Category Archives: Air

4 Warning Signs to Get New AC

When to Know a Repair just won’t cut it. There’s a saying we’ve all heard about life: nothing lasts forever. Unfortunately, your air conditioner is no exception. Eventually you’ll have to repair or replace your Air Conditioning system. How do you know it’s time to call it quits with your home’s old system? Your AC…
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In the War Over the Thermostat, Zoning is the Clear Winner

[caption id="attachment_7645" align="alignright" width="300"] FIGURE 1 BRYANT HEATING AND COOLING WORK GREAT WITH ZONING SYSTEMS.[/caption] Why should you zone your home HVAC? Zoned temperature control has been popular in office buildings, hotels, and businesses for years. Recently there has been steady growth in the number of people using zoned HVAC systems in their homes, and…
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The Importance of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

Indoor Air Pollutants and Health According to the American Lung Association, poor indoor air quality can impact your health by contributing or causing chronic lung disease, lung cancer or the development of infections.  Certain people are at greater risk than others, for example people with a lung disease face a greater risk when exposed to…
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Parking Structures Air Quality Safety Often Overlooked

Parking garage safety typically conjures up ideas of lighting, accidents and maybe even slip and falls. There is an invisible but sometimes deadly safety issue that many facility managers and owners overlook probably because it is invisible and that is air quality in parking structures. (more…)
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ClimateMaster Helps Farmer Grow Orchids in Cold Maine Winters

How’s this for a stress test? Heating a greenhouse enough to make tropical orchids can thrive in a Maine coastal town in the dead of winter (and do so with low utility bills). That was the subject in an Air Conditioning, Heating and Refridgeration News Article. Denis Roessiger founded New Day Farm in Penobscot, Maine, in 1993. Previously, Roessiger…
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That Parking Garage You Visit Daily Can Be Affecting Your Health

Did you know there could be a “Silent Killer” in your parking garage?  This killer is automobile exhaust.  Some components of exhaust are invisible, colorless, odorless and tasteless but deadly and that main deadly component is Carbon Monoxide (CO).  This is extremely toxic and it affects it’s victims in such a way that they may…
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