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How To Install An Electric Fireplace Heater

Jul 16, 2012

Electric fireplaces not only provide warmth but aesthetic beauty without the harmful chemicals that are often released when materials are burned. Whether there is a fireplace cut out already or a spot needs to be added, electric fireplace heaters are easy to install.

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Nine Steps to High Indoor Air Quality

Jan 31, 2008 by Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning

In order to achieve high Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), it’s important to understand the most common sources of air problems. Your home may not exhibit all nine of these contributing factors, but just about every home has a few. One is not necessarily more important than the other. What’s important is that each of these areas are inspected and corrected if necessary. 1. Excessive dryness. If you’ve noticed that your floor boards creak, your house is too dry. Excessive dryness …

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Ethanol Fireplaces Are Easy To Maintain And Clean

Jul 16, 2012 by Ventless Fireplace Pros

Ethanol fireplaces are a wonderful heating option because they don't produce ashes or soot. However, the fireplaces sill need to be cleaned occasionally to stay looking nice and working properly. Maintenance for an ethanol fireplace is not nearly as involved as cleaning a traditional fireplace.

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Why are electric fireplaces safer than regular fireplaces?

Jul 03, 2012

Everybody loves fireplaces. They’re warm, cozy, and offer a fantastic atmosphere for those cuddled around one. Besides generating heat, they have historically provided fire to cook food with, boil water, and perform other tasks. However, nowadays, people are catching on to the potential safety issues with traditional fireplaces, and are opting to use electric fireplaces instead.

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Benefits of a Bio-fuel Fireplace

May 30, 2012 by Ventless Fireplace Pros

Although bio-fuel fireplaces have been appreciated by many people for quite some time, it has not been until recently that they really exploded in popularity.

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Air Purification Made Affordable & Practical

May 22, 2012 by Air Purifiers Direct 2 U

Air Purifiers Direct 2U is going after their market share of online air purifier sales by continuing to find and add Top Products to its online retail website. Their most current acquisition is the Vortex Desk Lamp with a SPI Air Purifier .

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Winterizing Your Home the Frugal Way

Oct 20, 2008 by Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning

Winterizing your home should start with thinking about Safety First. The best way to ensure the safety of your HVAC system is to get a heating tune-up to be sure its efficient operation throughout the cold season.

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Are Electrostatic Filters Too Restrictive?

May 04, 2012 by Never Buy Another Filter

They can be. Not all electrostatic air filters (also called washable , permanent or lifetime air filters) are made alike. Consider these 3 factors before purchasing an electrostatic filter.

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How to Clean an Electrostatic Filter

May 04, 2012 by Never Buy Another Filter

Here are some pointers on the proper way to clean your electrostatic filter to make it last for many years...

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Get Relief from Spring Allergies with Air Filtration Products by Healthy Home Filter Company

May 04, 2012 by Healthy Home Filter Company

Spring allergy season has started for most parts of the country. Homeowners can take simple and affordable steps to protect their indoor air from airborne allergens. Replacing your disposable air filter with a BoAir™ 5-Stage electrostatic filter and installing an Austin Air Allergy Machine HEPA room air purifier can bring dramatic relief.

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Go Green By Switching to Permanent, Washable Furnace and Air Conditioning Filters

May 04, 2012 by Healthy Home Filter Company

Over 95 million American households throw away disposable air filters on a regular basis. Stacked up, these filters would reach 6,000 miles high, or the height of 25,333 Empire State Buildings. Most of these filters are made from non-biodegradable spun fiberglass and are clogging up landfills.

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Will Ontario’s Stringent Energy Code Negatively Impact Indoor Air Quality?

Mar 06, 2012 by MeCC Interiors

As of January 1, 2012, applying for a building permit for a new structure in Ontario means complying with increasingly strict energy efficiency standards. Energy efficiency is generally a good thing. But some are worried the new changes may prove detrimental to indoor air quality. Homes which are too airtight can contribute to illnesses.

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A Whole-House Humidification System Offers Benefits Portable Units Don’t

Feb 01, 2012

Dry winter air can be problematic. It can cause sinus and respiratory problems; it can also damage wood products in your home, like floors. Both whole-house and portable systems will send moisture into the air, and help to remedy dry air conditions. Adding moisture to the air can also help you with energy savings, because moist air feels warmer than dry air, so you can lower your thermostat

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Evaluating Your Home’s Air Leaks? Call In An HVAC Professional If You Find These Problems

Jan 27, 2012 by Arpi's Industries Limited

Increasing your home’s energy efficiency by sealing its air leaks is an effective method to control heating costs, but leaks can sometimes lead to big problems. If you find air leak problems, you should call an HVAC professional.

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