How to humidify your house in the winter

January 21, 2021

Unless you’re an HVAC or air quality expert, you might not know that humidity can help you have a more comfortable winter. During summer, it’s true that high humidity levels lead to sweat, misery, and overheating. Although humidity might make summers worse, high humidity levels make winter infinitely more enjoyable. How Does Humidity Help in the Winter? Our planet never has a uniform worldwide humidity level. Rather, humidity readings change all across the earth. This is also true for buildings and structures, which often have different relative humidity levels from the air immediately outside of them.

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How Does a Heat Pump Work in the Winter?

December 18, 2020

Many of us know heat pumps as energy-efficient appliances that keep us comfortable during the cold and hot seasons. We love how they help us save on energy expenses by combining the functions of air conditioners and furnaces. But how does a heat pump work exactly during the cold season? If you’ve been asking yourself the same question, then you came to the right place. Heat pumps have a very interesting mechanical process that efficiently keeps our homes warm during the cold season. Here’s how the heat pump works. Pulling Heat

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6 HVAC Maintenance Tips For the Cooler Months

November 21, 2020

Once the children head back to school and the days begin to grow shorter than in the summer months, it is only a matter of time before your HVAC system will be called upon to maintain the warmth and comfort within your home. It is also the perfect time to perform a bit of preventative maintenance to ensure your unit is up to the job. 1. Install Clean, Quality Air Filters HVAC filters that are dirty or clogged will prevent the flow of air through your HVAC system. This restricted airflow will negatively affect the

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Why is fall the best season to replace your old HVAC system?

October 20, 2020

5 Reasons You Should Replace Your HVAC System in the Fall If you have an older HVAC system, don’t wait until it breaks down to get a new one. Scheduling your replacement for fall can make the entire process a lot easier. There are several reasons to pick fall as the time for your HVAC replacement. Whether your priority is saving the most money or getting the most convenient replacement time, autumn is an excellent choice. 1. Save Big on Your Heating Bill In the past few years, HVAC manufacturers have improved efficiency drastically.

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Protecting Your Family From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

September 20, 2020

In the effort to keep your family safe, there are multiple types of risks to address. To make matters more difficult, some of these risks are unseen risks that can be difficult to battle against. Fortunately, if you have the right tools in place, one of these unseen risks, the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning in your Northglenn home, can be effectively addressed. We at Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. offer these insights to help you reduce the risk of any member of your family suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning. Maintain Gas-Using Appliances Any appliance that uses natural gas, such

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How Are Indoor Air Quality and HVAC Related?

August 8, 2020

Your home’s HVAC system and indoor air quality are strongly related to one another. All the air in your home circulates through your HVAC system, so it’s the best place to address indoor air quality issues. Here are the ways indoor air quality and HVAC are connected. What is HVAC? This term stands for heating ventilation and air conditioning. Your heating system, air conditioner, ductwork and thermostat form your home’s HVAC system. Your HVAC system is responsible for heating and cooling your home, reducing humidity and otherwise improving your home’s indoor air quality.

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Signs Your Thermostat Should Be Repaired

July 12, 2020

Thermostats alleviate the need to adjust your air conditioner constantly. In some regions, the weather can change dramatically, even within a matter of days. Other than making your home uncomfortable, it can have a long-term impact on the performance of your system. At Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. in Northglenn, we can help you in fixing issues with your thermostats. Here are some of the signs you may notice if your thermostat needs fixing. Your Unit Is Not Running When troubleshooting equipment malfunction, it is wise to start with the most obvious cause of the fault. If the screen is

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Does The Outside Temperature Affect My AC?

June 13, 2020

Air conditioners are designed for extreme temperatures. When it gets unbearably hot in the summer, you naturally turn to your AC for relief. The unit will cool your home down to a comfortable temperature, and you will not have to resort to other devices such as ceiling and portable fans. Nevertheless, it’s always important to note what the outside temperature is in the first place, as it has distinct pros and cons to your AC. Let’s take a look at whether the outside temperature affects your AC. Temperature Threshold To start things off, most

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A Guide to Fixing Hot Spots in Your Home

May 10, 2020

When there are hot spots occurring in your Northglenn, CO, home, it could be a red flag. It is often a signal that the heating, cooling, and ventilation system in your home is no longer operating at a high level. At Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc., we have experience in diagnosing these kinds of issues. A thorough inspection is required because a number of factors could be leading to hot spots, such as the size of the home, high ceilings, or lack of installation. Here is a quick guide to fixing hot spots in your home. Find the Source

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Tips for Healthy Air at Home

April 15, 2020

You might be surprised to learn that the air inside your home in Northglenn could be more polluted and less healthy than the outdoor air. Indoor air pollution may cause you and your family to experience a wide variety of symptoms from nasal and sinus congestion to throat irritation, headaches, and breathing troubles. Here are seven ways you can maintain healthy indoor air at home and how our technicians at Unique Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. can help. 1. Maintain Healthy Humidity Levels The ideal indoor humidity level is 40 to 50%. At this level, viruses and bacteria dry out and

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