Improved Air Quality Eliminates Static

April 9, 2019

Typically, a static electricity charge that you feel in your home is uncomfortable but not dangerous. The shock you get when you touch that doorknob or blanket is a message that the air in your house needs more moisture. is a specialist in indoor air quality and can help you control the static electricity in your Colorado Springs home. Dry Colorado Air The average wintertime relative humidity for the Colorado Springs area is around 40 percent. Furthermore, your heating system may be contributing to the drying of your indoor air. In the summer, average humidity drops into the mid-30s. A relative humidity rate of around 55 percent is where the average person feels most comfortable. You can see that a home in Colorado is going to naturally have dry air that needs to be humidified to maximize indoor air comfort. A Comprehensive Indoor Air Quality Plan The best approach to controlling static electricity in your Colorado Springs home is with a thorough, encompassing indoor air quality check by the professionals at . We’ll evaluate every room in your home for humidity, radon, mold, and other organic particulates. Following our testing and evaluations, we’ll consider: Installing a humidifier Use of an...

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3 Benefits of Gas Fireplaces

November 30, 2018

Have you been considering a heating upgrade, but you aren’t sure if gas fireplaces are right for you? Gas fireplaces are a great heating solution for almost every style of home. They have a wide range of benefits over traditional wood burning units. This style of fireplace is safe, inexpensive to operate, and gives you a lot of design flexibility. Read on to learn more: 1. Budget-Friendly Green Heating If you’re bracing yourself for one of Colorado’s famously chilly winters, it’s time to consider upgrading your fireplace. Gas fires have a one-time installation fee and then you can enjoy the benefits of this clean-burning and inexpensive fuel. Unlike wood fireplaces, where the temperature varies throughout the day, gas fires keep your home at an even temperature. You can also install timers for gas fireplaces, so you won’t need to keep the home piping hot when you aren’t in. This can save you money by not having periods when the house is warmer than you need. In many areas of the country, firewood costs have skyrocketed. Also, burning firewood creates creosote, ash, and smoke. Gas fireplaces are a much cleaner burning option. They’re energy efficient and don’t rely on cutting trees...

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