2018

  • One Long, Hot, Wet....September? How To Deal With The Strange Weather

    Look around the country. Wildfires are still raging in California. Hurricane Florence is wiping out parts of the Southeast Coast. The Midwest is getting blasted with torrential rains and flash floods. Finally, even though it is September and people are expecting cooler, less humid weather, it is quite the opposite. How can anyone deal with this long, hot, wet, and terrible weather? Ask your HVAC technician for help. They can help with most of the following.
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  • 3 Things To Consider When Choosing A Specialist To Maintain Your New Air Conditioning System

    Now that you've decided to install a new air-conditioning system in your home, it's a good idea to hire a specialist to maintain the system as it ages. A good service technician can help ensure optimal performance and a reduced chance of break downs as time goes on. Here are a few things to consider when choosing an air-conditioning specialist to hire: Is a Maintenance Plan Provided? One important consideration when hiring a specialist to maintain your new air-conditioning system is whether or not a maintenance plan will be provided for the coming year.
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  • Keep Your Condenser Fins Straight And Clean

    When you look at your air conditioner, are the exterior metal sheet smashed, bent, flattened, or dirty? Are they also starting to rust? The sheets are more than just the outer layer of your air conditioner unit; they are also connected to the vital condensing system. This article explains what these aluminum sheets are, why they are so important to your AC, and how they can be fixed. What Are Condenser Fins?
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  • How To Maintain Your Evaporator

    One of the most important tasks of your HVAC system is to remove moisture from the air that is circulated into your rooms. Conditioned air is really just air that has been cooled and the moisture removed from it. Dry air is cleaner, and it heats and cools rooms more efficient. So, even if your HVAC system is properly producing the right amounts of hot or cold air, it won't be as efficient as possible if the evaporator is not doing its part to remove moisture from the air.
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  • How To Diagnose Furnace Banging Noises

    Gas furnaces are prone to making some natural noises, such as knocking, which occurs when metal parts expand after the furnace starts. However, if you hear a louder banging or popping sound, and the noise gets more frequent, it could be a sign of a problem. Some problems may need professional service, and others you can fix yourself,  but you should investigate the cause immediately by following these troubleshooting tips.
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  • A Simple Way To Improve Your HVAC System

    Are you sick of paying huge monthly bills during the summer? Does it seem like you are always turning off your air conditioner, just to try to save money? Instead of constantly sacrificing comfort in your own home, you can probably reduce your utility bills by making your HVAC system more efficient. Many people think that the only solution is to use their air conditioner less, but there is a good chance that your air conditioner is simply less efficient than it used to be just because it is getting older.
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  • Heating Repair And Efficiency Upgrades For Home Struggling With Winter

    As the months get colder, a failing heater can lead to more costs than you'd expect. It's not just about avoiding a repair bill. f you're not getting heat, you and your family may have to deal with poor sleep quality, distraction from discomfort, compromised immune systems, and other issues that people "tough out" because the immediate cost of these problems aren't printed on in a single day. To avoid the staggered costs of cold weather struggling while looking for better ways to keep heating affordable, consider few heating repair and upgrade options that can help.
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