Does Having Indoor Plants Improve Air Quality?

January 10, 2021

There are plenty of reasons to have indoor plants. They bring greenery into your life. They reward you with a positive response when you take good care of them. Watering and feeding green indoor plants can even be used to help teach children responsibility. Studies have shown, however, that in a home environment, green plants do little to help clean the air. Indoor Air Testing Mike's Heating and Air in Albany, OR, will test the air quality in your home and make recommendations for improvements. It is an easy, first step for you to take toward better health of

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Ways to Avoid Damaging Your Heating System

December 18, 2020

It can cost hundreds or thousands of dollars to repair or to replace a heating system component. Therefore, it is in your best interest to take proactive steps to ensure that your furnace or heat pump remains in good condition at all times. Let’s take a closer look at how you can avoid damage to these or other related items. Change Furnace Filters Regularly Clogged air filters can cause dust, dirt, and other debris to accumulate on fan blades, motors, or other internal parts. The extra weight that these particles add to these parts may

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Things to Look for When Hiring a Heating Repair Company

November 18, 2020

Not all heating repair companies are the same. There are some things to look for that will save you time and aggravation. Thoroughly Inspects the System Before Starting Repairs A good heating repair company will thoroughly inspect your system before starting to work on your equipment. They’ll find the root cause of the problem, so they know what steps need to be taken to fix it. The technician will explain the problem to you and be willing to answer any questions you may have. Offers Value Instead of the Cheapest Price It’s

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Benefits of Geothermal Heating Systems

October 20, 2020

What Geothermal Can Do for You While geothermal is a relatively new option to heat and cool your home, more people are opting for it these days. They have reasons that range from cost to being environmentally friendly. Here are three benefits of geothermal energy. Your Electric Bill Will Be Lower Geothermal energy will lower your electric bill immediately after it has been installed. Your savings can reach up to 70%. Geothermal does this by pulling the air straight from the ground where it is naturally found. Your system does not need a bunch

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