Entries by SMART

Improving Your Home’s Air Quality Doesn’t Have To Be A Chore

Tis the season for hayrides, pumpkin patches, cozy sweaters, and, although less pleasant, allergens. Allergens and pollutants hit their stride in winter; nearly everyone is prone to at least some exposure, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t things we can do to stay ahead. Taking steps to improving your home’s air quality will work wonders […]

How Do I Know If There’s A Problem With My Furnace?

Autumn is in the air, and your furnace is becoming more relevant as cooler temperatures roll through. Now is a good time to handle furnace issues so you’re prepared before Mother Nature really shows her teeth come winter. As you brush the dust off your furnace, we can’t help but wonder: do you know what […]

How To Transition Your HVAC From Summer to Fall

The kids may dread it, but it can be a parent’s favorite time of year: back-to-school season. This means one step closer to fall and using your HVAC systems less and less. Fall temperatures tend to be cool with less humidity, which means turning off your AC and enjoying the foliage, along with some energy […]

What You Should Look For When Purchasing a New Air Conditioner

Many homeowners eventually face the decision of repairing or replacing their air conditioner. If you’ve made the decision to go through a replacement, the amount of options on the market can be daunting. At I Want SMART, our professionals will guide you through the decision-making process so the only thing you have to worry about […]

Common Summertime HVAC Maintenance Tips

Summer is here, which means time spent outside with family and friends. You don’t want to spend all that valuable time worrying about your air conditioner. In the end, spending a small amount of time doing basic checks on your system could save you both time and money. Here are some simple maintenance tips to […]

Factors to Consider When Installing New HVAC in an Old Home

Gentrification is on the upswing: forgotten neighborhoods are reviving and young couples are putting down their phones to pick up hammers and restore beauty in dilapidated homes. The spring and summer real estate market will also begin to pick up as the weather gets nicer (hopefully). If this applies to you, let’s talk air conditioning. […]

Energy-Saving Tips for Summer

Summer is right around the corner, which means we’ll be cranking up the AC for fast heat relief. It’s also a good time to try to save energy. I Want SMART has some green solutions that will also save you a lot of green this summer. HOW CAN I SAVE ENERGY THIS SUMMER? Use your […]

Take Control of Moisture and Humidity Indoors

You know what they say… too much of anything is a bad thing. This saying particularly applies to the amount of moisture and humidity that you have inside your home. With so many other household chores, who has time to worry about a few water droplets? In reality, all that moisture and water can cause […]

Spring Cleaning Checklist for Your AC Unit

When the weather starts to warm up and the snow is melting, it’s time to jump into spring cleaning. Dusting, organizing, washing the couch covers, cleaning the floors, and cleaning out the garage are normally some the first items on the list. While you are outside washing your windows, you may realize you never thought […]

Stop Winter Allergens in Your Home

When it comes to seasonal allergies, most people know the ins and outs of the Spring and Fall allergy seasons. People may not know, however, that those irritable symptoms in the winter can be caused by concentrated allergens in your home or workplace. Is it possible to have winter allergies? Yes. Believe it or not, […]