What Your Air Conditioner Has to Do with Your Allergies

Many people suffer from allergies to smoke, dust, mites, pollen, and more.  WebMD.com reports that the number of work days lost each year as a result of hay fever is 4 million and the number of people in the United States who have either allergy or asthma symptoms is 1 in 5. With numbers like these, the quality of your air matters.  The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America says that " Read More 

Split or Mini-Split: Choosing Your AC System

The traditional solution to providing efficient cooling for a home is to install a central air system, which can also be described as a split system in that your condenser unit will be located outside your home and your evaporator coils will be located next to your furnace. The benefit of such a system is that it will push cold air to every room in your house through a system of ducts. Read More 

4 Amazing Toilets You Can Actually Buy

Visitors to Hong Kong can catch a glimpse of the world's most expensive toilet. Built in 2001 and worth $29 million, this solid gold, gem-encrusted commode can be found at the showroom of Hang Fung Gold Technology. If the mere thought of such an incredible toilet leaves you feeling like your own bathroom is rather blah, or you simply crave high-tech gadgets and unique pieces for your home, check out these four toilet options, all of which will impress your guests without blowing your budget. Read More 

Clean Your Ducts To Clean Your Air And Improve Furnace Efficiency

Dirty ducts are a lurking danger inside your home, but only because they are easy to ignore. You can't see the pet dander, pollen, dry skin cells, insect carcasses, mold spores, and other contaminants accumulating in your ducts. If you have breathing problems, or if you suspect that you are paying too much to condition the air in your home, you need to have your ducts cleaned. Indoor Air Pollution and Dirty Ducts Read More 

How To Troubleshoot Your AC

Having a broken air conditioner can be one of the most miserable experiences imaginable if you are trapped in the middle of a hot summer. On top of that, a problem with your air conditioning might also indicate a problem with the rest of your HVAC. That means that you might not only have a problem with your AC, but you might also have problems with your heating! To help you minimize your discomfort, here is a brief guide on what to do if your air conditioner suddenly stops working: Read More