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

How to Tell Your Insulation Needs Help

Monday, June 27th, 2022

Did you know that the insulation in your home is important year-round?

We often think of insulation as something we want around only in the wintertime to keep out the cold. And while that is exactly the kind of thing good housing insulation does, it can work the other way too.

A home with good insulation can keep the heat and humidity out of your home for longer, improving your comfort. Or, at least, it should. If you have started to notice the house is heating up faster or maybe there are areas of the home that have hot spots, it may be a sign something is wrong with your home’s insulation.

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Is Your Insulation Up to Snuff?

Monday, November 15th, 2021

It is stuffed into your walls and layered around the attic or crawlspace in your home. Insulation is out of sight but it does a lot of work for the sake of your comfort. Without insulation, it would be harder to keep cool air in the house during summer and, likewise, harder to hold in the heat during winter.

People may take their insulation for granted over the years. What we mean by that is too many homeowners forget to check on the condition of their insulation to see if it is starting to suffer and that can lead to issues.

Is your insulation in Farmington, NM up to snuff? Here’s how to check on it and what to do if you think your insulation needs help.

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3 Unsavory Contaminants in Your Air and How We Can Help Get Rid of Them

Monday, October 18th, 2021

Do you know what unseen invaders are floating around in your home? Okay, maybe that is a tad dramatic but we do want you to take a moment to consider what contaminants may be in your home. This isn’t the result of ghosts in the house. It is simply the reality that many modern homes face–your home is well-sealed but struggles with poor indoor air quality.

Poor indoor air quality is going to translate to airborne particulates that are less than desirable circulating around your house over and over again. This doesn’t just include dust. There are plenty of contaminants that can find their way into your home that you probably would rather get rid of. Our team can help with that. Let’s discuss some of the scarier contaminants that may have found their way indoors and what our team can do to help get them out.

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Portable vs. Whole-House Purifiers

Monday, August 9th, 2021

You want to have clean breathable air in your house. The question is how do you get to that level of indoor air quality? Running around the house with a just drag won’t exactly do the trick I will give your kids a giggle. If you are struggling with poor air quality in your house the best solution is going to be found in a new indoor air quality system.

One system that you may want to consider is an air purifier in Waterflow, NM. Chances are pretty high that you have heard of air purifiers by this point. Chances are also high that when we mention these systems you are thinking about the portable units rather than the whole house ones. While portable purifiers can be helpful, we want to give you some information on why whole-house air purifiers are a far better investment for your comfort and your home.

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3 Ways to Boost Your Indoor Air Quality

Monday, July 12th, 2021

The quality of the air in your home plays a pretty important role in your overall comfort. Things like humidity and the presence of dust in the air can be factors that help or hinder indoor air quality (IAQ). The question is, how exactly are you supposed to manage those factors?

When it comes to improving your IAQ, your best option is to reach out to and work with a professional team like ours. We can help you determine your biggest IAQ issues and the best solutions to address them. When it comes to getting the best comfort for your home, we are the team to go to!

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Dirty Air Can Cause Discomfort

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

Have you ever looked at a dust storm and thought to yourself, “Wow that looks like something enjoyable to run through.” Probably not, unless you’re three or four years old and enthralled by just about anything to do with dirt. This is just one example of the negative association we have with excessive amounts of dust and debris in the air we breathe.

What can you do about excess amounts of dirt in the air in your home? There’s only so much dusting one person can do after all. Thankfully there is a way to combat dirty air in your home so that way it does not hinder your home comfort. Robbins Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. provides indoor air quality systems that can help, such as a system for air filtration in Farmington, NM.

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The Perks of Air Purifiers

Monday, May 17th, 2021
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The house smells like taco night which is a pretty delicious smell. The problem? You aren’t making tacos. You made them last week. So the fact that the smell is still around is a bit… disconcerting.

This is something you don’t want to encounter often and we are glad to tell you that there is a way to address it. Installing an air purifier in Farmington, NM can help you address lingering smells and a variety of other things that might negatively impact your air quality.

Learn more about the incredible benefits you can enjoy when you install and air purifier here.

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Heat, Humidity, and You

Monday, December 28th, 2020

sick-coupleYou usually hear about humidity the most when it is appreciated the least—during summer. Not one enjoys days that are both hot and humid because it is far harder to cool down and get comfortable in that environment. That doesn’t mean humidity is your enemy though. The way that high humidity can mess with your comfort in summer is the same way that overly dry air can ruin your comfort throughout the winter season.

We want to help you stay as optimally comfortable as possible. In order to do that, we need you to know why humidity can be your ally during the coldest months of the year and how we can help you achieve the best humidity levels in your home.

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You Might Need an IAQ System If…

Monday, December 14th, 2020

There are two key factors that play a role in keeping your home comfortable: air temperature and air quality. Temperature is controllable via your heater as you may have guessed but how in the world are you supposed to control the quality of the air in your house? With the help of an indoor air quality system of course!

Indoor air quality (IAQ) systems are going to help you tackle some of the biggest issues that are hindering your home from enjoying good clean air. Not sure how to tell if you could use an IAQ system? We have the answers, systems, and services you need.

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Air Filters, Purifiers, and More To Help Your Health This Winter

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

There are so many things that can mess with your comfort when you live around here. We’ve all had our fair share of sneezing attacks due to dust. But did you know that there are systems out there that can help keep the air in your home clean and clear?

It’s true. If you are tired of your allergies being just as bad indoors and they are outside, it may be time to talk to one of our team members about some indoor air quality solutions. We can assess your air quality needs and work with you to schedule the installation of your new IAQ system.

To start, let’s check out what your best options are for your indoor air quality solutions this winter: a humidifier, an air filter, or an air purifier in Fruitland, NM.

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