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4 Types of Smell that Indicate HVAC System Service is Needed

The moment you start smelling strange odors, coming from your ducts, it's the sign that your AC is in desperate need of cleaning. Bad HVAC smell isn't normal. There are different types, and not all of them require immediate service. Still, you will have to call your local cleaning guy eventually. Here are the 4 most common odors: 1. Oily smell If [...]


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HVAC in Hollywood

"Space may be the final frontier but it's made in a Hollywood basement". This line reminds us that Hollywood is one big, shiny factory of dreams, where everything becomes bigger, better, shinier. A lot of actors have been standing in the line, to get their 5 minutes of glory. What about the HVAC role in the movie industry? Have [...]


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Everything you Need to Know About HVAC Systems

What does HVAC stand for? HVAC stands for Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning. How do we clasify HVAC systems? HVAC systems can be clasified according to processes such as cooling and heating and the major clasificaton is a central and decentralized or local system. What types of HVAC systems are available on the market? There are many types of HVAC systems, they come in [...]


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HVAC Maintenance in Chicago

The weather in Chicago during the month of October is changeable as temperatures are falling, but not yet at those colder winter levels. However, it is still a good time to get your HVAC system ready for Winter. Since you don’t use your heating system until it’s cold, you have no idea if it will actually turn on or [...]


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Ozone Pollution in Wisconsin

Ozone is a translucent gas that can be both good and bad, depends where it is found. For example, if it is a part of an Ozone layer than it is very useful since it protects us from the harmful UV radiation. But if we speak about ground-level ozone, then it is very bad because it can trigger several [...]


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HVAC Facts and Statistics

Here’s a list of HVAC facts and statistics that will make you question your energy-consuming habits: 84% of all homes in the United States have some kind of air conditioning. In fact, the US uses more air conditioning than all other nations combined. In Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East, where about 2.8 billion people live, only about [...]


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Importance of AC Filters

Filters are an important component of your AC system. The right AC filter can screen out pollutants, particules and dust to ensure the quality of your indoor air. This is better for everyone in your home, particularly children and the elderly, and most especially for those suffering from allergies and/or asthma. Their function is to filter the air that [...]


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The Difference Between HVAC and AC

Even if you had heard of both before, you might not know the difference between HVAC and AC. HVAC is short for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, while AC just involves the air conditioning on its own. In other words, when we talk about AC, we’re generally talking about the system that cools the air in your home. However, [...]


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Is Your Pet a Fall Lover?

The fall has arrived. You have prepared an HVAC system for winter. If you are a dog owner, the question is: have you prepared it well? Many of us are thrilled when fall comes, which also applies to our pets. This is their favorite time of the year. They know how to fulfill a day. As you know, dogs are [...]


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HVAC Cleaning Dilemmas

Even though we tend to postpone our housekeeping tasks, there comes a time when we can no longer avoid our responsibilities. This rule especially applies to our HVAC maintenance duties. Although it's easier to turn a blind eye, at some point, you're going to need a thorough HVAC cleaning service. However, when you finally decide to schedule a meeting [...]


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