Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. Blog : Archive for the ‘Indoor Air Quality’ Category

Springtime Allergies? Consider an Air Filtration System

Monday, April 8th, 2019

We’ve all been there, right? Sniffling, sneezing, and watery eyes make it quite difficult to enjoy the warm weather. During the spring, allergens are floating around everywhere and can even make their way into your home, making impossible to escape. So what do you do?

Installing an air filtration system is one of the most effective ways to reduce the number of indoor air contaminants in your home, significantly improving your indoor air quality. In addition to mitigating allergy symptoms, air filtration systems offer a wide range of other benefits. Keep reading below to find out more about how air filtration systems work and what the benefits are. 

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The Importance of Humidity in the Workspace

Monday, January 28th, 2019

group-of-peopleWe understand that managing all of your responsibilities can seem like a bit of a juggling act, and running a business is certainly no small task. However, ensuring the comfort of your employees and customers is key to any successful business. So, how do you do so on a budget?

In this week’s blog, we are going to be talking about the importance of humidity. Installing a humidifier this winter can actually improve heating efficiency while ensuring that your workspace remains a comfortable, cozy environment. Keep reading below to learn more. 

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Who Should Use an Air Purifier?

Monday, October 8th, 2018

sick-couplePretty much everyone, if you want to know the truth.

Okay, then, that is probably enough information for today. See you all in a couple of…

What? Well, okay. We suppose that we can get into a bit more detail. After all, sharing valuable information with our clientele is one of our greatest passions, along with providing them the systems and services that they need to live in the comfort that they deserve!

If you want to live in the best possible environment in your home, you need to do more than maintain comfortable temperatures throughout your house. You also need to be certain that you are maintaining the most healthful environment available. That means maintaining the highest indoor air quality possible.

To do that, you’re going to need some help. And yes, while pretty much anyone will benefit from the use of an air purifier in Kirtland, NM, there are definitely individuals and populations that stand to benefit even more. So read on, contact us with any questions that you may have, and start enjoying air of the highest possible quality in your own home.

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What Types of Air Purifiers Are out There?

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

family-timeDoes the air in your home smell stale? Does it smell outright bad? Are you concerned about increasingly aggravated allergy or asthma symptoms among residents in your home? If so, it sounds like it is probably time for you to start using an air purifier in Aztec, NM. Sounds simple enough,  right? Well,  once you start doing a bit of your own preliminary research,  you may start to realize that there is more to the equation than meets the eye!

What we mean is that there are a lot of different types of air cleaners and air purifiers out there. Finding the perfect one, or ones,  for your unique situation can be tricky. You certainly don’t want to be wasting your money on systems that are not going to successfully do the job that needs doing,  right? Today,  we’re going to give you a brief rundown of some systems to consider. Feel free to reach out with any questions that you may have.

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Are You Breathing Air of a High Quality?

Monday, August 27th, 2018

UV-lightIt feels pretty safe to say that most homeowners are going to prioritize maintaining comfortable temperatures in their home. Around here, that typically means running their air conditioning systems throughout much of the year, thanks to our hotter climate, though we use our heating systems to do so in the winter, too. What too many homeowners overlook, unfortunately, is the quality of the air in their homes. This should be every bit as big a priority.

Now, the tricky thing about maintaining great indoor air quality is that poor indoor air quality may not be quite as obvious as, say, very hot temperatures in one’s home. Additionally, there are some causes of low indoor air quality that truly are beyond our means of control. The fact that you cannot do much to address the influencing factor, however, does not mean that you cannot successfully manage the symptom. Here are some situations to be aware of, courtesy of your trusted HVAC company in Flora Vista, NM.

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What Can Cause Low Indoor Air Quality?

Monday, August 13th, 2018

truckFor a lot of homeowners, the quest for comfort in their homes begins and ends with temperature control. Here in New Mexico, that typically means air conditioning, specifically. Now, we are definitely not going to argue the fact that you don’t really need a great AC in your home. That would be madness. And we are also happy to handle any and all AC services that you may need to keep your home comfortable throughout the year.

However, we also want to stress the fact that comfortable temperatures alone are not really enough to ensure your comfort. You also need to enjoy air of a high quality in your home. We are a one-stop HVAC company in Flora Vista,  NM, which means that we can handle your indoor air quality services with the same level of expertise that we handle AC services with. So read on, and be sure to contact us if you are ready to start breathing air of a higher quality in your home.

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How to Improve Your Home’s Air Quality

Monday, September 11th, 2017

allergies-indoor-airMost of the calls we receive as heating and air conditioning technicians in La Plata, NM are about air conditioning. Most of the year, people are focused on beating the heat, as your health and comfort depend on it. But there’s another piece of the puzzle when it comes to staying healthy and comfortable in your own home: its indoor air quality.

We think that, in some ways, indoor air quality is just as important as climate control, and we have solutions for any home that needs them. In the meantime, check out our advice on keeping your home’s air as clean as possible.

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Indoor Air Quality Recommendations for the Allergy Season

Monday, February 27th, 2017

allergies-indoor-airAs allergy season approaches, lots of us are already feeling the effects. Coughing, sneezing, itchy eyes, and more leave many of us stuck indoors. But what if the indoor air is just as bad as the air outside—or worse?

Our indoor air quality recommendations cover solutions that can treat the air throughout your home—as well as little steps that help to keep dust and allergens out of the air in the first place. Call our friendly indoor air quality specialists for more!

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Humidify Your Whole Home for All-Around Comfort

Monday, February 13th, 2017

relaxing-sofaWe get our fair share of hot, humid months during the monsoon season. But for much of the year, New Mexico residents deal with dry weather that makes it difficult to stay comfortable. Levels of humidity–high or low–have a major effect on how comfortable we feel, no matter how well we set the temperature on the thermostat.

Sometimes, you need a little extra help getting your home to feel comfortable. That’s where our technicians come in. Don’t deal with the impact of low humidity levels on your home and family. Get a whole-house humidifier that may help improve your health and comfort. Learn more in the guide below. 

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Why a Pleated Filter May Not Be the Right Choice for Your Heating and Cooling System

Monday, September 26th, 2016

If you have had air quality issues inside of your home, you might be looking into all of the solutions available. Chances are high that your air conditioning and heating system currently has a filter in place (we hope!), but it’s likely a standard fiberglass filter.

When you shop around for replacement filters, you might notice another common type, pleated media filters which may cost a bit more but do offer more powerful filtration. Learn more about why this may or may not be the right choice!

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