How Cottonwood Season Can Affect Your Air Conditioner

  Your AC system is a key component of your home. It does everything from providing cool air during warm months to filtering the air supply for improved indoor air quality. Unfortunately, various allergens—like cottonwood—put your comfort and indoor air quality at risk by restricting airflow in the outdoor AC unit. Want to know how you can prevent this build-up

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Heat Pumps are Back

Popularized back in the 1970-1980s with the oil crisis, heat pumps are an alternative way to heat and cool homes. However, in the Chicagoland area we are not as familiar with heat pumps as our southern neighbors. This is primarily due to the harsh winter weather up north and energy costs. Traditionally, we use an air conditioner together with a

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The Importance of a Humidifier During the Cold Season

Do you need relief from the dry winter air? A humidifier does the trick every time. Keep reading to learn about the importance of humidifiers and how you could benefit from one in your home. What Is a Humidifier? A humidifier is a household device that heats water to create water vapor. This water vapor is released into the air

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How to Purify the Air in Your Home

During these difficult times, it may dawn on you that your home air quality could contain harmful bacteria and infectious diseases. With the shortage of common household disinfectants such as Lysol and other cleaning agents, you might feel concerned and wonder about the best ways to protect your family from viruses. More than ever, air purification systems are an essential

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