Skylake Heating and Air Blog: Archive for February, 2017

Install a New Air Conditioner Now

Monday, February 27th, 2017

Air_Conditioning_Air_Conditioner_Repairing_Energy_Efficiency_Mechanic_Maintenance_Engineer-meWinter is still with us, but warm weather will be here before you know it, and if your air conditioner is on its last legs, it might not be up for the job of keeping your home cool during the hottest months. If your warranty has expired and you’re concerned about your system’s ability to function, now is the time to start planning a replacement session. Doing so before the summer hits gives you to the time to select the unit that’s right for you, as well as scheduling a time to put it in that meets with your schedule instead of rushing in the face of an encroaching heat wave. Your service representative can perform the right calculations and go through your options with you, but there are at least three primary factors that you should seriously consider when making your selection.

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Stop Winter Colds with a UV Air Purifier

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Indoor_Air_Quality_Filters_Duct_Cleaning_894326_54591782Here in the high altitudes of Utah, colds and illnesses are a considerable winter problem. A number of factors contribute to the increase of illnesses in the winter months, and unfortunately, there’s little you can do to prevent them.

You can, however, take steps to protect your household from the spread of germs and flu bugs: a UV air purifier installed at the apex of your ducts and working in conjunction with your furnace (and your air conditioner during the summer months). Here’s a quick breakdown of what they can do for you.

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