Bruno Total Home Performance Blog: Archive for February, 2018

Now Is the Time for Duct Testing and Sealing

Monday, February 26th, 2018

duct-leaks-breachesMost homes in the area rely on centralized heating and air conditioning systems, which in turn depend on a series of ducts traveling through your home’s walls and attic to work. Conditioned air–either hot or cold–is pushed into the ducts from the central unit, emerging from a series of vents to change the temperature of the entire household. Ducts are inexpensive and reliable, which makes them a valuable part of keeping your home comfortable. But like any other appliance, they can run into trouble from time to time. Thankfully, the same people who handle problems with your HVAC system can be summoned to deal with duct problems as well.

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3 Products That Improve Indoor Air Quality

Monday, February 12th, 2018

indoor-air-quality-productsWe rightfully focus on temperature control for our homes most of the time, which usually means air conditioning systems for the majority of the year. (Heaters come into play during the coolest days of the year, but even in February, the weather tends to be hot rather than cold.) As important as temperature control is to a healthy and comfortable home, it’s not the only factor involved. Indoor air quality can play a huge part in your quality of life, including things like dust, excess humidity, and the proliferation of germs and bacteria.

Luckily, there’s help available. The same people who take such good care of your air conditioner can install, maintain, and fix indoor air quality products that can help your home be as happy and healthy as it can be. Every home is different, and the specific product that’s best for you can depend on your circumstances. Here, however, are three products for you to think about, each of which can improve indoor air quality in different ways.

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