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Why you need to change your home’s air filter

1/30/2019 9:57 AM

About 26 million people don’t ever think about changing their home’s filter. Here's why homeowners need to change their home's air filter.

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Wind Chill Warning in Eastern Nebraska and Iowa

1/28/2019 10:34 AM

Dangerously cold wind chills of 20, 30, and possibly even 40 below zero are expected in Dubuque, IA tonight and in Eastern Nebraska tomorrow evening.

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Fall HVAC System Maintenance

10/17/2018 10:44 AM

Maintaining your home’s heating system can be quite a task, especially when you know nothing about furnaces. Heating and cooling experts say that 75 percent of the winter calls are related to the lack of maintenance checks. That is why we want to share with you some tips you can use to help manage your heating system and watch for any signs that require you to call an HVAC specialist.

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Three Things to Ask About Whole-House Generators

8/8/2018 12:25 PM

Whether winter or summer, when a storm rolls in and the power goes out, it can be a huge hassle. A whole-house generator installed by ServiceOne could be the solution to all of these problems. If you want to find out how to power your whole house with a generator, read on!

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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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What Good Is An Air Filter?

4/18/2018 8:00 AM

With springtime coming (and we promise it is!), allergies are going to start flaring up. More traffic going in and out of your house with your children and pets playing outside. And hopefully finally getting to open up those windows and letting some fresh air in! But what does this mean for your indoor air quality? It means the air filter in your HVAC system is going to be put through its paces. If you haven’t changed it out in a while, it’s time!

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