Don't wait until your HVAC unit breaks down to schedule service. Annual service can help avoid breakdowns, as well as provide many more benefits. 1. Cost Savings A well-maintained unit will use less electricity over time, which results in major savings on your energy bill. This is because basic maintenance like cleaning and lubricating keeps the HVAC system running at peak efficiency. For example dirt in the unit can cause the motor to work harder to pull in air or prevent the condenser from properly exchanging heat to cool the air, which means more energy is used to cool the house.
13 May 2021
Soon, it will be time to turn your AC on, but there may be problems that you need to have repaired first. The most common air conditioner problems start before you ever turn your system on. Therefore, you probably want to know how to deal with some of the most common problems. The following top AC problems are issues you need to have fixed before they cause failures: Damage to Condensing Unit
19 April 2021
Your home is your sanctuary from the outside world, including the elements. When the summer heat gets too much, you can head to your cool home. However, if you don't have central air-conditioning, you may find that your home is still too warm for your liking. If you're tired of being hot and sweaty in your own home, check out these three benefits of central air conditioning. 1. Comfort
17 March 2021
Increasing amounts of summer and fall wildfires are leading to major indoor air quality concerns for most families. Smoke contains particulates that can affect respiratory health both in the short and long term. Proper air filtration is key to breathing clean air when the smoke and ash are flying. How Smoke Gets Into the Home Smoke enters the home through both obvious and hidden means. Obvious means of smoke infiltration include open windows and doors and ventilation systems that work by drawing in outside air.
12 February 2021
Many households have air conditioning systems. If you intend to buy, replace, or upgrade your air conditioner, you need to find the most appropriate system based on your lifestyle and budget. In particular, you'll need to decide whether to go for ducted air conditioning or split air conditioning. Here are the basic features of both systems to help you make an informed decision. Mode of Operation One way to differentiate between ducted and split systems is by how they work.
8 February 2021
When you aren't using your air conditioner during cooler weather, you might wonder if you need to cover your AC unit. As part of taking care of your complete HVAC system, you may wonder what steps you need to take to protect your air conditioner so that you can use it comfortably as the temperature rises again this spring. These are some of the questions you need to ask about covering your AC unit.
4 January 2021
It often seems like winter lasts a long time when the temperatures are cold and the days dreary. At least you can stay cozy and snug in your home when your furnace is working properly. Your furnace works hard when it's cold out, so it's important to take good care of it all winter long. Here are some important things you can do to prevent furnace failure in the winter.
27 November 2020