Envirotech Air Quality Services Blog

Are There Ways To Prevent Mold Growth In The Home?

May 16th, 2022

corner-of-room-with-mold-and-mildewMold doesn’t just impact the food you brought back from the restaurant and forgot about for a month (we’ve all been there.) Mold, especially in regions as humid as ours, can negatively impact our homes and, by default, our quality of life.

No one wants to use a bathroom with mold creeping out from the corners, or sit in a room with mold decorating the walls like bad wallpaper. It smells bad, looks bad, and in many cases is bad for you. You want to try to prevent mold growth as best as you can. And we can help you do that.

Read on for tips on preventing mold growth in your home and what to do if you encounter mold growth that has already begun.

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How To Tell Your AC Needs Repairs

May 2nd, 2022

overheated-woman-with-fanBeing without a working air conditioner in this part of the country really doesn’t feel like an option. It is definitely something that can happen though. If an air conditioner needs to be repaired and isn’t given the service it needs for long enough, it will result in a system that may not work at all. It may even need to be replaced early if it is bad enough.

If your AC system has a problem, you want to address it as soon as possible. And we want to help you get that fix taken care of! To help you get started, we’ve listed some of the warning signs you should know so you can make the call for an air conditioning service in West Palm Beach, FL as early as possible.

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How Often Do Your Ducts Need To Be Cleaned?

April 18th, 2022

view-inside-ductwork-that-needs-cleaningYou deserve to have as comfortable of a home as possible. Part of what makes that possible is the quality of the air flowing through your home. Your indoor air quality is important to the effective use of your HVAC system along with your health too.

There are plenty of factors to consider that can impact your home’s airflow. But aside from clearing dust with the use of air filters, it is important to remember that dirty ductwork can have a huge impact on your home as well. This is why we provide services such as duct cleaning.

Scheduling duct cleaning in Wellington, FL is important to deal with built-up debris in your ducts that may mess with your comfort. Let us give you the details on when and why you should schedule this service for your ductwork.

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The Benefits Of AC Maintenance You Should Know

April 4th, 2022

You may have heard about maintenance before. This is a service that we offer for just about any air conditioner in the area, from central ACs to heat pumps. And we do so because it is so beneficial!

If you hadn’t heard about AC maintenance in Wellington, FL before now, or you simply haven’t been sure whether or not it is worth your time and money, we’d like to tell you a bit more about the benefits of this service can offer you. After all, there is a reason we recommend that each resident in our area get a tune-up done each year.

Read on to learn more and then reach out to our team to book your tune-up.

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Are Your Ducts Causing Your Allergy Issues?

March 21st, 2022

Springtime is a lovely time of year for all of us. The only catch is for those of us with allergies. We may love those blooming flowers and trees but the pollen they produce certainly doesn’t love us.

We can admire the beauty from the indoors, right? Well, yes and no. You can enjoy the view of spring in full bloom from inside your house, but it may be less comfortable than you expect. Why? Because you may have poor indoor air quality thanks to dirty ductwork that will leave you just as congested as you would be outside, if not more so.

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When a Compressor Breaks, Do You Repair or Replace?

March 7th, 2022

compressor-in-outdoor-ac-unitNo one wants to be without a water heater in their home. However, we still maintain that your air conditioner may be one of the most important systems in your Florida home. On a hot day, a cold shower can feel great but a hot home, not so much.

You need to keep your air conditioner running right especially as things start to heat up again. So if you’ve noticed that your air conditioner is starting to act up a bit now, it is will only worsen. That is why we strongly advise you jump on knocking out any AC repair in Royal Palm Beach, FL that you have now!

But what if the part of your AC that is acting up is your compressor? Is that a fixable issue? We’ll answer that below.

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What Helps and Hinders Mold Growth

February 21st, 2022

signs of mold growth on white wallMold is gross. Plain and simple. You don’t want it on your food because if it shows up it means the food is inedible. And, having mold show up on clothing means you need to do some serious washing. It makes sense then that discovering mold growth in your home would ruin your day.

Unfortunately, homes in our part of the country are at a higher risk for mold growth thanks to our high levels of heat and humidity throughout the year. On the other hand though, that means that at least one team out there has to be a reliable resource for getting rid of it.

That’s what our team is here to do. We aren’t just about helping you regulate the temperature in the room. We can also help with handling mold growth in your house.

If you are doing battle with mold, we want to help. Reach out for mold removal in West Palm Beach, FL today, and read on to discover what habits you can build to get the mold growth in your house to a minimum

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How a Dirty Filter Can Cause Repair Needs

February 7th, 2022

man holding air filterWhen most people think about HVAC system repairs, they think about needing to adjust big things like a refrigerant leak or a broken fan blade. But what about your system air filter?

It might seem like a silly idea but getting your air filter changed can have a huge impact on your system’s operation and its lifespan too. In fact, building the habit of regularly changing your air filter can help you get better system performance and even reduce the chance of needing frequent air conditioning repair in West Palm Beach, FL.

Not sure if regular filter changes are worth it? Let’s look at what this habit can do to help prevent trouble in your system.

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5 Perks that Comes with an AC Upgrade Right Now

January 24th, 2022

woman-looking-concerned-or-surprisedLiving around here means that you rely on your air conditioner to keep you comfortable throughout the majority of the year. That said, we are in a season when your AC may be getting a well-deserved break. While you might not need your AC as much right now, you should probably ask yourself if you can continue to rely on your current system the way you have been.

This is prime time to upgrade your air conditioning in Boca Raton, FL. This is because upgrading now is less likely to interrupt your use of your AC unit. Are you due for an upgrade? If so, you should know that there are some great perks to knocking this job out now. Here’s what you may want to know!

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Start the Year Off With Clean Ductwork

January 10th, 2022

At the start of the new year, it’s always a good idea to think about your home maintenance. You may already get your annual HVAC tune-up, but when’s the last time you scheduled duct cleaning in Boca Raton, FL?

Your ducts need to be cleaned, too, though not as often as your heating and air conditioning unit. Ducts should be cleaned every three to five years for maximum efficiency.

Cleaning your ducts helps remove dirt, prevent mold, and remove other contaminants. This can improve your overall indoor air quality and even help prevent problems such as reduced airflow throughout the home.

If you’re wondering whether your ducts need to be cleaned, read on to discover the warning signs and benefits of duct cleaning.

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