Cowboys Air Conditioning & Heating Blog: Archive for the ‘Indoor Air Quality’ Category

What is an Electronic Air Cleaner and How Does it Work?

Monday, March 20th, 2023

Spring is fast approaching which means the flowers are blooming and things are warming up. This makes it easier to plan outdoor picnics and get-togethers but harder to keep your home’s indoor air quality up to par.

You may not realize it but if you have a well-sealed home, then your indoor air quality may be worse than the air quality outside. We can help. Let’s discuss one of the best options to help you combat poor air quality in your home: an electronic air cleaner.

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How Duct Sealing Can Help Your Home

Monday, October 10th, 2022

You already know from reading our blog that having annual maintenance on your HVAC system is important. But did you know that duct sealing is equally important? It may not need to be done every single year but it definitely needs to be done at some point during the life of your unit. Over time, your duct sealing wears out, leaving gaps and holes where cold air can escape and warm air (plus dust, dirt, and allergens) can enter your system. 

Checking for these areas of wear and sealing them can help ensure you have better indoor air quality. Plus your AC unit will work more efficiently. So, if you need indoor air quality service in San Antonio, call our team. Keep reading to learn more about how duct sealing can help your home and family. 

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How an Air Cleaner Can Improve Your Home

Monday, August 15th, 2022
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Have you ever wondered about your indoor air quality? Sure, your AC unit helps to reduce humidity and filter out dust, allergens, and viruses, but there’s only so much it can do. The past few years have made it even clearer how beneficial an air cleaner can be for your home and health. Washing hands helps to stop the spread of germs, but why stop there? Take the extra step of cleaning your air to increase your chances of staying well.

Our team has a solution. If you’re concerned about air filtration in San Antonio, give us a call. We offer air purifiers that help to kill bacteria and viruses while also eliminating dust and mold. Below are the top five benefits of a whole-house air cleaner. 

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Signs of Poor Indoor Air Quality and How to Improve It

Monday, August 1st, 2022

You clean your home and make an effort to prioritize healthy choices for your family. For some, this means healthy eating, and for others, this means reducing chemicals. But what about indoor air quality? Even though you can’t always smell them, pollutants are likely in the air you breathe when you’re at home. Many allergens and contaminants can cause health complications and even infections. 

The good news is that you can be aware of signs that your indoor air quality isn’t great. If you have questions about your indoor air quality in San Antonio, TX, our team can help. We can test your air quality so you know exactly what contaminants are present and then offer tips for how to keep the air inside your home clean all year long. 

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Your Ducts Should Be Cleaned If…

Monday, April 11th, 2022
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What do you think about when you’re thinking about the cleanliness of your home or the health of your home? You probably think of the status of your floors, how your walls look, or maybe even the dust throughout your home. All of this is great, but we want you to get to the root of this issue, and everything starts with your home’s ducts. 

We’re the experts when it comes to duct cleaning in San Antonio, TX. This is something that we can handle for you with ease. The main thing we need from you is a call to schedule the appointment. We understand that this can’t come without you recognizing the signs that you need clean ductwork. This is what we’re here to help you determine. Let’s get into this below…

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How an Air Purifier Helps You

Monday, February 14th, 2022
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Winter has a way of making us more aware of our homes. You’re spending more time indoors than you were in the seasons prior and it might make you more aware of the flaws that your home has. If you need to improve your home’s indoor air quality, then finding a great air purifier is a good option. 

The troubling part of the process comes when you realize that not all air purifiers are built the same. If you’re trying to find the right air purification in San Antonio, TX, then you should consult with one of our professionals. We’ll help you find the perfect air purifier for your personal needs, install it flawlessly, and even provide all the follow-up work you need. 

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Your Fall Indoor Air Quality Check In

Monday, October 11th, 2021
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Now that fall is here, we’re sure you’re doing everything in your power to usher in this new season. After all, the cool fall temperatures are typically a welcome escape after a long summer here in Texas. If you’re trying to improve the overall comfort of your home here, then we want you to turn your focus away from your heating for just a second. Your indoor air quality in San Antonio, TX is just as important as everything else going on in your home.

This is why we’re going to spend some time talking about your indoor air quality today. Fall can quickly become the time of year where your indoor air quality problems become apparent. This is because the cool weather keeps you indoors and you’re more prone to noticing the issues. 

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Get a Head Start on Spring with IAQ Services

Monday, April 19th, 2021

The spring weather is on its way. Is your home ready?

There are quite a few things you should consider when it comes to spring preparation. Of course, we want you to start with your home’s air conditioner, but don’t think that your service should stop here. We want you to include smaller things like your air filter, and different systems like your indoor air quality system as well.

We’re able to help you through this entire process. We’re experts in indoor air quality in San Antonio, TX. We’re going to walk you through the basics below, but we’re always here if you’d like to talk about your IAQ needs on a personal level.

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Your IAQ System Needs Love Too!

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

mold-growthIt’s easy for the weather to start to warm up here in San Antonio and for you to set your sights to AC, AC, and more AC. While we understand this line of thought and even think it’s logical, we want to broaden your perspective a little bit and turn your sights to your indoor air quality system. This part of your home is important too. In fact, it’s integral when it comes to your cooling power.

If you’d like to get a little indoor air quality service in San Antonio, TX, make sure that you schedule an appointment with our team members. We’re going to make sure that you have the best work-around. We want your home to not only be cool, but also healthy and clean. An indoor air quality system is the way to do this.

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3 Essential Allergy Season Tips

Monday, April 29th, 2019

sick-woman-blowing-her-noseSpring is here! While spring as a welcome relief after the cold of our Texas winters, it can be a real detriment to your sinuses. If you’re like many people, you’re probably struggling with the problem of seasonal allergies. If you’re doing your best to bypass these seasonal problems with the right medication, then adding an indoor air quality system in your San Antonio, TX home could also be a huge help.

Your indoor air quality also greatly impacts your overall comfort just like the temperature. If you have a bunch of contaminants cycling endlessly throughout your home then you’re bound to make the allergy symptoms you’re already experiencing even worse.

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