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Will ceiling fans increase air pollutants?

If you are looking for a way to add value to your home and make it more comfortable, you might be thinking about adding ceiling fans. A ceiling fan is a relatively straightforward, mechanical device. There are blades that rotate through the air, helping you to circulate the air you have in your home. At…

Ways to lower your home humidity

Are you looking for a way to feel a bit more comfortable in your home? If so, you should pay attention to your home’s humidity level. Particularly with the weather warming up outside, the humidity level in your home could start to go up. You probably don’t want to sweat profusely when you are relaxing…

What is a ductless AC system?

If you are in the market for a new air conditioner, you need to find the right one to meet your needs. At Comfort Systems, we have a tremendous amount of experience working with a wide variety of air conditioners, and we can help you find the right one to meet your needs. One of…

What can animal hair do to your AC filter?

If you have a furry friend at home, you probably love him or her. At the same time, you don’t want your pet to be responsible for damaging your HVAC system, which is why you need to pay close attention to your filters. If you do not take care of your filters, particularly if you…

How do you know when your AC filter needs to be replaced?

You rely on your air conditioning system to keep you cool, and it can be frustrating when it is not able to do so. Sometimes, the reason why your air conditioning system is not working as it should is that the air filter needs to be replaced. How do you know when your air conditioning…

What are the questions to ask your service tech after a furnace repair?

Once the heating repair season is upon us, there is no shortage of questions and concerns that have to be addressed. After all, no one wants to be stuck without a proper heating solution as soon as the damp and frigid temperatures have returned. Of course, a service tech can address these issues immediately but…

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Reasons to use a programmable thermostat

One of the biggest running costs of a home is dealing with the energy bill. We have all had that one time in the summer or the winter when we receive a big price shock from a high energy bill. Well, you should be happy to know that you can better control your energy usage…

Do you ever need to replace the air vents in your home?

With every home that has a central air conditioning system, there are ducts that run through the house distributing cool and heated air. Air vents are located in places throughout the home where the air enters and exits the central air system. Some of the vents bring air into the system and some push air out…

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What is the most cost saving furnace on the market?

Everyone wants to find ways to reduce their monthly home heating bills. One way to do that is to install the most cost-efficient furnace that is on the market. When you start searching for high-efficiency furnaces, you will notice a big difference in price when it comes to units with the best efficiency. But you need…

Can space heaters be more energy efficient than using your home’s furnace?

It is important to stay warm during the cold winter months. Sometimes it gets so cold outside that it is difficult to warm the house or office completely. For some people, that means breaking out a space heater to bring the temperature up to a comfortable level. When the bitter cold outside air makes it difficult…