Kool Breeze of Northwest Florida, Inc Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Navarre’

Will a Dehumidifier Improve My Indoor Air Quality?

Monday, June 10th, 2024
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The humidity is no joke in Florida. It affects everything! It also makes our lush green palm trees and beautiful flowers possible, which we’re grateful for. But that doesn’t mean we want a humid atmosphere or lush green mold ecosystem inside our homes! Too much humidity can cause a wide variety of problems, and keeping indoor humidity at an ideal level has many benefits.

What level of humidity is ideal? How can we keep that level of humidity throughout a home? What are the benefits? Will keeping the humidity lower in your home improve your indoor air quality? We’ve got all these answers and more. Read on!

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Get Ready for Your HVAC Replacement Appointment

Monday, April 15th, 2024

Your HVAC system is like the heart and lungs of your home. It’s absolutely critical, whether it’s summer and you need AC, or it’s winter and you need heat. It can even include things like a dehumidifier or an air purifier. So you don’t want to be caught unprepared when some portion of that critical system needs to be replaced.

Having as much information as possible in advance can help you make decisions about when to schedule something as important as a furnace or air conditioner replacement. How long does it take to replace a heating or AC system? What do you need to do to prepare for the installation appointment? We’ll give you the facts. If you have any questions about HVAC replacement in Navarre, FL, we’d be delighted to provide you with answers.

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How a UV Air Purifier Helps You Sleep Better at Night

Monday, March 4th, 2024
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Indoor air quality has a major impact on people’s wellbeing. Breathing in contaminants and allergens can have serious consequences for respiratory systems, causing an increase in allergy and asthma symptoms and general irritation of the lungs, nose, and throat, and even the eyes. But poor-quality air can have other impacts, too.

Did you know that when indoor air quality is improved, people’s quality of sleep is improved as well? Imagine being able to breathe more freely and avoid germs and irritants and illness while also getting better sleep at night and more energy during the day! A UV air purifier can give you all these benefits. How does purified air help you sleep better at night? Here’s the scoop.

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The Unmistakable Sign That Your Old Furnace Has to Go

Monday, January 22nd, 2024
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Toward the end of the life of a furnace, homeowners sometimes spend a lot of time and mental energy wrestling with the decision of when to replace it. Of course, if you could get by for a couple more winters, it would feel like a waste to get a new furnace now. But if you wait until it’s completely broken down, you’ll have to rush the replacement so you don’t freeze!

If only there was some way to know whether you should get rid of that old furnace now or try to keep it running, huh? Well, we’ve got some information for you. There’s one thing that means your furnace absolutely must be replaced. Simple, right? Well, it’s a little more complex than that. We’ll explain.

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Why Your Business Needs a Commercial Air Purifier

Monday, December 11th, 2023
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As a business owner, there’s so much you need to manage to make your space clean and safe. This includes everything from making sure the space is kept clean and sanitized, to maintaining a comfortable temperature with heating and AC systems. All of these things will make employees and customers happier, healthier, and willing to spend more time in your establishment.

But what about the air that your employees and customers are breathing? While you might be able to avoid touching a dirty bathroom floor, it’s impossible to avoid breathing, even if the air might be contaminated. A commercial air purifier in Navarre, FL can make a huge difference to your business. Here are some things that you should know.

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Why Does My AC Smell Like Vinegar?

Monday, October 16th, 2023
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Many things in your home emit odors, from the hot-dust smell of turning your heat on for the first time in the winter to the unpleasant aroma of the shoes of your teenagers. Generally, your air conditioner will not be the cause of any smells in your home. But what if it is?

If you notice a sour smell coming from your AC unit or the vents that distribute your conditioned air, it’s time to take action. What could cause an air conditioner to smell like vinegar? We’ll get to the bottom of it. Here are the things you need to check.

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6 Benefits of Smart Thermostats

Monday, September 4th, 2023
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It’s obvious that a brand-new air conditioner will perform better than an old one that’s been running for many years. But it’s not simply the age that would make a difference. Even when the AC units manufactured 10-15 years ago were brand new, they weren’t as good as what’s being made today. These days, new air conditioners are better than ever because there have been advances in the technology they use to operate. 

But it’s not just air conditioners that have changed. The thermostats available today offer amazing benefits. Here are some things you’ll enjoy if you upgrade to a smart thermostat. 

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3 Ways to Improve Your Indoor Air Quality in Florida

Monday, July 24th, 2023
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The air you breathe has major impacts on your health and well-being. And with the amount of time that people spend indoors—estimated at more than 90%—making sure your indoor air is of good quality is critical.

Different places have different air quality conditions. For example, in the dry and sandy southwest, dust is a major problem. In Florida’s climate, what are the most important things you can do to keep your indoor air as clean and healthy as possible? Here are some suggestions. 

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Heat Pump Not Switching to Cooling Mode? Here’s How to Fix That

Monday, June 12th, 2023
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There are a variety of benefits to having a heat pump. For one thing, they’re very energy-efficient, which is a benefit to both the environment and your wallet.

They can also be much quieter than traditional central AC units. But the thing that truly sets heat pumps apart is their ability to switch between heating your home and cooling it, simply reversing the flow of refrigerant to either carry heat into your home or carry it out. 

If your heat pump was set to keep your home cozy during the winter, you’ve had to switch it back to cooling mode by this time of year. But what if you tried and it wouldn’t work? What if your heat pump just won’t cool your home, and is stuck in heating mode? This can happen on occasion and we can explain it to you.

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Why Most Businesses Use Rooftop AC Units

Monday, July 25th, 2022
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When it comes to supplying effective air conditioning or heating to a commercial space, the most popular option is using a packaged rooftop HVAC unit. You are probably already familiar with these, even if you didn’t think you were–you can see them on the top of most commercial buildings.

Rooftop units are popular for a reason. Read on as we go over why most businesses use rooftop air conditioners.

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