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Heat Gain Prevention Tips

June 29, 2020

When you are in the middle of summer, it can be difficult to keep heat out of your Nampa home even if you have your central air conditioning system going full blast. Our team at Legends Mechanical wants to help you prevent heat from building up inside your home as much as possible so that your air conditioner can be more effective and efficient. Here are some tips to consider.

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How Does Your Central Air Conditioner Cool Your Home?

June 22, 2020

Well, air conditioners do so much more than just cool, like dehumidify your home or business and help keep your inside air cleaner. Understanding a bit of its basic components and how they work can help you identify a problem or malfunction when it occurs.

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Does an AC Help With Allergies?

May 31, 2020

Does an air conditioner (AC) help with allergies? In one word, yes. Actually two words, yes if. If you properly maintain the air conditioner. Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity, which are both helps in the allergy world. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), it’s estimated there are now 50 million seasonal allergy sufferers in America, so any and all help is welcomed.

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How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

May 21, 2020

Many environmental issues play a significant part in your air conditioner’s performance. Our team wants to increase your awareness of these.

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The Problem With Clogged Air Filters

April 24, 2020

Busy careers, bustling families, engrossing hobbies, and overwhelming responsibilities keep most people busy day in and day out. It’s understandable why worrying about the air filter in your heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system is probably way down at the bottom of the priority list.

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What Does Indoor Air Quality Have to Do With Allergies?

April 15, 2020

Did you know the average American spends nearly 90 percent of life indoors? That’s why it is increasingly important to ensure indoor air quality (IAQ) is clean and healthy. If your Nampa home is facing air-quality issues, you may be suffering anything from minor discomfort to significant allergy or health problems. Our team at Legends…

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Why Is Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Important?

March 27, 2020

Energy-efficient homes are more common than ever. Although they provide many benefits, including reducing overall energy usage and a smaller carbon footprint, they come with some disadvantages as well. What Disadvantages? The most significant disadvantage is poor indoor air quality. Tightly sealed Nampa area homes prevent heated and cooled air from escaping as easily, but…

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What Is Short Cycling?

March 20, 2020

Short cycling is a term used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) world to explain a situation where a furnace or air conditioner turns on and off too frequently. The “short cycle” is the period of time that your HVAC equipment is actually running, and the shorter this cycle, the harder your system…

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Is My Furnace Overheating?

February 28, 2020

Just about any electrical appliance has the potential to overheat. Furnaces are no exception. As a homeowner, you need to take precautions to lower the risk of an overheated unit. You should also be wary of the associated symptoms, so you know when to take action. Remember, if your system gets too hot, you should…

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How Can I Make My Furnace Last Longer?

February 11, 2020

The average furnace lasts between 10 and 15 years. But did you know you can take steps to make it last longer? There is no shortcut or hack to increase your furnace’s longevity. In reality, the key is treating your Nampa system with care and respect. With just a small amount of time and energy, you…

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Legends Started in 2013 with a mission to provide premier HVAC service to our customers while providing an excellent place of employment. We service many neighborhoods in both Idaho and Utah. Boise, Caldwell, Eagle, Meridian, Nampa and many other Idaho communities. We service Harriman, Lehi, Ogden, Provo, Salt Lake and all the surrouding Utah commnites.