Dust Off Your Air Conditioner To Help Control Dust

Posted on: 12 February 2015

If you're having a tough time with dust in your home, you might want to consider your air conditioner as a secret weapon. While air conditioners can't eliminate dust, they can remove at least some of it if the dust is sucked into the air conditioning system. However, you do have to ensure that the air conditioner stays in good shape so that it can have some effect. If you never maintain the air conditioner at all, you could end up merely redistributing the dust, rather than removing it. [Read More]

3 Ways To Keep Your Air Conditioner In Good Condition So That Repair Is Not Needed As Often

Posted on: 9 February 2015

Your air conditioner will function much better if you take good care of it. If you want to prolong the need for serious repairs, then here are 3 things you can do to make sure that it stays in good condition: Duct Cleaning First, duct cleaning is an excellent idea because it will keep the ducts clean and free flowing. If your ducts get too clogged, then this can make your air conditioner work a lot harder and a lot longer every time the air kicks on. [Read More]

Common Oak Varieties In The Northern US And Canada

Posted on: 4 February 2015

Known for their tall, majestic stature, oak trees are common throughout North America. There are many different species of oaks, each with its own characteristics. Knowing what type of oak tree you have will help you know what to expect as your tree continues to grow and mature. Here's a look at the most common varieties of oak trees found in the northern United States and Canada. Look over these descriptions to identify the oak trees in your yard. [Read More]

Waterproofing & Green Roofs: Should You Upgrade To A Green Roof?

Posted on: 29 January 2015

According to a survey conducted by Harris Polls Online, 90% of Americans currently recycle in an effort to live greener lifestyles. However, despite the large percentage of households that are participating in recycling, not all of them are aware of exactly what they should do in order to further their efforts to live more eco-friendly lifestyles. If you are also unsure of how to incorporate green changes into your life, then there are numerous ways to achieve this goal. [Read More]