What makes my home comfortable?
The four biggest factors in your home's comfort are:
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To most people, temperature is both the beginning and the end of any discussion
involving comfort. To Mt. Vernon, simple temperature management is only the beginning.
To achieve superior indoor comfort, you've got to start with the basics -- heating
or cooling -- as the foundation for your system. We offer four main product families
for heating and cooling:
Dusty, dirty homes at any temperature can cause feelings of discomfort to many
people, especially allergy sufferers. And, the air in today's tightly-sealed,
well-insulated and energy-efficient homes can become stale as the same indoor
air is circulated and re-circulated. The fact is, with dust, pollen, pet dander,
mold, skin flakes, chemical fumes, cigarette smoke, Radon gas and more, the air
inside your home can be even more polluted than the air outside. Mt. Vernon can
alleviate these problems and therefore add another level of comfort with the
Humidity is a funny thing. In the winter, dry air can cause static electricity,
itchy skin, damage to home furnishings and more. Adding humidity is a good thing
because it makes the air feel warmer and more comfortable while minimizing damage
to furnishings. In the summer, it is preferable to remove humidity so indoor
air feels cooler and less sticky. Mt. Vernon's answer? Improved comfort through
humidity control with:
Some of the common comfort complaints from homeowners include: inconsistent temperatures
from one room to the next, up and down temperature swings, constantly adjusting
the thermostat, and more. System controls of varying degrees of sophistication
can help with these issues, offering straight termperature control, programmability
that allows setting a "comfort schedule," temperature and humidity
control combined, and dividing the home into zones which can be controlled separately.
Mt. Vernon provides this kind of control with the following products: