The American History of HVAC

July 12, 2021

Staying Cool in Cypress, TX is Patriotic. This July, Blue Label Services wants to celebrate the birth of our nation (America doesn’t look a day over 245) by celebrating the history of one of its most influential inventors, and one to whom we owe our very livelihood! Willis Haviland Carrier is known as “The Father of Modern HVAC”, and his discovery truly supports the notion that necessity breeds invention!  A perfectly chilled environment in the heat of a Cypress, TX summer is something we almost take for granted. But it wasn’t always that way! Blue Label Services presents: A brief...

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A Tool Book for The Great American Homeowner: How Tom Fortner (of Blue Label Services) is empowering Texas homeowners.

May 12, 2021

By Jennifer Schemke As a writer, who will happily write whatever needs writing, I’m always interested in the writing process, but I’m particularly inspired by authors who aren’t necessarily writers “first”, but are so passionate about a subject they simply must write about it. Tom Fortner is one such passionate author. Tom owns Blue Label Services, a heating, ventilation and air conditioning company servicing over 2500 homes in Houston, and the surrounding areas. Does Tom have time to write the next Great American Novel, tossing crumbled drafts at the wastebasket, hemming between this word or that? He most certainly doesn’t....

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How to Improve Indoor Air Quality in Texas

April 8, 2021

How Can Texas Homeowners Improve Indoor Air Quality Your home should be your sanctuary, a place where you and your family feel comfortable, happy, and healthy. A major, but often forgotten, aspect of keeping your home healthy and comfortable for everybody is indoor air quality. For people who have allergies or sensitivities to certain airborne particles, stale indoor air and HVAC systems can cause adverse reactions. The good news is that there are ways to improve indoor air quality, and they involve working with our team of HVAC experts at Blue Label Services. If you’re wondering how to improve indoor...

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Ode to Texans: Blue Label is proud to call TX home.

March 24, 2021

Hello, Cypress, Texas! It’s us again, Blue Label, Houston-area’s go to source for whole home air purification systems (for healthy indoor air quality), HVAC installations, repairs, and maintenance, dehumidifiers and more. Y’all, last month sure was challenging. As you well know, so many Texans were deeply impacted by the severe storms that cut off power and destroyed structures across our great state. Now that the crisis has thawed and it looks like a mild Spring is finally before us, Texans are showing our resiliency by bouncing back, making repairs (need us? We’re here. www.bluelabeltoday.com) and taking precautions for the future....

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Tips To Improve Indoor Air Quality in Texas

March 15, 2021

Indoor Air Quality, or IAQ, is a measure of the cleanliness of the air inside your home. When the weather outside during winter gets chilly and dry, you’re likely spending more time inside, and the last thing you want is for your home’s air to aggravate respiratory conditions. During the winter, you’re less likely to have the windows open, and thus the air inside your home can become recirculated, with irritants like dust, mold, dead skin, and pet dander floating around.  If you’re wondering how to improve indoor air quality during the winter in Texas, the experts at Blue Label...

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What Are Common Indoor Air Quality Issues And How To Fix Them In Texas?

February 21, 2021

With people spending more time in their homes than ever, indoor air quality has become increasingly important. Indoor air quality, or IAQ, refers to the air quality within and around buildings and structures, especially as it relates to the health and well-being of building occupants. There are a lot of different factors that can contribute to poor indoor air quality, but the good news is that indoor air quality can be improved with the help of Blue Label Services. One of the services that our Texas HVAC company provides is indoor air quality assessments, so if you have been asking,...

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What are the Indoor Air Quality Standards in Texas?

November 13, 2020

Also known as IAQ, Indoor Air Quality refers to the air quality within and around buildings and structures, as it relates to the health and comfort of occupants. The United States as a whole, and Texas at the state level, provides standards relating to minimum acceptable IAQ levels. Understanding and properly controlling common pollutants indoors can help improve IAQ and reduce the risk of indoor health concerns.  Blue Label Services is a Houston, TX HVAC company that has a deep understanding of the indoor air quality standards in Texas. We provide no-charge air quality assessments, where we determine what can...

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Best Practices in Cypress to Keep Your Air Quality at its Best

October 21, 2020

Now that people are spending more time in their home than ever, in-home air quality and comfort is even more important. Stale indoor air and worn out heating systems can increase the amount of allergy-inducing dust mites and pet dander circulating through the house, which can lead to health issues, especially if you have allergies. Also known as IAQ, indoor air quality, is key to your comfort in your home, and it is something that can be improved with the help of an HVAC company. Here at Blue Label Services, we are a Cypress, TX HVAC company dedicated to delivering...

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How To DIY your IAQ (Bite the Dust, Dust!)

August 19, 2020

If you read our blog, “The Filter Dilemma”, from May, 2020 you learned about everything from the right MERV Filter for your home, to what kinds of dust and debris different types of filters can trap, to what happens to the dust they can’t. We at Blue Label can help identify IAQ problem sources (pollen, mold, bacteria, viruses, and countless other airborne particulates) to help determine a great solution for you. But, in the meantime, and in the spirit of helping you improve your home’s Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), we thought we’d show you some ways to improve your home’s...

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Why Poor Insulation Can Really Cost You in Houston

July 10, 2020

How Poor Insulation Costs You in Houston The insulation in your Cypress, TX home plays an important role in maintaining your indoor air temperature. Even if your heating and air conditioning systems are functioning at full capacity, if your insulation is poor, you and your family can be uncomfortable inside your home. Additionally, poor insulation can cost you a lot of money, as the heater and air conditioner will have to run more often to achieve the same effect, which raises your energy bills.  At Blue Label Services, we are more than just a Cypress heating and cooling company. We...

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