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April 20, 2017

What Type of Air Filters to Buy

With a myriad of products on the market, of all different varieties and qualities, you may wonder what type of air filters to buy. There is a difference in quality, and it is important you know what you are paying for in your purchase of air filters. The MERV (Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value) rating will give you a good idea of how effective the filter will be at trapping particles in your air. The lower the MERV rating, the lower efficiency of the filter and the more often it will need to be replaced. Hopefully, we can help you determine […]
January 12, 2017

Is it OK to Switch Back and Forth Between Heat and Air?

This time of the year, the weather in Houston feels very much like a rollercoaster rapidly plunging deep into the frigid chill and then quickly rising back to t-shirts and shorts. Houstonians are experts at the practice of dressing in layers. I leave the house in a t-shirt, long sleeved shirt, and a jacket. By mid-morning, I have shed my jacket, and after lunch, I leave my long sleeved shirt in the car. During the afternoon, the process is reversed such that I am back in my jacket by the time I take the dog for her evening walk. But […]