Archive for the ‘Go Green’ Category

Using Oxidation and Hydro-Peroxide for Indoor Air Quality

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Using Hydro-Peroxide for Indoor Air QualityRGF Environmental Group released this great article about using hydro-peroxide technology to improve indoor air quality. “Photohydroionization™ (PHI), a patented ionized hydroperoxide technology developed by RGF Environmental simulates the natural hdroperoxides in the outdoor air”, resulting in very effective air quality sanitation. Additional benefits of this hydro-peroxide technology are low energy consumption and dramatic reduction of odors in your home. Test results show contaminants such as viral and bacterial strains reduced by 99%, odors reduced by 55-98%, and the presence of mold reduced by 97-98%.

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Call Astro Air Inc. of Boynton Beach FL for all of your indoor air quality needs. We offer air cleaners, dehumidifiers, UV germicidal lights, Guardian Air filtration systems, ductwork services, attic insulation, and much more! Astro Air Inc. provides services in Delray Beach, Boca Raton and West Palm Beach. See our service are map for more information.

 

How Insulation Can Save You Money Year Round

Monday, January 14th, 2013

*Astro Air Inc. no longer offers Attic Insulation services. Please visit our Indoor Air Quality service page to learn more about our services.

Being able to keep your home comfortable all year long is a great accomplishment, but sometimes the high energy costs we pay to do so can be a real deterrent. At Astro Air Inc., we believe that every single one of our customers should be able to heat or cool their home in Boynton Beach without having to worry about the cost. We may not be able to bring down energy costs, but we do have a few tricks up our sleeves to make your home more efficient. Here are some ways in which good insulation can save you money all year long.

One of the most basic concepts in heating and cooling your home is also one of the most effective. Put simply, you need to keep the heated or cooled air that you have paid for within your house. Insulation allows you to do this. You cannot fill up every crack or gap in your home envelope, nor should you. Your home needs some ventilation. That being said, you do not want to throw your money out the window. By scheduling a professional insulation installation with our team of experts, you can keep the air that you have paid to condition indoors where it belongs.

Insulation does not only belong in your walls, though. If you employ a forced air distributions system using ductwork to keep your home comfortable, then those air ducts should also be well insulated. If the air that is supposed to be circulated and dispersed throughout your home loses energy before it ever even makes it to the destination it is not really good for much. Good insulation can help you avoid this problem.

For more information about how insulation can save you money throughout the year, contact Astro Air Inc.. We are always happy to answer any questions you may have. Let us help make your home in Boynton Beach a more comfortable and efficient place to live.