WHAT IS HARD WATER AND WHAT DOES IT EFFECT

If you’ve been told your home has hard water but you’re not exactly sure what that means, you’re not alone. Water is described as being hard when it has a high content of minerals like calcium and magnesium. This occurs when your water runs through limestone or chalk deposits in pipes or the soil. Certain … Read more

3 DISADVANTAGES OF BASEMENT DEHUMIDIFIERS

Keeping the temperature in your home comfortable is important, both in winter and summer, and maintaining a proper humidity level with a basement ventilation system is essential to achieving that goal. Here’s why a basic basement dehumidifier may not do the trick. The Importance of Humidity Humidity occurs when water vapor is in the atmosphere. The higher … Read more

How to Keep Heat in With a Home Ventilation System

Winterizing your home may keep cold air out and warm air in, but it could stop air from circulating properly. Proper airflow is important in creating a healthy indoor environment. It allows fresh air into your home, helping to expel pollutants and prevent condensation dampness. Basements and crawl spaces are more susceptible to condensation dampness … Read more