4 Things Homeowners Should Do With Their HVAC Every. Single. Month.


When you own a home, there is a certain ebb and flow to the work schedule. The lawn needs to be fertilized in the spring and aerated in the fall. The windows need to be cleaned, but only after the gutters are cleaned out. The batteries in the smoke detectors need to be checked on the same day that you change the clocks forward or back. Your home's HVAC system, however, doesn't play by the rules.

13 December 2018

3 Considerations For Your New Commercial Air Conditioning System


Are you going to have an air conditioning system installed in your office building? If so, the installation process is going to be quite different than what it would be for your home. Here are some considerations to make when having your commercial air conditioning system installed. 1. Use Multiple Air Conditioners For Different Zones One thing you must think about is if your commercial space needs to be split up into zones.

11 November 2018

4 HVAC Maintenance Tips To Help You Get Through Winter And Reduce Problems In Spring


If you have a central HVAC system for heating and cooling your home, you will need to do maintenance every season. Before winter arrives, you want to winterize the AC and prepare the furnace for another cold winter. Doing the right maintenance now will ensure your heating is efficient this winter, and your AC has fewer problems next spring. Here are some tips to help with maintenance now for efficient heating and easy spring AC maintenance.

8 October 2018

Call A Plumber If You Notice These Signs Of Trouble In Your Home


While there is no disputing that there is a need for a plumber if there is water spraying all over your kitchen or bathroom. However, there may be some less obvious signs that you are in need of the expert assistance of a plumbing contractor. Check out the following signs of plumbing trouble, so you will know just when it is time for you to find a skilled plumbing professional.

21 August 2018

A Guide To Central Heating Furnaces


Homeowners who rely on both heating and air conditioning have to deal with increased utilities throughout the entire year. The cost of the systems, along with the cost of the energy it takes to power them can account for tens of thousands of dollars over their lifetime. So, it only makes sense that buyers are going to choose the most energy efficient products available to them. If you are going to install a new furnace, you will find this article helpful.

2 August 2018

3 Reasons To Have Your Heating Oil Delivered


Heating your house requires a lot more than just turning your thermostat on and off. If your HVAC system relies on heating oil to heat up your home during the cold winter months, then you should consider hiring a heating oil services company to deliver oil directly to your home. But why is it worth having it delivered? This article will take a closer look.  1. It Saves You Time Yes, you can go out and pick up your heating oil, but if you're like most everybody else, then you live a busy life and have a full plate.

27 June 2018

Tips For Cleaning Furnace Evaporator Coils


Your furnace may seem like it is running just fine, but it needs occasional maintenance to work without interruptions. One thing that needs to be done from time to time is cleaning the unit's evaporator coils. Here is what you need to know in order to do it on your own. Getting Access To The Evaporator Coils The first step to cleaning your furnace evaporator coils is figuring out where they are.

24 May 2018

How To Get Your Window AC Unit Ready For Spring


If you have a window AC unit that you have not used since last summer, you are going to want to spend a little time taking care of your unit before you turn it on for the first time this spring. Change Out The Air Filter If you didn't change out the air filter at the end of last summer, you need to change out the air filter before you turn on your unit this spring.

8 April 2018

3 Facts Regarding Radiant Floor Heating


When it's time to replace the heating in your home, you may assume a furnace is the best choice. However, there are many ways to heat your home, and radiant floor heating is one excellent option. There are many benefits to this type of heat, making it popular among many homeowners. If you are not sure if radiant floor heating is right for you, check out these three facts. It Works By Heating the Floor With Liquid

26 February 2018

Problems You May Face If You Don'T Change Filters Properly


Changing an air filter is one of the most common AC (air conditioner) maintenance issues; it is also one of the easiest things to do. However, there are still mistakes you can make during the air filter change, and these mistakes will affect your AC efficiency. Here are some examples of such mistakes: Using a Filter with the Wrong Efficiency Rating The efficiency rating of a filter is a measure of the filter's ability to remove particles or contaminants from the air.

11 January 2018