as efficiently as possible.  Here’s what you can do yourself to keep your A/C unit running smoothly:

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Invest In That New Air-Conditioning System Now, Before Minnesota Really Heats Up

August 2, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

The Twin Cities are heating up. Though the heat might initially be a nice change of pace from our permafrost winters, it can quickly become too much of a good thing. That’s why now is a good time to look at investing in a new air-conditioning system for your Twin Cities home.

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Standby Generator: It’s All Systems Go When Summer Storms Strike

July 28, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

All that heavy snow from last winter is just a memory here in the Twin Cities area, and now it’s time to face up to something even worse — those heavy thunderstorms that can knock out power for hours — and even days.

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Six Tips To Keep Your Air Conditioner Humming From Now Till Fall

July 26, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

Now that summer has hit, you need to make sure that your air conditioner will keep you cool until fall. Here are six easy tips to get the most efficiency out of your unit and avoid costly repairs.

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Replace That Old Furnace This Summer–Before It Conks Out Next Winter!

July 21, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

It might seem counter-intuitive, but with the onset of summer, now is the best time to consider the state of your home’s furnace–especially if it’s ten or more years old. The reason is simple: if your furnace is in bad shape, you’ll be much more comfortable getting the furnace fixed or replaced during the summer than waiting for the cold weather, when you need to use your furnace. If it is more than ten years old, you should give serious thought to upgrading to a new high-efficiency furnace. These newer furnaces provide superior comfort levels at only a fraction of the price.

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Allergy Season: When Indoor Air Quality’s Even More Important

July 19, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

With spring upon us here in the Twin Cities, the discomfort that allergy season poses may have some of you worried. However, there are a few things that you can do to increase your home’s indoor air quality.

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Exactly What Is A High-Efficiency Air Conditioner?

July 14, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

Summer is nearly here in the Twin Cities and that means it’s about time that your air conditioner starts cooling down your home. However, if your unit is old and nearing the end of it’s life, you should think about upgrading to a new high-efficiency air conditioning system. 

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How To Choose An Air Purification System That’s Right For Your Home

July 12, 2011 Uncategorized  No comments

In locations that experience bad weather, like the Twin Cities, an air purifier is a good choice to keep your home’s air quality at a high level. Sometimes, opening doors and windows can give your home’s air a boost. However, in some locations, doors and windows can’t be opened because of the weather. Also, opening doors and windows can allow allergens into your home and can further irritate those with allergy problems. Air-purification systems solve air quality problems caused by both air pollutants and bad weather.

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