Archive for Health’ Category

Is Preventive Maintenance a Sham?
Dec

26

2018

Is Preventive Maintenance a Sham?

I don’t think I’ve ever been asked this specific question about preventive maintenance but, I know plenty of people who believe that preventive maintenance is a waste of time and/or money.  So, how do I answer that question? I usually compare our HVAC industry to the car industry because people understand their vehicles far better than they do their comfort system.  It amazes me how…

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Enough Rain Already!!
Sep

25

2018

Enough Rain Already!!

I don’t know about you but I’ve about had it with this rain in Central Pa.  The hill behind my house which backs onto Pine Grove Mountain looks and sounds like a perpetual waterfall and my backyard is a swampy mess.  Normally by this time of the year, we’ve gone through the August drought and my lawnmower would have had a breather. What most people…

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Winter Humidification
Jan

3

2018

Winter Humidification

  Every year about this time, we start to see the effects of the bitter cold air on our homes and our health.  It reminds me of the importance of humidity in our homes.  I have provided a link to an excellent blog by Aprilaire on the costs of NOT having a humidifier in your home.  This makes some great points on many fronts including…

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