Air Duct Maintenance: What You Should Know

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In most homes with air conditioning units that rely on ducting, 20 to 30 percent of the air moving through the ducts is lost due to leaks, holes, or improper installation and maintenance. This means that your air conditioner has to work harder to maintain the same level of comfort, which can result in higher…

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7 Common Air Duct Problems

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Air conditioners and furnaces circulate air throughout our homes by way of a network of supply and return ducts. Which is great, but over time, these ducts can develop problems that affect the quality of the indoor air we breathe as well as the efficiency of our HVAC systems. With an estimated 90% of time…

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Can a Furnace Cause Carbon Monoxide: Here is Everything You Need to Know

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If you’re like most homeowners, you probably don’t think too much about your furnace until something goes wrong. And while furnaces are typically reliable, they can occasionally cause problems, including carbon monoxide poisoning. So how can a furnace cause carbon monoxide? Let’s find out. If you’re worried that your furnace might be causing carbon monoxide…

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AC Repair Special: 10% Off in May & More

Looking for AC repair specials and discounts? Thomas HVAC is offering 10% off for the month of May. Summer is upon us and it’s time to ensure your AC units are tuned up, properly maintained, installed, and ready to go for the upcoming heat waves! Along with our 10% discount, we’re giving away a Traegar…

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Is Air Duct Cleaning What I need?

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According to Energy Star, the average home is losing around 20 to 30% of the air that moves through their system in the ductwork. Which is quite a lot and makes your HVAC system very inefficient. This loss in the air is usually from things such as leaks, holes, or dirty ductwork. Which is what…

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Are There Hazardous Mold Coming from Your AC Unit

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Most people expect to find mold in old carpets and basements and nearby leaky roofs. But could mold be hiding in your HVAC systems? About 70% of homes have mold in them and roughly 28% of people are genetically predisposed to mold health problems. Air conditioning mold can often be detected by musty smells in…

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Home (Indoor Air Quality) Improvement

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Indoor air quality is a serious issue and needs to be treated as such. According to the EPA, indoor air pollution is one of the top five environmental risks to public health. Many people don’t realize this, but the air inside your home can be up to five times more polluted than the outdoor air.…

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