Heating and cooling is important because it keeps your family comfortable through the changing temperatures. However, your heating and cooling system is also an important part of maintaining a healthy home. Even though it is so important, most homeowners do not place enough time or energy into understanding and maintaining their system. This could lead to improper maintenance and a complete failure of your system. There will come a time when you need a new heating and cooling system, so knowing your options is key.
22 October 2018
In many regions with extreme cold weather, radiant heating and boilers are an efficient and durable solution to heat your home. The systems differ from conventional forced air HVAC in that they need different maintenance and repairs before winter arrives and throughout the cold season. With older systems, there may occasionally be a need for repairs and upgrades to your radiant heating system. Here are some of the heating repairs that you may need for your radiant heating system and boiler this winter:
20 September 2018
If you have a forced air heating system, and you do not complete regular maintenance on the device, then you may be looking at an expensive repair bill in the near future. And, a dirty furnace is one thing that can cause a problem and lead to repair issues. You can complete some of the cleaning on your own, and there are many signs that your furnace is dirty and in need of cleaning.
15 August 2018
The compressor is usually considered to be one of the most important parts of any refrigeration or HVAC system. It is a complicated electrical component which is, to put it simply, the part of the refrigeration system that actually creates cold air. In actuality, the compressor is also linked to several other functions. It also helps to circulate refrigerant liquid throughout your system. An Interconnected Web Whenever you start to examine a refrigeration system and how the heat is moved around, you quickly see that everything is very interconnected.
18 July 2018
Is your home located in a climate that has very hot summers? If so, having air conditioning that works is crucial to being comfortable in your home. While conventional AC depends on forced air, operating the system can be very expensive. That's why there are unconventional methods that can cool down a home, some of which you may not know about. Here are 4 different methods that you could use.
12 June 2018
Having a new air conditioner installed in your home is no small endeavor. First, you have to find an AC contractor. Then, you need to come up with the funds to pay for the replacement! A new air conditioner won't be cheap. Thankfully, there are a few ways that you can save money in this purchase and make sure you don't end up overpaying. 1. Look for Tax Credits and Rebates
3 May 2018
Do you have central air conditioning for your business? If so, you should investigate the status of the ductwork if you cannot remember the last time they were cleaned. Here are some common questions about getting your ductwork cleaned. Is There A Potential Problem With Having Dirty Ductwork? Over the years, having a lot of dirt and dust within your ductwork can create problems. It will cause the building's air quality to decrease, which will not be good for employees or customers that use your facility.
20 March 2018
When summer arrives, your AC will be working around the clock to keep your home cool and comfortable. This means that more energy will be used to cool your home and your utility bills will be higher, which is why you may want to consider upgrades to improve energy efficiency of your AC, such as installing smart thermostats or replacing an outdated AC with a heat pump. Here are some of the energy-efficient AC upgrades that you may want to consider before summer arrives:
7 February 2018
Right now, you might find that your garage gets really hot in the summer, when the temperatures soar. This can be a bad thing if you like to work in your garage a lot, and it can be quite unpleasant when you're getting in and out of your car. Plus, if your attached garage stays hot, then it can cause the inside of your house to be warmer as well. Fortunately, you do have options for keeping your garage cool this summer.
20 December 2017
If your air conditioner needed to work overtime to keep you cool this past summer, it's time to start planning for its replacement, especially if you've noticed an increase in repair bills over the past few years. Replacing your old air conditioner is a big investment. Make sure you get the job done right by utilizing the tips provided here. Schedule the Installation During the Slow Season Now that it's time to say goodbye to the old air conditioner unit, make sure you schedule the installation of your new unit at the right time.
13 November 2017