Aeroseal is featured on Ask This Old House. HVAC expert Richard Tretheway does a great job of informing viewers about an issue that many home owners don’t know they have.
Breakthrough Berkeley Mist Sealant Technology Who knew leaks could be costing Americans $5 billion every year? And that’s not water leaks — it’s leaks you can’t even see. Typical air duct systems, both residential and commercial, typically lose 25-40 percent of heating and cooling energy, accounting for billions added to utility bills. But what if there was a simple mist that could seal thousands of … Continue reading Potential to Save Americans $5B Per Year
Now I know you probably don’t worry about your heating bill in the winter as much as you worry about your AC bill in the summer. We are lucky to live in the Sonoran Desert where our winters are mild and we often don’t use our heat for days or weeks at a time. However, there are easy ways you can help keep warm air … Continue reading Here are some tips on how you can save money on your heating bill.
Many people have asked me about the air quality in their homes. Most of us assume that it is clean since we have filters on our heating and cooling systems. However, the filters on your HVAC system are not designed to improve your indoor air quality. Instead, the air filter is primarily designed to protect parts on your AC and furnace from excess wear and … Continue reading Indoor Air Quality
We talked last time about the importance of regular filter changes. Keep in mind that the proper maintenance of your heating and cooling system should consist of more than just monthly filter changes. Keeping your home’s heating and cooling system tuned-up and running properly is one of the best things you can do for your home, both from a comfort perspective as well as a … Continue reading More on Maintenance
Here’s an easy but important maintenance tip for your heating and cooling system. People always ask me what they can do to help their A/C unit perform at its peak during our hot summer months. That’s any easy question to answer. If you have to pick just one task to complete to ensure the indoor comfort and energy efficiency of your home this summer, I suggest … Continue reading A/C Maintenance Tip