Beware Of Duct Cleaning Scams

Thursday, 30 June 2016 by

Have you seen companies offering a cheap coupon to clean your air duct system? Well, if it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Companies try to scare people into thinking that they need a whole system cleaning, leading them to believe that they have a serious health-threatening mold problem. These cleanings are

It seems like every winter, whether you’re heating your home with gas or electric power, the bills just keep getting higher. Fortunately, though, there are actually quite a few small, inexpensive measures that you can easily take to save big on your winter heating bills. If you’re tired of emptying your wallet every time the

The fact that the air we breathe often contains contaminants is something that most people already know. What many don’t realize however is that the air in your own home can be up to five times more polluted than the air outside. This increase in indoor pollution makes HVAC air purifying systems an important factor

With fall starting to wind down and winter just around the corner, it’s time to prepare your home for the change in seasons. Amongst other things, this must mean addressing your home’s HVAC unit. In order to keep it working well, you’ll need to invest a little energy in it before temperatures here in Louisiana

If you’re like most homeowners, you dread the coming of summer and the arrival of winter. These are the two most costly times of the year due to heating and cooling your home. During the summer, your AC runs nonstop. In the winter, your furnace roars night and day. The immediate result of keeping your

The Daily Grind…

Monday, 24 February 2014 by

Unless you are on vacation, you are most likely involved in your daily grind.  You know what I mean – it’s the things you do each day, each week and each year forever and ever on end. They are the things we must do to keep going; keep our jobs, our homes, our families, etc.,

What are YOU breathing?

Monday, 10 February 2014 by

Indoor air quality is a hot topic these days whether it’s discussing musty old basements or dusty vents, but the thing you should really be concerned about breathing in is carbon monoxide. Not only does this gas make you sick, it is also potentially deadly. The symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are so similar to

Is your heater a ticking time bomb?

Monday, 27 January 2014 by

It’s a Little Bit Like a Bomb… that just happens to heat your home. The headline is both scary and true. No one likes to think about living with such a threat, but an un-serviced or worn-out boiler system can become very dangerous, very quickly. We have seen the after-effects, and everyone says nearly the

Anyone who lives in or around metro New Orleans is familiar with the concept of humidity as that seems like all the weather people talk about during the summer. Despite how famous our local humidity is in the summer, many people underestimate its impact when it gets cold.  That’s why during the winter months, so

Even though our south Louisiana winters are considered “mild” by national standards, when winter weather starts, most of us begin spending the majority of our time inside. We also focus the majority of our attention on making sure that inside is as warm as possible. A/C contractors know this, which is why, as the temperature