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Sylvane’s Black Friday Deals and Cyber Monday Sale Mean Big Savings!

Posted by Tony on November 27th, 2013

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This year’s Black Friday is shaping up to be a wild one: Thanksgiving falls late so there are fewer weeks between now and Christmas, and it’s freezing pretty much everywhere—so expect an extra slice of crazy with your traffic and lines. So what’s your strategy?

Here’s ours: Offer huge deals on our most popular products, like 20% off select space heaters and select humidifiers. We’re also offering 10% off ANY purchase more than $150 (using coupon code THANKS13). The best part? You don’t have to deal with the cold, traffic, or long lines—and we’ll ship your quality products to you for free. Oh, and our Black Friday sale runs through Cyber Monday, so visit Sylvane.com to take advantage of our discounts all weekend (from 11-28-13 to 12-2-13).

For me, that’s enough incentive to buy useful products, but here’s a look at some of our best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals: Learn More About our Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales!

Sylvane’s Labor Day Sale: 20% Off Dehumidifiers, Air Conditioners, and More!

Posted by Tony on August 26th, 2013

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Labor Day is an interesting time of year—in some areas it still feels like summer, while in others fall and even winter is clearly on the horizon. At Sylvane, we’re here to make sure your indoor air feels fresh regardless of the weather in your area.

To celebrate Labor Day and the end of our rainy summer here at Sylvane HQ, we’re having a huge Labor Day sale from August 27-Sepemteber 2. The sale offers 20% off select brands of dehumidifiers, air conditioners, and swamp coolers, and also features deals on some of our most popular products like Alen air purifiers and Dyson fans and vacuums.

With deals on so many top products and brands, now may be the best time to buy. Keep reading to see some of our featured products:  Continue reading

Keep Your Cool and Finish Summer Projects with a Portable A/C in Your Garage

Posted by Ivey on August 1st, 2013

Garage WorkspaceFor many families, the garage becomes a multi-use facility. Whether you use it as a work station, place to restore your dream car, or it’s the practice space for your  band, summer brings one common problem: soaring temperatures. Unfortunately, this heat can transform  your crucial band practice into what seems like heat survival practice—and in some areas of the country, it’s going to be hot for a while longer. Not to mention the toll that keeping an attached garage cool can take on your electricity bill. Despite the heat, there’s no reason to list your car for sale or break up the band; instead, try out a garage portable air conditioner.

Portable air conditioners let you keep your attached or unattached garage cool within a budget. Even better, they take up very little room and are easy to wheel into place, so you’ll have room open for your tools, storage items, and more. A compact portable AC you can easily move in and out of your space is a common feature to consider.

Since garages don’t have good insulation and can get super-hot, it’s important to get a portable AC that’s powerful and rugged. If your garage has a window, venting a portable AC is simple using its window kit; if not, you’ll have to vent through a wall or out the main garage door—but either way, all portable ACs need to be vented.

Read more about garage portable AC options!

Memorial Day Sale: Stay Cool and Save 10% Off Air Conditioners, Dehumidifiers, and More!

Posted by Tony on May 24th, 2013

You’re preparing for another hot summer—and so are we! To be sure you’re ready for the summer heat, we’re offering 10% off ALL orders over $150 from May 25-May 27, 2013. This site-wide Memorial Day sale includes all products (except Miele products). Simply use the promo code MEM10.

Whether you’re looking for an air conditioner, dehumidifier, fan, or air purifier—or maybe a few of them—now is the time to buy! Here are a few products on sale this Memorial Day Weekend: Read More About Our Memorial Day Sale!

NASA-approved: Plants Keep the Air Clean in Your Home

Posted by Ivey on March 5th, 2013

Household plants improve indoor air qualityLet’s face it: When most people think of plants, they often think of allergies. As a result, many people choose to keep plants outside to reduce the likelihood of suffering from the sneezing, itching, and coughing that may occur in the presence of certain plants. However, a study published by NASA revealed that some common household plants can actually improve indoor air quality.

