Indoor Air Quality Articles

Your HVAC System Can Enhance Sleep

February 15, 2024

The sound of a well-maintained heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is like a lullaby for a good night’s sleep. If odd sounds, such as banging, squealing, or rattling, from your HVAC system are keeping you up at night, it is time to schedule maintenance and regain a peaceful nighttime environment in your Louisiana…

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier?

September 30, 2023
Why Do I Need a Humidifier? Woman sitting on couch with eyes closed.

Winter is right around the corner and with it comes freezing temperatures, frequent illness, and dry indoor air. If you struggle with discomfort during the winter in your Metairie home, you may benefit from investing in a humidification system. 

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

August 8, 2023
Sick little schoolgirl coughs and blows nose wiping with white paper napkin.

Our team at Precise Comfort & Climate Specialists wants to help keep your home’s indoor air quality high and you and your family healthy and comfortable.

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How UV Lights Benefit Your HVAC system

October 19, 2022
A woman plays with her dog indoors. How UV Lights Benefit Your HVAC system.

Adding an UV lighting system to the HVAC equipment of your LA home or business creates a healthier environment for you and your loved ones.

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How to Reduce Dust in Your Home

October 6, 2022
A hand with dust on the fingertips is above a table. How to Reduce Dust in Your Home.

Dust can have a big affect on the indoor air quality (IAQ) of your Kenner, LA home, but Precise Comfort and Climate Specialists has solutions.

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Thermostat 101 Basics

August 30, 2022
A person fiddling with their thermostat.

In the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry, your thermostat is the undisputed leader of the heating and cooling team. It signals your furnace and air conditioner (AC) when to turn on and off. Whenever your thermostat detects a temperature change that’s different from the desired setting in your New Orleans home, it barks out a new directive to adjust the indoor climate.

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Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

July 12, 2022
Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control, Why You Need Whole-House Humidity Control

When indoor plumbing became more popular in the 1940s, a whole new level of comfort and convenience began for homeowners. However, with that convenience came new challenges. One of those challenges is controlling humidity levels so they remain safe and comfortable inside your home. According to HVAC.com, the ideal humidity level is between 30 percent and 50 percent.

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Why Air Duct Cleaning Is Important

March 15, 2022
Air Duct Cleaning

Just like your lungs are an important connection to the rest of your respiratory system, your home’s ductwork, or air ducts, are importantly connected to your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system. For your HVAC system—and your lungs—to perform at peak level, the numerous airways need to be open and clear. All in the name of breathing properly.

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What Are Air Scrubbers?

December 16, 2021
Air Scrubbers

These days, you cannot help but think more about killing germs, staying healthy, and paying a little extra attention to personal hygiene. Given that most of us spend about 90 percent of our time indoors, effectively destroying viruses and bacteria is now very relevant to all of our lives. Air scrubbers use the latest advancements in residential indoor air quality (IAQ) technology to keep your Louisiana home healthy and safe.

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Why Do I Need a Humidifier in the Fall?

November 19, 2021
Humidifiers

No matter which way you experience it, one thing is evident in them all––fall brings drier air. The cooler air simply can’t hold as much moisture as warm air, resulting in the dry air. While it can make for crisp mornings for walking, the lack of moisture in the air can also take its toll on you, your home, and your overall comfort.

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