A Guide to Attic Insulation

August 8, 2020

Having an attic in your Las Vegas, NV, home is a bonus. However, an attic is notorious for allowing cooled air to escape. While it is great for storage, the attic can be more than that; it can be another usable room. Whether you want to finish the attic to use as an additional room or you just want to make your home more energy-efficient, you do want to insulate it. At The Cooling Company, we can provide helpful tips and expertise. Here is a guide to attic insulation to get you started. Inspect the Attic Before you

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Everyday Things That Decrease Your AC Efficiency

August 2, 2020

The intense heat in Las Vegas, NV, means that your air conditioner runs almost every day of the year. If your cooling system isn’t efficient, you’ll have to deal with sky-high utility bills. Instead of sacrificing your comfort to save money, you could evaluate potential ways you’re decreasing your air conditioner’s efficiency. Read on to learn more about eight everyday activities that could be lowering your AC’s energy efficiency. 1. Open Windows and Doors Opening your windows allows fresh outdoor air to circulate through your home. If your home doesn’t have exhaust fans in the kitchen

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Benefits of an Automated Thermostat

July 20, 2020

Your home likely has a thermostat that is your lifeline in the summer and winter. You may be looking to repair or replace this thermostat. More advanced tech is developing every year, and you’ll want to take advantage of the new products available. These items can make the climate of your home more pleasant. For 2020 and beyond, let us take a closer look at some benefits of an automated thermostat. Ideal Temperature To start things off, an automated thermostat is perfect for nailing that ideal temperature you have in mind. A traditional thermostat requires you

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What are VOCs and How do they Affect your Indoor Air?

July 10, 2020

If you’re concerned about the indoor air quality in your home in Las Vegas, you may be surprised to learn that many household products contain high amounts of VOCs. The first step to improving the indoor air quality in your home is to better understand what VOCs are and how they could be negatively affecting your home environment. What Are VOCs and Where Do They Come From? Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are gases that are emitted by a variety of sources. Common household products that contain high amounts of potentially harmful VOCs include:

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Rooftop Air Conditioner vs. A Side-Yard Air Conditioner

June 20, 2020

Most people think that all air conditioners are the same. In theory, a cooling system removes hot air from inside your home, chills it through a cooling process, and returns it to your rooms. However, there are two unique styles of AC units that can maximize your indoor comfort. Before you decide on a particular model, you will want to learn more about and compare the benefits of these units. Advantages of a Rooftop Air Conditioner In most cases, a rooftop air conditioner consists of a centralized cooling system that operates differently than a side-yard

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8 Tips To Keep Your AC System Running Optimally

June 12, 2020

Cooling and heating your home accounts for the highest percentage of your residential energy usage. Any reduction in energy usage will result in fewer costs on your utility bills and more money in your pocket. By being proactive and thinking purposefully about your air system, you can institute many changes to ensure that your system is working optimally and efficiently. Most of these steps are easy and just require you to implement them. You will be rewarded with a more efficient cooling system and less energy usage. 1. Keeping the Right Temperature You can reduce your

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What are the Types of Smart Thermostats?

May 20, 2020

Although you are most likely familiar with the types of HVAC systems currently available, you may be unaware that a new type of thermostat exists. Your thermostat accesses your system to ensure the temperature you have set is maintained. At The Cooling Company, the majority of smart thermostats we’ve seen in Las Vegas need additional electric power. This means you are unable to use regular batteries. Smart thermostats do not require enough power where an electrical outlet is necessary. These thermostats are either powered by your system or with a common wire referred to as a dedicated C wire.

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Tips for Improving Indoor Air Quality in the Spring

May 10, 2020

With the splendor of spring now in full force, it’s time to start thinking about the brutally hot summer ahead. On most days during the summer, you won’t want to venture outside very much, meaning your Las Vegas home needs to be as comfortable and as healthy as possible. One way to achieve this goal is to improve your home’s indoor air quality during the spring so that it’s in good shape when summer rolls around. To help you breathe a little easier, here are eight simple tips from The Cooling Company to help you achieve clean indoor

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CrossCountry Mortgage

April 29, 2020

The Cooling Company highly recommends The Parent Team of CrossCountry Mortgage for all your mortgage and refinancing needs! At The Parent Team of CrossCountry Mortgage, they’re committed to making your loan experience as stress-free and simple as possible. They start by offering a robust portfolio of competitive mortgage loans, world-class concierge-level service, and an all-star team of highly experienced and knowledgeable mortgage consultants who will exceed your every expectation. Give them a call at 702-331-8185 to get started or for more information. What makes them different? Hands down,

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What are the Benefits of Air Cleaners in my Home?

April 20, 2020

A recent study done in 52 homes in Arizona found that there could be more than 586 individual airborne substances floating around inside a house. This study supports the generally accepted theory that indoor air is more polluted than the air outside. Poor ventilation and small spaces lead to the accumulation of airborne particles that can be harmful to your health. So how can you solve this problem at your home? The best answer is to get an indoor air cleaner. Read on to learn more about the many benefits of these appliances.

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