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Hvac Filters – A Proper HVAC System and Indoor Air

Hvac Filters – A Proper HVAC System and Indoor Air The filter inside your HVAC system has two jobs. It stops unwanted contaminants from entering the tubes and passing within the internal components, namely the coils. The 2nd job would … Continue reading

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Spring Into Indoor Air Quality In University City

Spring is here and the temperatures are changing! In Kirkwood and University City, spring can bring sudden warmth or chilling winds, and maintaining indoor air quality can be a challenge.  This is a season when the Ricotta professional team is … Continue reading

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September brings falling leaves and rising air contaminants

Technically speaking, it’s still summer, but my fall allergies are already acting up. Amazing how just a few weeks of cooler, dryer weather and slightly shorter days bring on beautiful fall colors AND weed pollen and fall allergens. More amazing … Continue reading

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Indoor Air Quality is “In” at Ricotta Heating & Air

Indoor air quality (IAC) is not something I was used to thinking about – until the odor arrived! Recently we had a female raccoon nest in our chimney and give birth to babies there. Oh my gosh, the odor was pungent … Continue reading

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Ricotta Heating & Air: St. Louis area indoor air quality specialists for older homes

In a previous blog, I noted that improved energy efficiency of newer homes sometimes leads to poor air quality. But what about older homes – and there are plenty here in the greater St. Louis area — what can be … Continue reading

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Ricotta Heating & Air keeps you in the know: New home energy efficiency can lead to POOR air quality?

That’s right, and I was just as surprised as you! Here’s how this can happen: Newer homes often boast of ‘airtight construction,’ designed to improve energy efficiency. Newer high efficiency heating and cooling systems continuously re-circulate existing indoor air, which … Continue reading

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Got Pets in Pevely? Allergies in Affton? Air Purifiers From Ricotta Heating & Air Offer Tail-Wagging Relief!

Did you know you likely spend 90% of your days indoors, breathing in 4750 gallons of air each day? That air is usually 20 to 70 times more polluted than the air outdoors. Wow! No wonder so many of us … Continue reading

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