What Is an ERV?

Monday, August 31st, 2015

Is your house air-tight? Do you struggle with having good ventilation because it is so air-tight? Then the indoor air quality experts at Air Services Unlimited have a great solution for you: an energy recovery ventilator. Also known as an ERV, this component brings your home the ventilation it needs, but it has many other benefits as well.

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How Long Should My Air Conditioning System Last?

Monday, August 24th, 2015

It is a common question, and one that we hear in regard to new installations all the way to that AC system that’s been hanging on for years. While there is no exact answer for this question, there are some average lifespan estimates you can go on, but at the end of the day, you, as the homeowner, have a lot of control over how long your air conditioning system in Nederland, TX will last.

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What Is Blown-In Insulation?

Monday, August 17th, 2015

It wasn’t too long ago that insulation was pretty much relegated to the pink or yellow cotton-candyish fiberglass material we’ve all seen in home goods stores. This type of insulation, known as batt or roll, is still used a lot, but there are other insulation choices available for homeowners, and one of these other choices is blown-in insulation. This type of insulation can be used for initial insulation in a new home, but it works just as well for adding insulation to a home that needs extra insulation.

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Why Won’t My AC Cool Below 75 Degrees?

Monday, August 10th, 2015

We are at the apex of summer in Orange, TX, which means our daily temperatures are typically in the triple digits. This also means your whole home air conditioner is working at full capacity to keep your home cool and comfortable. However, “cool and comfortable” can be a relative term, especially when talking about specific degrees, and in our area during the summer, it’s very important to keep on eye the temperature you set on your thermostat.

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Why Are My Energy Bills So High?

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

We are at the hottest time of year in Nederland, TX, and you are likely running your air conditioner around the clock. Most homeowners expect to see a rise in their energy bills at this time of year, but if you are seeing a dramatic spike instead of a slight increase, there’s something amiss. There can be a few reasons for this, and it’s important to call your AC specialist at Air Services Unlimited to determine what the reason is.

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