Common Indoor Air Quality Problems in Port Charlotte

Monday, July 4th, 2016

If you think that temperature alone will be able to improve your home comfort, you’re mistaken. While it would be nice to be able to rely on the number on the thermostat alone, you also need to think about your indoor air quality. What’s that? It includes the temperature, but also the relative humidity (how much moisture is in the air), as well as the amount of contaminants and/or pollutants floating throughout your household. (more…)

The Problem of High Humidity

Monday, October 19th, 2015

There are a great many good things about living in Florida. Tropical weather, beaches just a short way away, a wide variety of wildlife, etc. However, there are a couple of drawbacks to living in this kind of environment. One of the biggest issues you have to watch for in your home is humidity. High humidity is bad for more reasons than simply being uncomfortable. Let’s take a look at the problems that chronically high humidity can create, and what you can do about it. (more…)

How to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality in 3 Steps

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

You may have heard the phrase indoor air quality at some point, whether online or during a conversation with your local HVAC technician. As you can well imagine, there are various substances and factors that can affect the quality of your indoor air, ranging from the influx of noxious particles (including those that aggravate respiratory issues as well as allergic reactions) to stuffiness and excessive moisture. While many homeowners look solely to the number on the thermostat when it comes to determining their comfort levels, it’s imperative that you take into consideration your indoor air quality as well.

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3 Signs That You Need a Dehumidifier

Monday, June 1st, 2015

Many home and business owners alike are so singularly focused upon the number on the thermostat that they forget about the various other factors affecting their total indoor air quality. Whether you are running a small household or a large commercial space with dozens of employees and hundreds of customers, it’s important that you keep everyone satisfied. Considering our climate, that often means having full control over the humidity level in your space. While you have likely used a portable dehumidifier at some point in your life, a whole house device is on another level completely. For maximum results, whole-house dehumidification is supreme. Here are some reasons you may want to consider one for your home. (more…)