1) Check Your HVAC Filters Your AC system’s filter can negatively affect indoor air quality in two ways if not handled properly: By reducing airflow By neglecting to catch harmful particulates Your AC filter’s job is to remove dust, debris and allergens from the air circulating throughout your home. As your filter … Continue reading 3 Ways for Cleaner Air
It’s that time of year again: Time to schedule heating repair and service from your local hvac family, Total Air! Is it really that important though? Couldn’t you get away with not scheduling it this year? You can’t neglect your heating system and expect it to stay in good, working condition. At Total Air, we … Continue reading Why Scheduling a Heating Tune-Up is Important?
Have you made additions to your home and some spaces aren’t cooling well? Or do you have existing rooms that you want to have AC installed in? As you’re doing your research and weighing out your options, did you know that ductless cooling is a great option for many homes. If you’re introducing cooling to … Continue reading Is a Ductless Mini-Split an Option For You?
What Causes Hot Spots? Location Some areas of a home are more prone to hot spots than others. The upstairs may be getting too hot compared to downstairs. Rooms with tall ceilings contain more air that needs to be cooled in order to cool the room. Rooms that are more exposed to direct sunlight can … Continue reading What Causes Hot Spots?
We have been getting frequent calls asking if we’re open during the stay at home orders in Montgomery County. To provide peace of mind we wanted to remind customers that Yes We Are Open and considered an essential service as skilled tradesman, providing services that are necessary in maintaining the safety, sanitation, and essential operation of residences … Continue reading Safety Precautions During COVID-19
While the HVAC system alone cannot prevent the transmission of coronavirus, the industry’s professional association ASHRAE (The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers) has recommended a list of methods to help a home’s HVAC system to reduce airborne infectious particulate. Download the ASHRAE Resource Guide for Residential Buildings We here at Total … Continue reading Clean Air Solutions to Protect Against Airborne Viruses