Indoor Air Pollution: What Are the Most Common causes?

March 9, 2021

On exceptionally hot days in Las Vegas, the smog causes the air to become thick. Then, it’s easy to see how poor outdoor air quality can cause health problems. A threat that’s just as real, though, is poor indoor air quality in your home. Indoor air pollution can become an expensive problem, but only if you let it. In some ways, poor indoor air quality carries with it more serious risks. And that’s based on the fact that many individuals in Las Vegas spend much of their time inside. That’s why it’s important to understand the various

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How Can I Make My Windows More Energy Efficient

February 20, 2021

Windows remains arguably the most debated architectural feature in the home. They contribute a lot to the esthetics of a house and are considered the house’s eyes and soul. Many homeowners usually have concerns with making changes to the windows because it impacts the house’s aesthetic. However, windows are the main culprits in heat exchange and ultimately increase heating and cooling costs. Experts estimate that approximately 25% of total heat loss happens through the windows. Anyone keen on improving their home’s energy efficiency will consider looking for ways to make their windows more energy efficient.

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How To Improve Indoor Air Quality Naturally

February 12, 2021

Are you experiencing itchy eyes, sneezing, or a sore throat while at home? Does your house sometimes smell musty or mildewy? Then you may have an issue with indoor air quality on your hands. Luckily, there are some easy ways to improve your home’s air quality without having to hire a professional service or invest in pricey whole-house air purifiers. At The Cooling Company, we have been in the business of helping Las Vegas residents breathe easier at home for more than 50 years. Our technicians are seasoned experts at purifying indoor. So we can improve

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What Are The Benefits of A Zoning System?

January 22, 2021

A traditional HVAC system runs on a single thermostat. This is ineffective as different floors and rooms in your home have different factors that affect their temperature. A zoning system eliminates this challenge by having different thermostats for different areas within a home. This way, you will have cooled or heated air where you need it in your home. The zoning system interacts with the thermostats to open and close dampers in your home’s ductwork. Which Home Can Benefit From a Zoned HVAC System? If your home has different levels, basements, a finished attic, and newly

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How Can A Humidification Unit Increase Home Comfort?

January 10, 2021

As temperatures drop during winter, one thing is sure. You are more likely to feel some more physical effects than the cold. Both outdoor and indoor air normally becomes drier in the winter. Cold or freezing temperatures make it harder for the air in your home to hold moisture. As a result, humidity begins to drop. And then low humidity’s adverse effects begin to set in. It can be beneficial to have a humidification unit installed. These systems help maintain acceptable levels of humidity in your home. The device should be powerful enough to

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5 Reasons You Should Install an Energy-Efficient Heating System

December 18, 2020

When it comes to your Las Vegas home’s energy consumption, there’s one thing we all know. Your heating system ranks near the top of the list in terms of how much energy is used. Therefore, when it’s time to replace your heating system, it would be wise to consider an energy-efficient heating system. You will find many types of heating systems available from The Cooling Company. The energy-efficient systems, though, are the ones that offer benefits that other types of heating systems can’t match. To help you think through this decision with all the necessary information, here are five

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Is an Outdoor HVAC Unit Cover Really Worth It?

December 9, 2020

With the cold winter months looming ahead, the last thing most Las Vegas residents have on their minds is running their air conditioner. Since most air conditioners utilize both an indoor and an outdoor unit to condition air, it makes sense to want to try and protect the outdoor unit while it’s not in use. After all, your indoor unit has full protection throughout the winter, so doesn’t your outdoor unit deserve the same level of care? The truth is that the answer to this question is somewhat complicated. And it is, in many ways, based on

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Understanding The Most Efficient Home Heating Methods

November 27, 2020

Although the winters in Las Vegas aren’t as cold as they are in other cities, that doesn’t mean there aren’t cool nights to deal with. When those cool nights come, it’s important that you’re heating your home in the most efficient way possible so you aren’t surprised by a high utility bill. Fortunately, there are multiple changes you can make to help make your home heating more efficient. Here are a few we at The Cooling Company suggest. Thermostat Settings The easiest way to improve the efficiency of your furnace is to change your thermostat settings. Some slight changes here

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Your HVAC System Will Affect Your Home’s Value

November 10, 2020

Many things can affect the value of your home. If you have a newer HVAC system, it can raise your property value. However, HVAC systems don’t always provide that added boost to your resale value. There are some factors that can affect your home’s market price. Here are a few ways your house’s resale value can benefit from a new HVAC system. Home Values and HVAC Systems Many homeowners want to know if an HVAC system will affect the value of their homes. There is no clear-cut answer to this question. If you have a

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8 Tips to Extend the Life Expectancy of Your Air Conditioner

October 20, 2020

Most people who pay for a new air conditioning system will want that unit to perform well for as many years as possible. For this desire to become a reality, steps to promote the longevity of your air conditioner need to be taken as early as possible. The following tips will help you improve the lifespan of your AC unit as well as promote the optimal performance of your equipment. 1. Get Regular Tune-Ups An annual tune-up provides one of the best ways to ensure that your air conditioning system will work properly for a

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