What is UV? Ultraviolet (UV) light occurs just below visible light in the electromagnetic spectrum. It is a component of sunlight and is categorized into three sections: A, B and C. The “C” band of ultraviolet light (UV-C) is a natural disinfectant and its use for sterilization is a proven technology. UV-C has been used to control microorganisms since the 1930s in medical and pharmaceutical applications, in the food and beverage industries, and in water treatment for homes, businesses...

How often should your UV lamps be changed and why? The frequency of changing a UV lamp for effective indoor air quality improvement depends on how you are using the system. Typically, a UV lamp being used primarily to disinfect the air circulating through a home or small office should be replaced every 9000 hours or approximately every 12 months. For people with respiratory conditions or other acute sensitivities, we strongly recommend keeping to an annual lamp replacement schedule for the...

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Payment Options If you need money for home heating or air conditioning, GE offers financing options that provide year-round comfort. GE is a leader in home improvement financing – more than 350,000 people nationwide trust us to finance their dreams. That’s because we make it easy. Our credit decision process is fast, our paperwork is simple, and our interest rates are extremely competitive. You also get famous GE customer support, the best in the business. With GE, home improvement...

What are MERV Ratings? MERV (Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value) is the industry-standard ratings system used to measure the effectiveness of air conditioner filters. Ratings for residential and commercial AC filters typically fall between MERV 5 and MERV 12. Filters with higher MERV ratings remove more small particles from your air than lower-rated filters. The MERV system was developed in 1987 by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), the...

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What to look for in an Air Conditioner or Furnace  repair service Air conditioner repair services have several things in common, chief among them being the need to provide quality service and AC heating repair for customers who have many different types of air conditioners that need repaired. Technicians who work with air conditioners undergo a comprehensive and lengthly training to be able to install and repair them. One of the most important qualities that an AC Heating repair technician...

Financing examples Ø Plan 501 11.99 APR 1.25% fixed payment until paid for Ø $2000 FINANCED EQUALS APPROX $25 PER MONTH Ø $4000 FINANCED EQUALS APPROX $50 PER MONTH Ø $5000 FINANCED EQUALS APPROX $63 PER MONTH Ø $7000 FINANCED EQUALS APPROX $88 PER MONTH Ø $9000 FINANCED EQUALS APPROX $113 PER MONTH SO....SPENDING THE EXTRA $2000 TO UPGRADE TO HIGH EFF EQUIPMENT ONLY INCREASES PAYMENT BY $25 PER MONTH. YOU ARE ALREADY PROBABLY SPENDING THAT MUCH OR MORE IN UTILITIES. SO WHY NOT...