"Taking Care of Our Neighbors Since 1980"

Blog

The Value of Good Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

When we think of air pollution, we tend to think of the outdoors. Smog, the ozone layer, that sort of thing. But according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the air inside our homes, schools, and offices is 2x to 5x more polluted than the air outside! When you add in the fact that, between…
Read more

The Humidifier’s Role in Your Home HVAC System

Many homeowners share the common misconception that the HVAC system (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) controls a home's temperature alone. In truth, the HVAC also controls a home's humidity level—or it should. The most effective HVAC systems include humidifiers. A humidifier elevates humidity levels in select rooms or throughout the entire home, preventing the air…
Read more

Preparing Your Pipes for Subzero Temps in Olathe

When temperatures plunge below 20°F, your pipes are in danger of freezing. Cold weather turns the water left in your pipes to solid ice. As water freezes, it expands and creates a blockage. This causes increased water pressure, which in turn causes breakage and bursts. Frozen pipes are a homeowner's nightmare. Even just one burst…
Read more

A Heat-Pump May Be Perfect for Your Home Heating and Cooling Needs

When considering our home's heating and cooling needs, most of us think about the standard furnace or air conditioning units to do the job. We're all familiar with these heating and cooling units, as they've been an essential part of the home for more years than we've been around. But, these days, there's another system,…
Read more