HVAC Indianapolis Archive

iWave Air Purifier Review: indoor air quality made easy

By: Brian Schutt  |  July 18, 2024
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We’re officially heading towards fall here in Indianapolis. As a result, that means cooler temperatures and the start of fall allergies for many homeowners. As we’ve all spent more time indoors the past year and a half, indoor air quality has become a more important subject for many people. The EPA says indoor air is...
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Most Commonly Asked HVAC Questions – Answered!

By: Jason Fletcher  |  June 26, 2024

We’ve been doing HVAC for a while now in and around Indianapolis and we get a lot of questions from customers related to their homes and systems. In an effort to bring all that expertise together, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most common questions our techs get asked every year as the...
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Why our technicians aren’t incentivized to sell

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 24, 2024
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“It’s time to replace your AC (or furnace).” Maybe you’ve had an HVAC technician say this to you before with utmost certainty. Seems harmless enough, right? Sometimes it’s true, but would you trust a cardiologist who only gave you the option to have a heart transplant? Similarly, would you trust a technician that’s incentivized to...
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Dehumidifiers 101: What do they do and why do I need one?

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 22, 2024
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Humidity Problem Living in the midwest means we’re all familiar with humidity, but many homeowners aren’t familiar with how to control humidity through dehumidifiers. Few things are worse than stepping outside on a July day and feeling the hot wall of humidity hit you. While the summer especially comes to mind, the outside air is...
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The Most Common Air Duct Problems for Homeowners

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 20, 2024
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Air ducts work in the background to keep your home heated and cooled properly and to maintain good indoor air quality. When your HVAC system and ductwork are functioning properly, air flows smoothly. When they are not, you may know it by some common signs: Rising energy bills Rooms that are difficult to heat and...
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How to Clean Your Air Conditioner of Cottonwood and Dirt

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 20, 2024
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Overtime, your outdoor air conditioning unit will get covered in dirt and possibly cottonwood. Eastern cottonwood trees grow throughout the eastern US and leave behind small cotton-like balls as they shed. These are of particular interest as you go to clean your AC. However, be aware that dirt, leaves, and other outdoor items can cause...
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Ductless Heating and Cooling Basics for Indianapolis Homes

By: Brian Schutt  |  June 4, 2024
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More Indianapolis homeowners choose to install and use ductless heating and cooling systems as they have increasing popularity. An HVAC staple also known as “mini-splits” across Europe and Asia, these systems are convenient and energy efficient. In a 2018 article, Daikin’s Senior Vice President Doug Widenmann said, “The Daikin mini-split product development team continually looks...
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HVAC Tips for Indianapolis Area Realtors

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 16, 2024
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Are you an Indianapolis area realtor, read on for some great HVAC tips that could help your customers! Whether you like it or not, clients expect you to have expertise in everything inside the home. On top of dealing with the complications of a crazy housing market (which has changed how many times in the...
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A Guide to Air Conditioning and Furnace Maintenance in Irvington, Indiana

By: Jason Fletcher  |  May 9, 2024

Nestled within the heart of Indianapolis, Irvington, Indiana, boasts a rich history and stunning architecture that attracts residents and visitors alike. As the seasons shift, Homesense is here to help maintain the comfort of homes in this historic neighborhood. Specializing in historic homes like those in Irvington and Meridian-Kessler, Homesense is your perfect option to...
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Improving Indoor Air Quality in Indianapolis: The Benefits of REME HALO

By: Brian Schutt  |  May 2, 2024

Indianapolis residents, like many in urban areas, face several challenges when it comes to maintaining good indoor air quality. From seasonal allergens to pollution and mold, the air inside our homes can sometimes be more harmful than the air outside. In this blog post, we’ll explore common indoor air quality problems in the Indianapolis area...
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