Category Archives: air quality

November is Radon Awareness Month

You wouldn’t expose yourself to cigarette smoke, so don’t allow radon to collect in your home. What’s the connection? Radon exposure is the second leading cause of lung cancer, right after cigarette smoke. Unlike the latter, radon doesn’t have a smell, doesn’t have a taste and can’t be seen, but it’s still a health risk. … Continue reading November is Radon Awareness Month

New Year’s Resolution: Save Money on Your Home Comfort System

Happy New Year from Haven Home ClimateCare. We certainly hope 2018 is off to a great start for you. You might be in the middle of writing down your New Year’s Resolutions. And if you’re like many people, saving money is near or at the top of the list. While things like eating out less … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution: Save Money on Your Home Comfort System

Is the MERV Rating Important?

Does MERV Rating Matter? Proper air filtration is essential for breathing cleaner indoor air. Mechanical filters are the most common types of filters used in HVAC systems. They are also highly efficient and require minimal maintenance. The most important aspect of these filters is the mechanical efficiency rating value (MERV). Although it’s a great to … Continue reading Is the MERV Rating Important?

8 Ways a Humidifier Makes Living in Canada Easier

Winter air is so, so dry, and a whole house humidifier is the best way to keep that dryness from ruining your winter cheer. Balanced humidity is more important than many homeowners know. It’s not just a comfort thing. It’s a quality of life thing. Don’t believe us? Read on. Here are 8 ways a humidifier … Continue reading 8 Ways a Humidifier Makes Living in Canada Easier