The Dog Days and Your HVAC System

SiriusThe ancient Romans were the ones who called this time of year “the dog days of summer.” That’s because this is when the brightest star in the night sky makes its appearance: Sirius, the Dog Star. The ancients believed that Sirius was responsible for the hot, sultry days of August. Of course, we know that starlight offers us no heat, and that Sirius is in fact a binary star system. But one thing the ancients absolutely got right is that when Sirius arrives, the summer swelters. Continue reading “The Dog Days and Your HVAC System”