Should I Turn off My AC When I Leave for Work?

Should I Turn off My AC When I Leave for Work?

When you’re hit with an insanely expensive electric bill, you might feel like trying drastic measures, such as only taking cold showers or turning your AC off when you leave for work during the day. However, turning the AC off entirely, even when you’re home is unoccupied, actually puts more strain on your entire system. […]

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Oversized AC Unit

Problems Caused by an Oversized AC Unit

For cooling, size matters. Many people operate under the assumption that an air conditioner cannot possibly be too big for their home or office. They are assuming that the more cooling power they have at their disposal, the better. However, this thinking is misguided, and there are many reasons why having an air conditioner that […]

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Will an AC Filter Catch Pet Hair and Dander?

Will an AC Filter Catch Pet Hair and Dander?

Improving the air quality in your home can help to prevent allergic reactions such as coughing and sneezing from the contaminants that enter from outside or inside a building. Homeowners probably know the importance of changing an air conditioner’s filter once a month to protect the device’s components from dust that can ruin mechanisms, but […]

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Should I Change My Air Filter After Hosting a Smoking Guest?

Should I Change My Air Filter After Hosting a Smoking Guest?

Whether you enjoy having houseguests, or you occasionally rent out a room through a site like Airbnb, you might have to deal with the occasional issues of hosting a smoker. Even if that distant relative claims they don’t smoke, if they’re sneaking cigarettes in the bathroom and running the fan, you’re still going to have […]

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What Home Appliance Uses the Most Energy?

What Home Appliance Uses the Most Energy?

Do you wonder why your utility bill is so high every month? You may be paying a lot for electricity overall, or you may be using too much electricity in your home. Knowing which appliances use the most energy is the first step toward reducing your bill. Dryers, water heaters, water pumps, and space heaters […]

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What Type of Air Filter Should I Buy?

What Type of Air Filter Should I Buy?

Selecting and installing the right air filter can be an essential concern for Titusville property owners seeking to optimize the efficiency of their HVAC system and maintain higher levels of interior air quality. While even the most basic filter may be effective at keeping some of the airborne dirt, dust and other particulate from circulating […]

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Should I Turn off My AC During a Flood?

Should I Turn off My AC During a Flood?

In Florida’s subtropical climate, it can rain throughout the year. Plus, the sunshine state is often a target for hurricanes, so it’s no surprise that flooding is a big concern for Florida homeowners, and flood damage can cost you hundreds, possibly thousands, of dollars in repairs. While you can prepare for a flood by filling […]

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