Professional Heating & Air Blog: Archive for January, 2016

Look Into the Advantages of Solar Air Conditioners

Monday, January 25th, 2016

We get a lot of heat and sunshine in Hammond, LA, which normally can be quite trying around here in the summer. One way to get all that heat to work for you is to look into the possibility of a solar air conditioner installed in your home. With winter here and your air conditioner taking a back seat to your heating system, now it the perfect time to look into the advantages of solar air conditioners and decide if one may be right for you.

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Why Is Dust and Dirt a Problem for My Heater?

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Heaters usually come with air filters designed to catch dust, dirt and other particles  before it can spread into the system (or your ducts).  Normally filters need to be replaced every month or so, and you can pick up inexpensive replacements at any hardware store in Hammond, LA. But before you do so, you may want to consider a more thorough solution: a whole-house air cleaner. Not only will it keep your home more free of dust and dirt, but it will also keep dirt out of your heating system itself. Considering the operation problems that excessive dust and dirt can cause, it could be the best decision for your heater you ever made.

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Reduce Asthma Attacks With Timely Cleaning

Monday, January 11th, 2016

We love our sultry summers and mild winters here in Hammond, LA, but our muggy climate and high pollen counts can wreak havoc with family members who suffer from asthma or similar conditions. Unfortunately, there’s not a lot we can do about the weather around here. There is, however, quite a bit we can do about making your home healthier and happier if you or another family member suffers from asthma. With timely cleaning sessions, as well as judicious upgrades, you can help reduce the frequency of asthma attacks among vulnerable residents in your home and raise the indoor air quality.

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Why Are Commercial HVAC Systems Modular?

Monday, January 4th, 2016

If you own or operate a business here in Hammond, LA, then heating and air conditioning systems are a high priority for you. You need them to function at the top of their game every day, lest they fail just when you need them the most: driving away customers and leaving both employees and vital equipment like computers significantly worse for wear. You may have noticed that most commercial HVAC systems adopt a modular approach: using numerous smaller units, usually mounted on the roof, instead of one larger unit which you typically have in a residential building. Why are commercial HVAC systems modular? As with many aspects of business, it’s the most expedience means of doing the job.

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