It’s Time to Focus on Healthy Air

August 10th, 2020

What does healthy air mean to you? When you close your eyes and imagine healthy air, is it the fresh smell of a brook or meadow? Do you think of a recently lit candle or a specific type of perfume?

While odors might be a telling sign that you’ve got a problem with your indoor air quality, they’re not the full story. A lot of contaminants that exist within our indoor air are impossible to detect with our noses and eyes. Viruses, bacteria, mold spores—they’re all contaminants that can be hard to ward off without the right equipment.

Thankfully, with the help of an air purifier in Bay Village, OH you could combat the contaminants that are making you sick. Let’s talk about how investing in an air purifier could help make your life a lot easier.

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Global Plasma Solutions: A Proven Solution Against COVID-19

July 30th, 2020

Global Plasma Solutions recently announced their industry-leading ionization testing results, demonstrating a 99.4% reduction rate on a SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) surface strain within 30 minutes, the first instance in which an air purification company has effectively neutralized SARS-CoV-2. This is great news for anyone who has been looking to purchase an air purifier recently. From commercial buildings to aircraft interiors, it looks like this is the beginning of a new gold standard for air purification.

The elimination of this Coronavirus was done via Needlepoint Bipolar Ionization (NBPI) technology. What this means is that this air purifier uses an electronic charge to create a high concentration of positive and negative ions. These ions attach to harmful pathogens inactivating them and help particulate stick together, subsequently become easier to filter. It’s as simple as that!

This is good news. With our technology and your vigilance, we can work to make indoor environments healthier and more breathable. Whether you’re a commercial space or a concerned member of the community, give us a call if you need help.

Call the team at Westland Heating & Air Conditioning if you have any questions about the quality of your indoor air.

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Assess the Condition of Your AC

July 27th, 2020

How is your air conditioner doing? No, we’re not asking you to go outside and physically ask your outdoor AC cabinet how it’s doing. It’s not going to give you any answers. We’re talking about the condition of its mechanical components and the cooling power it produces. Is it working to your standards?

Too many homeowners think that their air conditioner works, and that’s all they need to know. Not many people like to think about how their air conditioner is working, or more specifically if it’s working well enough. How long does it take for your home to cool off? How high are your energy bills? Does it cool your home without making strange noises or causing a ruckus?

Be sure to keep reading as we prompt you to pay closer attention to your air conditioning in Strongsville, OH. We’ll get to the bottom of whether or not your AC is in good condition.

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The Difference Between an Air Purifier and an Air Filter

July 13th, 2020

Air purification is becoming a necessity in our day and age. Homes are being built so airtightly to keep conditioned and heated air inside that little attention is being paid to the lack of fresh and clean air that can exist indoors. Luckily, ingenuity in the HVAC industry has lead to some pretty remarkable solutions for this problem, including the air purifier and air filter.

Today we’re going to talk about the difference that you can expect between an air filtration system and an air purifier in Avon, OH. They’re different in the goals they accomplish while they might both improve your home’s indoor air quality. Homeowners who are looking to study up on these systems before they make a purchase, pay attention!

Let’s talk about the benefits of each system, how they operate, and which system might be right for you.

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4 Unique Advantages of an Air Scrubber

June 29th, 2020

Air scrubbers are a nifty tool to take advantage of when trying to improve your indoor air quality. Many homeowners can’t even imagine living their lives without one! From eliminating odors to keeping your home safe, an Air Scrubber does its fair share of the heavy lifting when it comes to the health and well-being of your home.

We’re going to discuss in this blog post some of the lesser-known advantages of an Air Scrubber. If you might have been brought to this blog post by knowing that an Air Scrubber makes you healthier, then you may not know some of the other fun facts we’ll be talking about.

By using technology developed by NASA, the Air Scrubber by Aerus can detect harmful particles in the air and neutralize them by actively purifying your home. If this sounds like it’s too good to be true, we implore you to read on and learn about the hidden benefits of this amazing technology.

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The Benefits of Professional Heat Pump Installation

June 15th, 2020

Heat pumps are exceptional pieces of technology, but if you think you can install your heat pump on your own then you’re gravely mistaken. These units are complex and use lines of refrigerant and other components that need to be sized accordingly and installed with the steady hand of a professional. That’s why we’d like to talk more in detail about what kinds of benefits you can expect from heat pump installation that’s performed by a professional technician.

Professional heat pump installation isn’t just for peace of mind, it can also help you avoid expensive repairs down the road. In some bad cases, a poor amateur heat pump installation could lead to the need for a replacement in only a couple of years.

Let’s work on mitigating these problems and avoiding some of them altogether with professional installation services.

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AC Repair FAQ

June 1st, 2020

Air conditioners need to be repaired at least a few times during their service lives. The only problem is that in order for a professional to perform sensible repairs that are needed for your AC, you’ll need to call us when you suspect a problem. This is probably the most important, and often neglected, part of the process.

In order to mitigate that issue, we’ve included a brief FAQ centered on repair issues and when to call a professional for help. Ideally, we’d ask that you call us even if you’re not sure if there’s a problem or not, but most homeowners want a more specific response than that—so here you go!

AC repairs in Westlake, OH aren’t to be scoffed at. Don’t let heatwaves take you by surprise and cause a small issue in your AC to get much worse. Call us today!

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Choosing the Right AC Unit for Your Home

May 18th, 2020

Air conditioners come in all shapes and sizes, and in order to choose the right one, you’re going to have to do a little bit of research. From central air conditioners, to ductless mini splits, to even heat pumps, you’ve got a wide selection to choose from if you’re in the market. The only problem is, unless you’re familiar with the HVAC industry, you’re probably confused as to what the differences are between them.

You’re not the only one! Homeowners everywhere get confused when signing up for AC system installation in Westlake, particularly because air conditioners are so different these days. Different models have different functions, different SEER ratings, and cool homes using different technology.

So today we’re going to dive into the three main types of air conditioners we offer and talk about what separates them.

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Protect Your Home with a UV Germicidal Light

May 4th, 2020

By staying inside more these days, it’s become increasingly apparent to so many of us that indoor air quality is of the utmost importance. Keeping your air fresh, clean, and odorless is vital when you’re working from home or just trying to enjoy yourself.

That’s why investing in a germicidal UV light air purifier can be a great solution for homeowners who are starting to pay more attention to their indoor air quality. Keeping yourself safe from bacteria, viruses, and mold spores is one of the highest priorities you should have—and these types of technology are tested and proven to help air remain clean.

Still unconvinced? Below we’ve outlined some of the benefits that this type of system can produce. UV germicidal lights in Westlake are available to homeowners who want them, and we’d like to make the case that it could help you and your home.

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The Science Behind Humidity

April 20th, 2020

Homeowners know a lot about temperature control and the seasonal changes in their area, but they know much less about humidity than we’d like. Humidity is one of the largest contributors to comfort issues and frustration with a poorly performing air conditioner. That’s why we’d like to take time today to talk about humidity and where it fits on the grand scale of comfort and temperature.

Are you dealing with poor humidity in your home? Could you use a whole-home dehumidifier? Whether or not you know the answer to that question off the top of your head, we can help figure this out by providing some details about what exactly humidity does and how it can affect your comfort.

Trust us, once you know a little bit more about humidity, you’ll be able to make a more informed decision about what your home could use to combat humidity problems.

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