Monthly Archives: March 2017

How to Create a Dust Free Home

Most homeowners blame the dust that settles throughout their home on a weekly basis on their HVAC system. One of the most common myths among homeowners is that all the dust must come from dirty ductwork. While a percentage of that dust comes from the ductwork every time your unit cycles on, an even larger…
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The Biggest Myths About Installing Central AC

Every homeowner dreads that moment when their home gets so hot and stuffy that they just can't stand it anymore. The automatic assumption is that they are going to need a new HVAC system with a hefty price tag. In fact, a lot of the things that homeowners think they know about central air conditioning, simply aren't…
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Is There a Benefit to Ductless Systems?

Ductless air conditioners are an affordable alternative to inefficient window units or swamp coolers. While this technology is certainly not new, it is often overlooked. These systems are perfect for homes that lack ductwork, additions to your home - like sunrooms or enclosed garages, man caves, she sheds, and anywhere you want air conditioning and…
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Is Cleaning Your Homes Ducts Worth It?

While some homeowners get their air ducts cleaned annually, some homeowners never bother to have them serviced at all. The National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) recommends having your ducts cleaned every three to five years. However, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) only recommends having it done as needed. So, should you or shouldn't you have…
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Are Washable Air Filters Worth the Cost?

Every homeowner and business owner knows that the air filters in their HVAC system are supposed to be changed frequently based on weather conditions, the manufacturer's recommendations, and the workload required of their system. This maintenance usually gets pushed to the bottom of the to-do list because it is not something in plain sight. Not changing…
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Is Cleaning Your Home’s Air Ducts Really Worth It?

Homeowners are bombarded with services for the systems in their homes. From lint trap cleaning to septic tank pumping, knowing which services are essential can be difficult. Cleaning your home's air ducts is not a must when it comes to home maintenance. However, some homeowners choose to have this service performed. What is important is…
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A Breakdown of Air Filters for Your Home

If you are new to home ownership or property management, you may be looking at the different air filters available out there now. New technology has improved indoor air quality (IAQ) while also reducing the cost of installing and operating air-filtration equipment in different facilities. At Choice Heating and Air, we know how important the…
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