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Protecting Your Family From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

8/25/2021 11:30 AM

Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning to affect your home and family with these prevention tips!

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The Benefits Of A Smart Thermostat

8/11/2021 10:02 AM

The comfort of your home during the entire year is so important! A comfortable home allows us to get good sleep, relax, and have fun within our home! Luckily, heating and cooling systems allow us to do all of this!

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UPDATED: Furnace Smells - The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

3/17/2021 10:39 AM

Your home's furnace works hard all year to keep your home feeling comfortable. Here are some smells to be aware of that may indicate an issue with your furnace system.

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Update: Performing General Maintenance On Your Humidifier

9/9/2020 10:55 AM

If you are a homeowner, you know how important it is to be sure that your home is in the best condition possible, which includes air quality. Many of you have probably heard that you should invest in a humidifier, but might not be sure if you need one. There are many benefits that come with humidifiers in your home; however, many homeowners view this as just another thing they need to maintain. 

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What Does The R-22 Refrigerant Phase-Out Mean For Your HVAC System?

3/3/2020 8:00 AM

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has mandated the complete phase-out of Class II Ozone-Depleting Substances, including R-22 refrigerant commonly found in most residential HVAC systems. The EPA has halted all production and importation of R-22 on January 1, 2020. Since the initial phase-out, most HVAC companies have seen a significant price increase on their supplies of R-22 by as much as 500%. What does this mean for home and business owners?

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ServiceOne air conditioning how-to: checking and replacing your air filter

7/25/2018 8:00 AM

Once a month, our ServiceOne air conditioning department likes to send out a reminder to change your air filters in your HVAC system. Last week, we introduced a new how-to video we produced on cleaning out your air conditioner condenser coils. If you’re noticing a marked difference in how your home’s air conditioner is operating, it’s good to clean out the coils and also look at your home’s air filter.

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Cleaning Your Air Conditioner Condenser Coils

7/18/2018 10:25 AM

It’s hot outside! If your electric bills are creeping up or your air conditioner isn’t cooling as effectively as it should, the culprit may lay in the outside unit. More accurately, in the unit’s condenser coils.

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Why Intelligent Thermostats Are Smart For Your Business

6/6/2018 1:08 PM

Running a business means you wear a lot of hats. You are the chief budgeter, the chief people manager, the chief operations manager, concerned with how your business looks from the outside and from the inside, and, of course, always planning for the future. It’s a lot of work! How can an intelligent thermostat, such as the Building 36 Intelligent Thermostat, help out with easing this load a little?

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Home Air Filtration Systems & Spring Allergies : A Match Made In Heaven

5/16/2018 9:15 AM

Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, and trees are greening up. The grass is beginning to grow and needs to be mowed. If you’ve got allergies, you’re probably starting to suffer. Pollen from trees, grass, and flowers, as well as mold, can make anyone miserable! You probably aren’t getting any relief by staying inside, either, because all of these allergens can be tracked in with you, your family, or pets. If your nose is feeling constantly stuffy, your eyes and throat are irritated, or your skin is feeling itchy, it may be time to start looking for a comprehensive home solution to these airborne allergens!

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Preparing For Baby : With A Ductless Split

4/25/2018 11:25 AM

One of our Dubuque HVAC professionals recently had a baby girl, and in addition to the usual tasks (painting the nursery, getting new furniture, and getting the clothes ready for their new bundle of joy), the family opted to also install a ductless split HVAC system.

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