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Whole House v. Portable Dehumidifiers

As the summer temperatures roll in, you’ll want your home to be a safe haven from the heat. But what happens when humidity makes the air inside your home feel just as sticky as the air outside? You’ll need a dehumidifier to help control the moisture levels in your home. Choosing between whole house and portable […]

Our Maintenance Plans for Summer

If you want to stay cool this summer, you’ll need to have a properly functioning air conditioner. And do you know the best way to keep your AC running well? Maintenance. Just like any other machine, your AC needs some TLC from time to time in order for it to keep working efficiently. If you […]

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What is HVAC Zoning?

Isn’t it great when you can customize things in your life? You can customize your car color, what food you order, and believe it or not, the temperature in different parts of your home. HVAC zoning is a viable way to heat and cool your home in the most customized way possible. If you’re wondering […]

How to Reduce Wear-and-Tear on Your Cooling System

Nothing lasts forever, especially not our home cooling systems. The average homeowner can expect to get about 15-20 years out of their HVAC system, depending on the model. That’s not bad, but proper maintenance can easily extend this lifespan by an additional 5-10 years. Use the following tips from the experts at the Air Treatment […]

How to Keep Pollen Out of Your Home

Nothing says spring like warm weather, freshly-bloomed flowers, and… pollen. If you are one of the 60 million Americans who suffer from seasonal allergies, you are already all too familiar with the green stuff. But did you know pollen can also affect you inside? That’s right; if you aren’t careful, pollen can enter your home […]

May is Clean Air Month! Here’s How You Can Participate

Think the air you are breathing is clean? Think again. Whether outdoors or inside, we are constantly exposed to airborne pollutants which can have negative effects on our health. That’s why we observe Clean Air Month every May, so we can learn how poor air quality affects our everyday lives. Read below to learn more […]

Schedule Your A/C Tune Up With the Air Treatment Company

  Want to keep cool all summer long? Then you need to schedule an air conditioner tune up with the HVAC professionals at the Air Treatment Company. Annual preventative maintenance can keep your home cooling system running like new for years to come, and is a smart decision for any homeowner in Fairfax County, Virginia. […]

Should I Keep My Windows Open or Shut?

It’s a question that comes up every year: should you keep your windows open or closed? If there’s one thing we know at the Air Treatment Company, it’s staying comfortable. Here’s our expert answer to the age-old question: When to Keep Your Windows Open • Mild or breezy weather: If the weather is pleasant, or […]

Frequently Asked Questions About Germicidal UV Lights

You know that ultraviolet rays are produced by the sun, but did you know this same type of light can be used to purify the air in your home? Read below to learn more about germicidal UV lights and how they can help improve your household air quality. How do UV lights work? Disinfecting ultraviolet […]

Are Air Leaks Costing You Money?

Is your money going out the window? If your home isn’t properly sealed, it could be. In fact, some estimate that air leaks throughout the home could spike energy bills by 20% or more. Read below to learn how to find and fix air leaks in your home… What are air leaks? According to the […]