November 14, 2016

Fall is Finally Here!!

It is finally winter in Houston. On Thursday it was a warm 82 and I came home from work and put on shorts to walk my dogs. On Saturday, it was 34 at 7:00 am when I again walked my dogs. The very definition of winter in Houston. For many, this is their favorite time of year. The air is crisp, the leaves are crunchy, and we can finally break out the blankets and hot chocolate, in the evening. During the day, we wear shorts and run the air conditioner. My next post will return to improving your SEO, but […]
October 25, 2016

How do I Know Which Air Filter to Buy For my House?

Last month I talked about how important it is to change your air filter every month. A fresh new air filter will lower your electric and gas bills, but more importantly will improve the health and wellbeing of every member of the family, especially those with allergies, asthma and other respiratory struggles. But how do I know which air filter will do the job without spending more money than I have to? How do I know which air filter is best for my system and lifestyle? Mechanical Air Filters Use synthetic fibers to trap small particles, debris, and dust, among […]
October 11, 2016

Fun Air Conditioning Facts

1. Before the air conditioner, businesses as well as schools would take a summer break. The heat in the buildings would simply be too much to work a full day. Even though most schools, like businesses are now air conditioned, they still stick to the summer break schedule. 2. The amount of energy used by the United States to power our air conditioners is equivalent to all of the energy used by the entire continent of Africa. 3. While home air conditioners were virtually unheard of, air conditioners were common in movie houses during the great depression. This resulted in […]
September 27, 2016

Why is Changing my Air Filter so Important?

I don’t know about you, but when it comes to changing my air filter, I tend to dig in my heels and resist. I really don’t know why. It makes no sense. They are not hard to change. They do not cost much money. They make the air I breath better. And they keep my air conditioner working at its best. It is August and my air conditioner is running pretty much all day long. In Houston it is HOT, and it is HUMID. The idea of my air conditioner breaking is more of a nightmare than a bad dream. […]