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), levels of pollutants inside the home are often two to five times higher than outdoor pollutant levels. You’re probably thinking, “How is that possible? I clean my floors and counter tops regularly.” Well, don’t be too hard on yourself because these excessive levels aren’t necessarily the result of poor housekeeping. Find out which plants can clean your indoor air

Are You Losing Sleep Due to Poor Air Quality?

Posted by Kylie on February 20th, 2013

SleepingA group of disorders known as Sleep-Disordered Breathing (SDB) is linked to a number of lifestyle factors, including age, weight and gender. A recent Harvard study shows that another cause is at work: poor indoor quality. With an estimated 17% of U.S. adults suffering from one of these disorders, this information is a breakthrough in SDB research.

While the link between poor health and poor air has long been known, this is the first known study on the relationship between air quality and sleep.

Read more to learn how to improve your sleep by improving your air.

Save 20% with Sylvane’s Air Conditioner and Dehumidifier Sale!

Posted by Tony on August 8th, 2012

Is your AC struggling after a long, hot summer season? Need a new dehumidifier to remove excess moisture from your home? Now is a good time to upgrade, because we’re offering 20% off select air conditioners and dehumidifiers with our Summer Cooling Savings!

Whether you need to replace an out-of-date unit at home or you’re sending a child off to survive dorm life, room air conditioners and dehumidifiers improve indoor air quality anywhere you need them.

Room ACs and dehumidifiers are great options for keeping rooms, offices, dorms, garages, or basements comfortable all year. Many models include multiple operating modes and loads of convenient features.

Some of our most popular brands are on sale for a limited time, so check out which ones may work best for you:

Read more about the ACs and dehumidifiers that are on sale now!

Why You Should Invest in a Whynter AC

Posted by Tony on April 18th, 2012

whynter-14000btu-arc-14s-mdWhynter is known for having some of the most eco-friendly portable air conditioners on the market. Their features aren’t just good for the environment: They save money and make your life easier. Combining efficient designs with powerful cooling and convenient features make Whynter ACs a top choice for our customers.

Whynter’s “Go Green” Mission

Whynter Eco FriendlyWhynter does their part to preserve the environment’s natural resources. Their mission to “Go Green” means that all Whynter models use the eco-friendly R-410A refrigerant, meet RoHS standards, and consume less energy than comparable portable ACs.

Learn more about the benefits of Whynter ACs

Happy Birthday Sylvane!

Posted by Diamond on November 1st, 2011

Sylvane 11th Anniversary SaleThe Sylvane break room has been decorated and decked out. Balloons and streamers are set to go up and a colossal sheet cake has been ordered. So what’s the big occasion you ask?

It’s our birthday! Next Friday, known around Sylvane office as 11-11-11, marks our eleventh anniversary celebration and you’re all invited. We’ve been in business for eleven years and would like to thank you with an anniversary sale that’s for the books: 11 Days of Deals starting today and extending until Nov. 11th.
Read more about the Sylvane story and get details on our big anniversary sale

Shop Sylvane’s Labor Day Weekend Sale!

Posted by Ashley on September 2nd, 2011

Sylvane Labor Day Weekend SaleFor many Americans, Labor Day isn’t just a time to reflect on our achievements as a dedicated workforce and celebrate the end of summer with one last blowout barbecue. Labor Day is also your first chance flex those savvy deal-grabbing skills and find the biggest and best sales to kick off your fall/winter shopping season right. Sylvane is certainly no exception to this tradition.

Starting today September 2nd and continuing through Labor Day, Monday September 5th, shop our amazing Labor Day Weekend Sale and save big on many of our most popular air treatment products! Our selection of deals and offers spans many product categories, including our bestselling air purifiers and replacement filters, air conditioners, fans, dehumidifiers, electric fireplaces, and vacuums.

