American Comfort Heating and Cooling Blog: Archive for the ‘Indoor Air Quality’ Category

4 Ways an Air Purifier Will Help You

Monday, May 2nd, 2022

Sneezing fits aren’t fun. No respiratory issue is. It makes sense that you’d want to keep them to a minimum, if not find a way to avoid them at all costs. But what if the thing that is contributing to your allergies or other discomforts the most is the air in your house?

This is what can happen if you have a home with poor indoor air quality. But thankfully there are systems that can help. One of those systems is the air purifier in Norcross, GA. Let us tell you a bit more about what an air purification system is so you can determine if installing one may be a good idea for your home.

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When To Invest In Duct Cleaning

Monday, April 4th, 2022

Your ductwork is necessary for your home comfort. Without it, all the cooled and heated air that your conventional HVAC systems produce wouldn’t do anybody any good!

As we approach the warmer months of the year, now may be a great time to check in with your ductwork. Your system may have accrued some extra wear and tear over the past few months and collected a bit too much debris.

Dust may not seem like a problem in your ductwork but we can assure you that it is. Here is what you need to know about when and why you should invest in duct cleaning in Buford, GA.

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Clean Ducts Make a Difference

Monday, April 5th, 2021

You might not realize the importance of clean ducts initially, but those who have dealt with dirty ductwork will have several stories to convince you otherwise.

We’ve laid some of those reasons out to help you understand how clean ducts make a difference.

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Prep Your Home for Fall with Air Duct Cleaning

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

We’ve made it through a long, hot summer here in Buford and we’ve officially reached that point of the year where the weather is going to fluctuate from hot and cold for another few weeks. This is the perfect time of year for you to start thinking about your home’s indoor air quality. Fall is one of those times of the year that can be a little tough on your IAQ and you want to make sure that your home is in great shape before winter.

You can come to our professionals for an air duct cleaning service. A duct cleaning service is one of the best ways to boost your home’s IAQ. If you want great indoor air quality, you can schedule an appointment for air duct cleaning in Buford, GA today. Get in touch with our team.

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Uncomfortable in Your Home? Contact Our Team for IAQ Services

Monday, July 1st, 2019

Summer in Georgia is synonymous with humidity. You’ve probably heard the phrase, “it’s not the heat, it’s the humidity” millions of times if you’ve lived in the area for a while. That’s because it really is true. Humidity can make the hottest summer day feel absolutely unbearable. This is already a battle we have to take on outside but it’s not something that you should have to deal with in your home as well.

If you’re having trouble cooling your home to your personal level of satisfaction it might be time for you to take a look at your indoor air quality. We have the best dehumidifier services, in Buford, GA. We can help you get the home comfort you deserve. Bringing Comfort to America, One Home at a Time.

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Don’t Bother With Portable Humidifiers

Monday, March 25th, 2019
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The symptoms of dry air: cracked skin, dry nose and throat, nose bleeds… Not very fun. Your best defense against the dry, winter air is a humidifier. But if you have to break out the humidifier at least once a year, then you might be better off just getting a whole-house humidifier installed into your current HVAC system. Here’s why:

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Breathing Easier in Your Own Home

Monday, March 11th, 2019

After learning about the impact that indoor air quality can have on your home, you’re probably now hyper-aware of the dust floating through your air, the stuffy air in some rooms, and recoiling in horror at the cloud of dust that appears when you pat your dog’s fur. It’s almost enough to make you want to run out and buy all the filters and purifiers you can get your hands on.

But don’t fall into that trap! Before you make any decisions on your own, you need to begin with an air quality test and inspection from a qualified HVAC contractor in Buford, GA. They’ll then be able to device a proper air quality strategy for your individual needs. That being said, here are some ideas for what can be done about the particulates floating around your home:

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Mysteriously Rising Energy Bill? Duct Leaks May Be to Blame

Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Your energy bill is suddenly on the rise, but you haven’t been using your heater more than usual. You’ve looked up countless HVAC blogs, sifting through probable repair issues, but none of them seem to be resonating with your problem.

If that’s the case, what you might be looking at is a duct leak. Leaks in your duct system can substantially drive up your energy expenses, all without making a sound or displaying any kind of obvious symptoms. If you didn’t know what to look for, it would be truly puzzling.

In this post, we’ll go over what duct leaks are to help you make sense of your mysterious rising energy costs.

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