Category: hvac

3 Ways Your HVAC System Could Be Making Your Allergies Worse

According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, over 26 million people in the U.S. have asthma. Out of this figure, about 60% have allergic asthma, making it the most common type of asthma. Common triggers are pollen and pet dander, but did you know that your HVAC system could be exacerbating your symptoms as well? Here’s how:

Dirty Sock Syndrome: What It Is and What to Do About It

So your home stinks and you can’t quite figure out where the bad odor is coming from. All you know is that it smells like dirty socks and it’s driving you crazy! If you direct your attention to your HVAC system and the smell begins to intensify, you’re on the right track. The good news is, the smell doesn’t indicate that you need heater repair; it does, however, mean that you’re dealing with Dirty Sock Syndrome.

What You Should Know About Dehumidifiers

A dehumidifier is one of the most effective solutions for removing excess moisture from indoor air and preventing the growth of mold and mildew. In this article, Air Comfort, Inc., a trusted local contractor offering heater and boiler repair services, shares more information on dehumidifiers. We also offer some tips on how to select the dehumidifier best suited to your needs.

How Does High Indoor Humidity Affect Your Home?

You probably think you’re safe from the heat outside once you step into your home, but if you’re also dealing with high indoor humidity, comfort can be elusive and your health can be compromised. In this article, Air Comfort, Inc., a trusted provider of air conditioner and heater repair services, discusses the effects of high indoor humidity on your home.

4 Important Considerations for an HVAC System Upgrade

Buying a new heating and cooling system isn’t as simple as purchasing a new refrigerator. Digital control systems and integration with a smart home are great features to have, but there’s more you should be looking into if you’re thinking about upgrading. Air Comfort, Inc. discusses the important considerations you need to be aware of when upgrading your HVAC system.