About Damien

Damien McCusker, Manager of Arpi's residential service division, has been working in the HVAC industry for 18 years and has hands-on experience in new home installations, furnace and air conditioner replacements, sales and residential service. He spends most of his spare time sharing his passion for soccer with his kids and enjoys watching them at soccer practice and games.

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Baby Room Humidity LevelsCongratulations! You've just had a new baby! You're always careful to make sure their bottle is just the right temperature and they're being fed and bathed properly. You attend to every little detail. But there are always a few details you might not think about, but which are still important to take care of. For instance - what's the ideal baby room humidity level?

Ideal Baby Room Conditions

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Should You Install a Whole-Home Dehumidifier?On hot, humid days, it's not unusual for an air conditioner or heat pump to get overwhelmed and unable to cope with the amount of moisture in the air. This happens because cooling equipment isn't really designed for dehumidification, even though it condenses moisture from the air as part of the cooling process.

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Use These Tips to Spot an Indoor Humidity ProblemIn any residential setting, a certain amount of indoor humidity is necessary to keep the space comfortable. However, when humidity levels get too high, there can be substantial negative results. Here are some ways to locate an indoor humidity problem.

Relative Humidity

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Tips for Reducing Humidity in Your Calgary HomeDespite Calgary's relatively dry climate, your indoor humidity can still rise to an unhealthy level due to a variety of factors. Reducing humidity in your home improves your indoor air quality and comfort level while also protecting your home from damage. There are a number of ways to get relief from high humidity. 

Control Moisture and Improve Your Airflow

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What's the Difference Between Cool and Warm Humidifiers?Did you know a humidifier can actually make your home's air feel warmer during the winter, letting you turn down your thermostat? But what type of humidifier is best for your home, and what's the difference between cool and warm humidifiers?

First, Whole-Home or Portable?

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Easy Ways to Prevent Mineral Buildup in Humidifier As your furnace heats your home during the winter, it removes moisture, which can make indoor air feel dry. Moreover, heated air expands, causing relative humidity to fall. This creates dry indoor conditions that cause many uncomfortable and unhealthful side effects, such as dry skin and sinus passages, itchy eyes, sore throat and painful static-electric shocks.

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If Your Humidifier Leaks, Get Emergency ServiceIf your humidifier leaks, you’ve got a significant problem on your hands. Left unchecked, humidifier leaks can lead to serious damage to your home, and compromise the health of the system itself.

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Is It Time To Schedule Humidifier Maintenance? Here's What A Pro Will DoScheduling humidifier maintenance every year ensures maximum return on investment, as well as optimal home comfort.

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With A Whole-House Humidifier In Place, You Can Influence 1 Common Winter AilmentAlong with the cold and the snow, winter brings with it another annual scourge: flu season. Winter conditions make it easier for the flu virus to spread, but you can limit the opportunities for the flu to knock you out this year by increasing your indoor humidity levels with a whole-house humidifier.

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humidification systems calgary albertaReading humidity levels in your home can confirm whether your home’s air is too moist — and later, let you know if the issue has been corrected. Especially in winter, low humidity is a common issue for local householders here in the Calgary area.

Does your home have a humidity problem?

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