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What is the Ideal Indoor Humidity Level?

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Balance is good, especially when it comes to moisture in the air. So what is the ideal indoor humidity level? Learn the answer on our blog.

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Steady the Flow – HVAC Vent System Placement

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Home heating and cooling systems can be a bit mysterious. If everything is running fine, then for most people, there is no worry. Hakuna matata. But if temperatures fluctuate in different areas of your home, your flow could be off. We aren’t talking about your yoga flow, but your HVAC vent system. Not all vents are created equal. An HVAC system needs both supply and return registers to run properly. For your unit to run efficiently, the supply and return registers also need to be in the right place. Not sure how the HVAC vent system works? We explain more below. Understanding Your HVAC Vent System Return Registers Depending on your home, return registers can be large and centrally located or in every room. To help with flow and temperature control, HVAC professionals recommend that each room has a cold air return vent. These vents are commonly located on an interior wall. Cold air return vents can also save on energy costs by pulling air from inside your home rather than the variable outside air. Supply Registers Supply register vents should be in every room as well. Located on the outer walls, under windows, in the ceiling, or on the floor, placement depends on the heating or cooling system as well as the construction […]

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