How to Protect Your Home Against Indoor Air Pollutants

March 25, 2020

You spend most of your time indoors, so it only makes sense that keeping your indoor air quality as clean as possible is a high priority. Indoor air pollution can be a serious threat to you and your family. Causes that may contribute to poor indoor air quality include tobacco products, pesticides, asbestos, personal care products, and cleaning products. Fortunately, there are several ways you can reduce your risk to indoor air pollution and safeguard the overall health of your home in Kennesaw. Use the following housekeeping and preventative tips to limit your exposure to airborne pollution

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Top 3 Tips for Selecting the Right AC System

March 25, 2020

When it’s time to replace the AC system on your property, it can be difficult to know where to start. There are many different options that are available in the industry. Since not all air conditioners are created equal, it’s necessary to do your research to find the right fit for your home or office. With the right appliance, you’ll have more comfort in the home during the warmer months of the year. Here are a few tips for selecting the right AC system as you begin to shop around. 1. Consider The Size

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The Easiest Way to Choose the Right HVAC Contractor

March 25, 2020

If you want reliable assistance with your heating and cooling project, you’ll be doing yourself a huge favor by hiring a reputable HVAC contractor in your area. Yes, most laymen offer good deals, but they can’t give you the assurance that you deserve. Furthermore, getting a low estimate isn’t as important as getting your climate control system installed right, so it may be in your best interest to use these three tips: 1. Find Out Who Your Coworkers And Friends Turned To AC and heating problems tend to crop up at every home at

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What Causes Indoor Air Quality Problems?

March 25, 2020

Many people may not know this, but air quality indoors can often be more unhealthy than air quality outdoors. And there are many issues that can contribute to problems with air quality indoors. Here are some of the key causes of indoor air quality challenges. Toxic Mold One of the biggest and most forgotten contributors to indoor air quality problems is mold. It’s not just the mold that’s visible on moist surfaces like showers and sinks but also the toxic that’s in hidden areas like behind walls and under the carpet. Mold needs to

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Why You Should Change Your AC Filter

March 25, 2020

Based on what make and model your AC is, the air filter needs to be changed every few months. Some models advise a filter to be changed on a monthly basis, while others can go three months before needing a fresh filter. You should change the AC filter periodically based on the instruction manual to prevent the unit from breaking down, keep energy bills low, and preserve indoor air quality. Prevent The AC From Breaking Down Sometimes when we’re called for repairs, we find that the reason the customer’s AC broke down is the

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5 Sounds That Indicate Repairs Are Needed in an HVAC System

March 25, 2020

Strange sounds coming from your HVAC system are a warning sign that something is wrong. You can get an idea of what may be damaged based on the type of sound. Squealing, banging, rattling, abnormal clicking and thwapping are sounds you never want to hear from your HVAC system. 1. Squealing A squealing sound from the HVAC system usually means a belt has gone bad in the blower motor or it’s in need of lubrication. You can lubricate the belt yourself if it’s accessible and by using the right kind of oil for that

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How Do You Control Static Electricity in Your Home?

March 25, 2020

What Can You Do About Static Electricity in Your Home? Static electricity represents more than something annoying and, ironically, shocking. Static can be dangerous since it also poses a fire hazard. As a homeowner, you might feel annoyed and worried about static electricity. Don’t feel this way. A few basic steps could cut down on static electricity in your house. Go With An Anti-Static Spray Yes, there is such a thing as a chemical spray that cuts down on static electricity. If the problem is relatively minor, spraying carpets and rugs

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5 Tips to Extend the Life of Your AC Unit

March 25, 2020

AC units, heat pumps, and furnaces seem so self-sufficient. It’s an illusion. They need some simple, regular AC maintenance. Routine inspection of your cooling system by a professional Marietta-based technician is important to help extend the life of your AC unit. But between visits, you can properly care for your system by doing the following: Keep It Clean Do these simple cleaning tasks to extend the life of your AC unit: clean the evaporator coil annually, replace filters at least every two months, whisk a wire brush through the drain channels, and check window

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The Wonderful Invention of Furnaces

March 25, 2020

There’s nothing better than walking into a warm and cozy home on a cold, wintry day. Down here in Kennesaw, Georgia, we tend to have short, mild winters, but the temperature can get downright bone-chilling. To ensure your home is kept at a comfortable, warm temperature, you’ll need to have preventative maintenance performed on it on a regular basis. Have you ever set back for a moment and considered what it was like before the wonderful invention of furnaces? Here at Controlled Climate Services, we took the time to do a bit of research on the invention of furnaces and here’s what

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Everything You Need to Know About Choosing a Heating System

March 25, 2020

Before you call professionals to install a heater, you need to know what type of system you want. This guide will help you to make an informed choice about home heating systems. Furnaces Furnaces are a style of heater that burns fuel and uses it to directly heat air. The warm air is then sent through ducts to reach each place in your house. Furnaces are the most common heating system, and they sell at roughly half the cost of other types of systems. There is no hazard of leaks or frozen heating pipes

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