How Can Dirty Air Ducts Impede My Air Conditioner?

February 8th, 2016

We use our air conditioning systems pretty much year round in this part of the country. Considering how much we rely upon our air conditioners, few would bother using inefficient, ineffective window units in order to heat a whole house. If you have a small studio or rent a room, that may suffice. If you’re looking to cool an entire house, though, a central air conditioner is really what you want. Of course, central air conditioners use ductwork in order to distribute cooled air throughout. That means that you must be sure that your air ducts are in fine working condition, and this includes ensuring that they are clean within. Continue Reading

Why You Must Keep Your Condensate Drain Clean

February 1st, 2016

When you get home, you want to relax in a cool, comfortable environment, especially during our brutally hot summer season. When your air conditioner is working just as it should, you probably don’t give it all that much thought. Don’t allow a well-performing air conditioner to lull you into a false sense of security, though. There are a number of problems that can develop with your system, particularly if you do not complete the minor maintenance steps that the system demands. Changing your air filter, for instance, protects both the performance quality and overall integrity of your air conditioner in Wellington, FL. Do not forget about your condensate drain line, either, though. This can be the source of a surprising number of varied problems.  Continue Reading

Does My AC Have a Refrigerant Leak?

January 25th, 2016

If you use a central air conditioner or a heat pump to keep your home comfortable, then that system is reliant upon its refrigerant cycle in order to facilitate the heat transfer process. Because of this, a refrigerant leak is quite a serious issue with any home cooling system. Simply put, your air conditioner is not going to function properly if it is leaking refrigerant. Should enough refrigerant leak out of the system, you may be looking at very expensive, or even potentially catastrophic damages. That is why it is so important that you schedule professional air conditioning repairs in Royal Palm Beach, FL when you suspect that your AC is leaking refrigerant. Following are some warning signs to look out for, courtesy of the pros here at Envirotech Air Quality Services. Continue Reading

When Are UV Germicidal Lights Appropriate?

January 18th, 2016

Dealing with subpar indoor air quality in one’s home can prove to be quite frustrating. It is doubly so if you cannot seem to make any headway in your pursuit of better indoor air quality. That is why it is so important that you are sure to use the most appropriate systems and equipment for your particular needs. In many instances, using UV germicidal lights in West Palm Beach, FL is advisable. UV germicidal lights are not needed in every home, but can greatly benefit those dealing with certain issues. Read the following tips regarding these systems, and remember to schedule your indoor air quality services with the pros here at Envirotech Air Quality Services. Continue Reading

Schedule Prompt Remediation Services to Avoid Serious Problems with Mold

January 11th, 2016

Our climate is very humid for much of the year. We all know that this level of humidity can leave us feeling quite uncomfortable in areas without air conditioning. What too many homeowners fail to realize, though—at least, until it’s too late—is that high levels of humidity can also lead to serious problems with mold in the home. These problems may include costly damages to your home, plummeting indoor air quality, and even serious, adverse health effects. This very informative article describes the adverse health effects mold may cause if not remediated quickly and properly. Envirotech Air Quality Services is licensed to test for mold and to remediate mold damage. Please contact us if you suspect you may have mold growth in your home or business.

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3 of the Worst Indoor Air Quality Problems

January 4th, 2016

The new year is upon us, and it’s time to take a deep breath, reflect upon our lives, and also improve our homes. When it comes to advancing the comfort and convenience of your home, few factors are as important as the quality of the air that you and your loved ones breathe. Considering our climate here in Wellington, it’s absolutely critical that you keep a close watch over your indoor air quality. When your windows and doors are shut tightly against the elements in order to stay comfortable and conserve energy, contaminants and pollutants tend to linger a bit longer than they should. Continue Reading

4 Ways that HVAC Systems Develop Mold

December 28th, 2015

The idea that toxic mold could thrive in the ducts is something that no homeowner wants to face. But a musty smell when you run the air conditioner or the appearance of mold on an air vent is something you simply cannot ignore. Unfortunately, HVAC systems are prone to developing mold, and we help you to understand the reasons in this guide. If you suspect a mold problem in your ducts, call in an expert right away! Continue Reading

Now Is the Perfect Time for Commercial AC Maintenance

December 21st, 2015

Residential air conditioning systems really see a lot of use in this area, as our summer weather is so intense and the heat sticks around for so much  of the year. Of course, commercial air conditioners operate under even greater levels of stress, and are pretty much in use year-round. Now that the weather is cooling off a bit for the season, it is the perfect time for scheduling routine, preventative commercial AC maintenance in Lake Worth, FL. Doing so can benefit you in a number of ways, as you’ll see below. Of course, in order to ensure that you reap the full benefits of commercial air conditioning maintenance, you need to have the job done by a qualified professional. That is why you should contact Envirotech Air Quality Services to schedule service. Continue Reading

Why Opt for a Commercial Rooftop Unit?

December 14th, 2015

When you own a commercial property, it is your responsibility to maintain a comfortable environment within that commercial property throughout the year. Your clients, tenants, employees, and any other visitors to your space will expect nothing less. Of course, considering how hot our weather generally is, you are going to need a powerful air conditioner to do so. Moreover, you will also need a heating system to warm your property, even if the need to do so is rather infrequent. With this in mind, you may want to consider the installation of a rooftop unit in West Palm Beach, FLEnvirotech Air Quality Services is the company that you want to install and service your rooftop HVAC equipment. Continue Reading

Do I Need Air Conditioning Repairs?

December 7th, 2015

There is certainly some mild weather during the winter season in which you may not need to run your air conditioner but, generally speaking, our cooling season does more or less last all year long. With that in mind, it is understandable to worry about the condition of your AC from time to time. While having your system repaired in January may not be quite as problematic as it would be in August, you still want to ensure that the job is completed promptly, which means that you need to spot problems with your system early on. Doing so can be tricky, but there are plenty of warning signs to be aware of which can tip you off to the need for AC repairs in West Palm Beach, FL. Call Envirotech Air Quality Services to schedule service. Continue Reading