Archive for July, 2011

How to Use Your Air Conditioning to Control Your Asthma

We often hear that without proper maintenance, air conditioning units may decrease your home’s quality of air. However, it can also enhance it when you treat your AC unit right. What Air Conditioning and Asthma Have in Common Mold, pollen, and pet dander are the main triggers of asthma.  These air particles are unavoidable to breathe in, but there is some good news to limit the amount of particles. Air conditioning units contain filters that keep our particle intake to a minimum. AC units also help eliminate humidity, which can rapidly start mold and algae … read more »

The Benefits of Programmable Thermostats

Attention homeowners! Are you looking for a way to save on energy costs even in the hot Jacksonville, Florida summer? Programmable thermostats have become vastly popular due to the energy savings, improved comfort, convenience and cost. It does not seem like much – a thermostat to measure the temperate controls in your home. However, with the new advances in technology, a thermostat is so much more than a thermostat. Why Choose a Programmable Thermostat? Easy to use and moderately inexpensive, the return on investment for a programmable thermostat makes it an essential staple in any … read more »