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Turn Up The Heat with a Heat Pump

Heat pumps keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter months. As the name suggests, heat pumps are a crucial component of your heating system. There are many advantages associated with heat pumps. Go Green Have you jumped on the go-green/eco-friendly bandwagon? If so, heat pumps are a great option for […]

Humidifiers Heat Things Up

It’s not the heat; it’s the humidity. Humidity levels vary from home to home. Some homes tend to be very humid, others not so much. A whole house humidifier could be a great solution for the latter. Below are some of the benefits you will reap when you have a whole house humidifier installed by […]

Is Your Gas Furnace Running Out Of Steam?

When it comes to your furnace, or any part of your HVAC system for that matter, preventive maintenance is always the best way to go. However, furnaces experience their fair share of wear and tear over the years. All homeowners will come to this crossroad at some point: to repair or replace the furnace? That […]

It's All In the Duct Work

Duct work tends to be out of sight and out of mind. It is no surprise why most homeowners forget about the duct work in their house altogether. Duct work is important to the functionality of your HVAC system. Air is transferred from the furnace and air conditioner to each room in your home through […]

Keep Your Heat Pump in Tip Top Shape this Summer!

When people hear the words “heat pump” they tend to associate it with a heating system. However, heat pumps act like air conditioners in the summer months. That’s why it is so important to maintain your heat pump during the dog days of summer. Heat pumps also help clear the humid air of allergens. Below […]

It's Not the Heat, It's the Humidity

Summers in Virginia can be unbearably hot. Sometimes, it’s not the heat that gets you, it’s the humidity. It puts an extra strain on your air conditioning system. It is a common misconception that air conditioners double as dehumidifiers. Air conditioners only remove some of the humidity, as a byproduct of cooling the air. When […]

Is It Time to Upgrade to a Programmable Thermostat?

In the summer, people try to spend as much time as possible in the great outdoors. There are vacations to go on, barbecues to attend, and lots of outdoor fun to be had. Wouldn’t it be nice if your HVAC system worked around your busy schedule? The pros at Air Treatment Company can make this […]

As the Heat Rises, Bring Your Energy Bills Down

During the sweltering summer, you depend on your air conditioner to keep your home cool and comfortable. Some homeowners keep their air conditioning systems running 24/7. Clearly, this kind of behavior can really cost you. There are certain steps you can take this summer to keep your money where it belongs–in your pocket. A Clean […]

Maintenance for Your Ductless Mini Split A/C

In some homes, duct work for an air conditioning system would be too complicated to install. Fortunately, a ductless mini split air conditioning system makes your house cool without a complex installation. If your current air conditioning system is on its way out, it is time to consider having a ductless mini split air conditioner […]

A/C That Can Break the Mold

Time and time again, Virginia has seen its fair share of hot summer days. In addition to the hot hot heat, humidity is also an issue during the dog days of summer. When heat, humidity and precipitation come together, it creates the perfect conditions for mold spores to spread. Every year, homeowners are faced with […]