Question: What is a MERV rating?

What is a MERV Rating? MERV is an acronym that stands for Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value. MERV Rating is a filter comparison system designed by an industry group called the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). Simply...

Question: What is the life expectancy of an AC filter?

Generally speaking… Fiberglass filters last up to 30 days. Pleated filters can last up to 90 days. Washable filters should be washed every 30 days and last up to 5 years. Mini-pleated filters should be vacuumed every 60 days and will last up to one year. There...
Is my furnace broken?

Is my furnace broken?

Is my furnace broken? How do you know if your furnace is broken? When it get’s cold outside, your furnace (which probably hasn’t run in almost a year now) fires up for the first time. New noises, some new smells and the time it takes to heat your home...
How much does it cost to replace asbestos air ducts?

How much does it cost to replace asbestos air ducts?

Replacing Your Air HVAC duct system How much does it cost to replace asbestos air ducts? If you own a home that was built before 1978, there is a good chance that the home was built with asbestos air ducts in your attic. These ducts serve both your heating and air...