Get all the details about Sylvane's Labor Day Weekend Sale

Shop Our End-of-Season Air Conditioner Sale for Cool (and Economical) Relief!

Posted by Ashley on August 19th, 2011

Friedrich YS12M33 12,100-BTU Window Air Conditioner - BeigeWith just a little more than a month left of summer, lots of us are still scrambling for relief from near-100 degree days, which have become all too common in many parts of the U.S. In fact, according to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) report, July 2011 was the seventh warmest month on record worldwide. If temperatures hold steady, we can likely expect sweltering conditions to continue through early fall.

So what better time than now to shop Sylvane’s end-of-season air conditioner sale?

Going on now, you can save 20% on select bestselling portable air conditioners, window air conditioners, and through-the-wall air conditioners at Sylvane.com.
Read more about Sylvane's end-of-season air conditioner sale

American Comfort Portable ACs Now Feature Auto-Drain Technology

Posted by Diamond on August 12th, 2011

American Comfort portable air conditionersIf you have particularly hot areas of your home that require a supplemental cooling source or if you’ve been looking for ways to lower your cooling costs without sacrificing comfort, you’ve probably considered purchasing a portable air conditioner. But I’m sure you’re not interested in a run-of-the-mill portable AC.

No, you want a portable air conditioner that is affordable and effective with user-friendly features and low maintenance to boot, right? Well, let me introduce you to the American Comfort portable air conditioner line.

Read more about American Comfort portable air conditioners

Air Conditioners, Dehumidifiers, and R-410A Refrigerant

Posted by Ashley on July 1st, 2011

eco-friendly symbolIf you’ve purchased an air conditioner, dehumidifier, or other appliance with a refrigeration system recently, you’ve probably noticed a change in the type of refrigerant being used. More specifically, you may have noticed the words “eco-friendly” or “non-ozone-depleting” popping up on product packaging or in sales literature when refrigerant is discussed.

First, let me assure you—these new claims aren’t just lofty selling points made by manufacturers in order to try to secure a sale. There is truth in these statements. However, as an informed consumer, it helps to understand this new change and what it means for you when you purchase an appliance equipped with “environmentally friendly refrigerant.” Here is the lowdown.

Read more about appliances and R-410A refrigerant

The Modern Whynter Sno Makes Summers Cool

Posted by Ivey on May 20th, 2011

Whynter 13000 BTU Portable Air ConditionerWhile portable air conditioners are a great way to cool areas of your home without the need for expensive installation jobs, let’s face it, many of them are clunky and difficult to place discreetly in your home. However, the unique design of the Whynter Sno 13,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner will change your perception of portable ACs.

Standing barely over a foot tall, the Whynter Sno features a sleek, modern design with rounded edges on the body. Available in two colors, the Whynter ARC-13S features a platinum finish and the Whynter ARC-13W is a versatile Frost White. The Sno’s diminutive height allows users to place the air conditioner in inconspicuous areas, such as a corner or behind a sofa. Of course, the chic design of this Whynter portable air conditioner lends itself to even the most modern, minimalist decor—with no need to hide it. If you need a blast of cool air in a different area, built-in front casters, two large back wheels, a retractable pull cord, and a convenient handle make moves a breeze.
Read more about the Whynter Sno

Beat the Summer Heat with a Portable Air Conditioner

Posted by Ivey on July 9th, 2010

Summer Temperatures RisingAs temperatures across the U.S. continue to skyrocket, staying cool seems to be at the top of everyone’s priority list. If your existing HVAC system needs a little help or if you just need to cool a single room, consider adding a portable air conditioner to your home. Sunpentown WA-9000E Portable Air ConditionerThese freestanding devices are great choices for anyone living in an apartment or condo with restrictions regarding the installation of window air conditioners, for IT professionals who need to keep a server room cool, or even for those working in warehouses or garages. With the help of a portable AC, you can stay cool and comfortable throughout the blazing hot summer months.
Find out more about portable ACs