Home HVAC System Tips For Installation and Maintenance: The Art of Renovation LIVE!

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Home HVAC System Tips

When you think about home renovations and interior design, air quality probably isn’t at the top of your list. It’s not the most exciting part of the renovation process, but we promise you, it’s important. Why should you know about your home HVAC system? Because it affects how you use and enjoy your home! The weather is getting warmer and trust us, you’ll want to know how to get the air flowing properly. This episode of The Art of Renovation LIVE! is packed full of tips for your HVAC system and air conditioning. 

Watch the episode replay or scroll down to read the show notes!

Welcome back to The Art of Renovation LIVE, where home renovation expert Paul Foster talks with other savvy professionals about the details of high quality renovation. Each conversation focuses on a different area of renovation and gives you the trade secrets of home improvement and design. No matter what type of renovation you’re planning, Paul and his special guests have advice that will ensure you get the renovation you’ve been dreaming about.

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Air Conditioning and HVAC Episode Replay

Episode Show Notes

When we work with our clients to plan their renovation project, we don’t skim over the boring stuff. You should know what’s in your home and how it operates. In this episode special guest Keven Lackey from Acclaimed Heating, Cooling and Furnace Cleaning joins Paul Foster to share everything you need to know when it comes to your home’s HVAC system and air quality.

Believe it or not, there is a lot that goes into air conditioning and HVAC systems! You need to know which unit is the best fit for your home’s layout, what size of unit will provide the best air flow, where to install your ducts, and how to maintain everything so that your home has quality air at all times.

If you have a question, these two experts are sure to answer it in this episode! 

3:30 – Air quality 

6:00 – How often do you need to change out air conditioner filters

8:12 – Duct cleaning

11:00 – The benefits of UV lights for air quality in your home

13:30 – What is an HRV system and why is it beneficial for your home? How do HRV systems work? How long should an HRV system run? 

16:45 – How to plan for your kitchen range hood

23:05 – Keeping your air conditioner unit clean. How to clean your air conditioner. Where you should install your air conditioning unit

26:56 – What is the average cost to install air conditioning in your home? 

31:33 – Best air conditioners for open concept and high ceilings

35:20 – Basement ducts and ventilation 

48:00 – How to regulate the temperature in a condo or apartment

About Contact Renovations and Custom Homes

At Contact Renovations and Custom Homes, our client first philosophy has made us a top Edmonton Design Build Contractor for over ten years. We pride ourselves on high quality renovations that speaks for itself. 

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