Some serious, very alarming problems have been reported with New Jersey’s water supply. In 2016, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) reported that Chromium-6, a toxic chemical linked to several different types of cancer, was found in the water system of each of the 21 counties in New Jersey. Other potentially toxic carcinogens, including perfluorooctanoic acid … Continue reading Should I Switch to Bottled Water in New Jersey?
If you pull the off the vent of any of your HVAC registers and look inside, you might begin to wonder if you need to have them professionally cleaned. You will especially wonder this is if you see large amounts of dust build up throughout your duct work. You might begin to wonder what will … Continue reading How Often Should I Clean my A/C Ducts?
The New Jersey Department of Education recently reported that 21 of the more than 800 school districts in the state that are required to rest their water fountains and other plumbing fixtures for lead contamination failed their inspections. Exposure to lead via water available in schools can have serious health effects on growing children, such … Continue reading Lead Found in New Jersey Schools’ Water
A heating system is not a “set it and forget it” type of thing. Your heating system needs regular maintenance just like your car, swimming pool, and even your body require regular checkups and preventative care. Failure to take care of your heating system can put it at risk of a breakdown, which will most likely … Continue reading The Importance of Regular Maintenance for Heating Systems
Your outdoor air conditioning unit is tough. Since it is meant to be outside, it’s built to withstand the elements. If you get a chance, take a look at your air conditioner. It has a tough exterior metal cage that is designed to prevent things from damaging the coils. If it rains, the internal electrical … Continue reading Summer Storm Effects on HVAC Systems
You may have no idea where to start when it comes to the care and keeping of your home air conditioning system in New Jersey. All those coils and fans and sensors—oh my! But you don’t have to leave HVAC maintenance entirely in the hands of the professionals. In fact, you can reap huge benefits … Continue reading Benefits of Regularly Changing Air Filters in Cooling System