Indoor Air Quality linked to Autism

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Poor Air Quality Linked To Autism:We already know that air pollution is bad for the environment and our health, causing respiratory illnesses and serious health conditions. But new research on the effects of air pollution has found that there might be a link between autism and air pollution. Studies done by the University of Pittsburgh Schools of Health Sciences have … Read More

Indoor Humidity helps reduce allergens

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Indoor Humidity And Its Benefits To Reduce Allergies and Illnesses Your home’s air quality is essential because it can have positive or negative effects on your family’s health. Keeping your home’s air fresh can translate to a healthy family, which is why it’s important always to make sure your home has optimal humidity levels. Three things make a home’s air … Read More

Water Heaters 101: What To Look For When Buying One

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Water Heaters 101 guide

Out of all the appliances in your home, your water heater is one of the most important ones. It’s responsible for providing you hot water when you shower, warm water when you wash dishes and more. But since it’s one of the most used appliances in your home, that also equates to potentially high energy costs. This is why getting … Read More

Don’t ignore these sounds from your heating system or furnace


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Specific Furnace Noises That You Should Need To Be Concerned With Your house can make a lot of weird noises, which might concern you, but most of the time it’s nothing. It can either be your house settling or a noise coming from outside. But sometimes, that strange noise that you keep hearing at night and the day can be … Read More

Why Humidity is beneficial in the Winter

kevin@mac-works.comHeating, Indoor Air Quality

Definition of humidity

We seem to have this love/hate relationship with humidity. It’s horrible in the summer, but quite lovely in the winter! When it’s too humid in the summer, the air is sticky and moist, causing an uncomfortable feeling for many. High humidity in the summer can also lead to some things, including muggy conditions, mold growth and sleep discomfort and the … Read More