Furnace Warning Signs Can Help You Save Money

When you own a home, taking care of repairs and maintenance is something you need to take seriously. The same is true when it comes to your HVAC system. While many of today’s furnaces are extremely dependable, with continued use, these heating units will eventually need repairs and service. Fortunately, a few simple furnace warning

A/C Maintenance To Complete This Summer

Many homeowners are busy getting ready for the fall and coming winter, but it is important to make sure that your air conditioner is serviced before the end of the cooling season. While many people schedule summer air conditioning maintenance at the beginning of the season, if this wasn’t done or if you have been

Will HVAC Efficiency Requirements Increase Anytime Soon?

The need for better HVAC efficiency resulted in a 2009 attempt by the DOE to increase HVAC efficiency standards. They worked with HVAC leaders as well as experts in the utilities field in order to adopt higher AFUE, annual fuel utilization efficiency, requirements for combustible heating equipment. While these proposed changes were intended to reduce

Troubleshooting Your HVAC System

Chances are that our home’s heating or cooling system is at work right now as you are reading this. Though you may not think about it often, this system works hard to keep you at comfortable temperatures, no matter the season. However, what would you do right now if you found your a/c not working,

Is Your HVAC System Protected From Power Surges?

Homeowners protect their homes from many different forces and factors. We use shingles on our roofs to protect against the outside elements. We use security systems, cameras, and locks to protect against burglaries and those with malicious intent. We purchase homeowners and flood insurance to protect our homes against other natural perils. Some homeowners protect

Arctic Chills When Summer Heat Steals Warm Weather Thrills

We all love and anticipate the warmth of summer months, especially when battling a blizzard in January. However, once those warm weather days arrive, most of us wish that the cool of a winter blizzard would reappear inside our homes. Unfortunately, when we do not prepare for hot months they can catch us off guard.

NATE Certified Technicians Offer Superior Service

Many homeowners wonder, what does NATE certified mean? This can be confusing, especially for people who are not in the HVAC profession, but NATE certification is an important indicator of the expertise of the HVAC technician you choose for your heating and cooling needs. A technician who has become NATE certified is one who has

Improve Indoor Air Quality Today

There’s little doubt that the high winds plaguing homeowners all over the country have created a problem with dusty HVAC equipment. Unfortunately, as the dust and debris accumulates on your heating and cooling equipment, internal components are put under unnecessary stress. The grit and dirt that finds its way into your machinery can be extremely

Changing Temperatures And Burst Pipes Can Also Plague HVAC Systems

Most homeowners are aware that sudden severe dips in outside temperature can be dangerous to plumbing and lead to pipes bursting. They may not be aware that they can also damage their home’s HVAC systems at the same time. Home air conditioning units may have humidifiers and other components whose pipes or machinery have broken

Saving Money On Your Utilities Bills

With energy costs steadily rising, many homeowners are concerning themselves with ways in which they can help minimize their costs while still keeping themselves comfortable during the summer. Fortunately, there are many ways in which they can enjoy the utility of their systems without having to worry about the rising costs. By simply following some