W.C. Butler Heating and Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for the ‘Indoor Air Quality’ Category

Are UV Germicidal Lights Worth It?

Monday, May 23rd, 2022
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Homeowners these days are much more cognizant than in the past about the health of their homes, and the occupants within. So, it makes sense that you might be considering the addition of a whole-home air purifier for your space. But it’s important to know that not all air purifiers are created equal–they each have their own features, purposes, and benefits, with the UV air purifier, also called UV germicidal lights, being one option.

The thing is, the quality of your indoor air can actually be worse than that of the outdoors, and this is especially true without the right indoor air quality solutions in place. As for if the UV germicidal lights are “worth it,” we’ll let you decide after reading below. In the meantime, if you have any questions about any of our indoor air quality solutions, please don’t hesitate to give us a call!

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Is Professional Duct Cleaning Worth It?

Monday, October 11th, 2021
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If you’re like the typical homeowner, you probably do not think about the ductwork running through your home very much. And this makes sense! After all, your ductwork is hidden from view for a reason–nobody really wants to see that in their home, right?

You shouldn’t need to think about what kind of shape your ductwork is in too often. However, every once in a while they do need attention. While you won’t need to know all the ins and outs of this HVAC component, there are a few things we’d like to share with you about how dirty ductwork impact your indoor air quality.

Professional duct cleaning is a way to clear out this ductwork, which transfers your heated or air-conditioned air into your living space. Read on as we uncover why, yes, professional duct cleaning is totally worth it.

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