First Rate Plumbing Heating and Cooling Inc Blog: Archive for the ‘Indoor Air Quality’ Category

Don’t Neglect Your Ducts

Monday, May 17th, 2021

Air ducts don’t get enough attention from our vantage point. Sure, everyone knows they’re important for cooling during the summer and heating during the winter, but they’re not the star of the show. Everyone gets excited when installing a brand new air conditioner, but there’s a lot less love for the ductwork that tirelessly provides your home with the conditioned air you desperately want.

Well, today we’re shining the spotlight on our air ducts—the unsung heroes of HVAC. Not only should your air ducts be in good shape when running your air conditioner this summer, but they should also be clean! Duct cleaning in Albuquerque, NM is a vital service we provide that helps remove any contaminants from your ducts and improves the efficiency of your whole HVAC system?

How does it improve efficiency, and what kind of contaminants does this service remove? Keep reading to find out!

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Your Indoor Air Quality and You

Monday, November 30th, 2020

Indoor air quality is a complicated topic to talk about. For starters, air purifiers and air filters often get mixed up and confused with one another, and they do very different jobs. Also, homeowners often get less excited about handling indoor air quality issues than they do afraid about the dangers of their home’s air quality. We never want to scare anyone into thinking that their home’s air is dangerous or harmful. We just want people to be aware of the facts.

Homes are 2-5 times more contaminated than the air outside, because over the years we’ve gotten better and better at making our houses more airtight. This is good news, because it saves you money on your heating bill. The bad news is that this saved money will need to be spent on an air filtration system or air purifier in Albuquerque, NM.

To learn about which system is right for your home, just keep reading!

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CO Safety: Preparing for Winter Weather and Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Monday, October 5th, 2020
shot of a carbon monoxide

Carbon monoxide is nothing to scoff at. This odorless, invisible gas can be devastating for families and their quality of life. Not only is it important to call for help when you think you’re being affected by carbon monoxide, but it’s invaluable to prepare for this type of problem with detectors installed correctly.

We’re proponents of furnaces in Albuquerque, NM. These systems can be some of the most affordable and efficient ways to keep your home heated during the winter. However, when these systems start to break down, they can sometimes lead to carbon monoxide leaks that can be awful to deal with. From furnaces to gas ovens and our own automobiles, carbon monoxide is everywhere and it’s important that we learn about it before we need to deal with it.

Let’s talk about ways we can improve the safety and security of your home by preparing for carbon monoxide leaks.

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Monday, January 29th, 2018

Be sure to bookmark the Desert Suns Heating & Cooling Inc. blog for updates on the latest advances in HVAC technology.

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Call Desert Suns Heating & Cooling Inc. for all your residential and commercial HVAC needs.

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