Programmable thermostats can increase your HVAC system's efficiency, save you money on your monthly energy bills, and help you maintain a more consistent, comfortable temperature throughout your home. Unfortunately, if you don't use your programmable thermostat correctly, or make a few common mistakes, you won't reap the benefits of this amazing technology. Here are a few tips to help you get the most out of your new programmable thermostat: Read the Owner's Manual Thoroughly
11 December 2018
If you live in an older home that isn't able to accommodate the ductwork required for a central air conditioning unit, you may think that you're out of options. However, that's not the case. Ductless air conditioning may be the way to go. Ductless air conditioning allows you to cool your home down during the summer without the use of ducts. This is extremely beneficial for homes that don't have adequate attic or crawlspace between the outer roof and the inner ceiling.
3 November 2018
A sudden failure of the heating system may pose an emergency for your home depending on the temperature outside. When the temperature is extremely low, the interior of the home may get dangerously cold. If you are to protect yourself against this wintertime hazard, a comprehensive inspection of the heater should be done prior to the arrival of winter. Mold During the fall inspection of your heating system, it is necessary to thoroughly check the heating elements and the area around the heater for signs of mold.
3 October 2018
The filter has an important role to play in the HVAC operations; it ensures that only clean air gets circulated in your house. Here is an overview of the three major types of filters. Fiberglass Air Filters These are the most common types of HAC air filters. They are popular because they are cheap and disposable. As the name suggests, the main material is fiberglass; and it is crafted into a screen design with tiny holes that allow air to pass through but blogs bigger particulate such as dust particles.
28 August 2018
Are you currently enjoying the summer weather, spending time at the beach, grilling, or doing other summer activities? Is the last thing that you want to think about the arrival of winter and cold temperatures? But as much as you're enjoying the summer, now is the best time for you to start getting ready for the arrival of winter. By the time cool weather arrives, you'll be ready and shouldn't be caught unprepared for any unseasonably cold weather that might occur.
24 July 2018
Picture this scenario: you're driving home after a long, hard day at work and can't wait to kick off your shoes, take off your uniform and relax in the comfort and coolness of your house. You finally pull up into the driveway, get out of the car and open the front door. You are greeted by a blast of hot air that only serves to frustrate you. It seems that there were no signs that your air conditioning (AC) unit was on the fritz.
20 June 2018
When you need your heating system services to thrive, it's important that you do what you can to care for any equipment that you own. By tackling some day to day heater maintenance, you will be in good hands and will know that you're doing everything possible to keep the system thriving and operating as it should. To start getting the most from your home heating services, read the strategies below.
16 May 2018
During the summer months, your commercial HVAC system will be hard at work cooling your commercial building. This helps to keep employees, tenants, customers, and clients cool. But during this time, many HVAC systems work harder than they should to produce cold air. Ultimately, this results in a shorter life for the HVAC unit and higher utility bills for you. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to help make your unit more efficient before the summer months hit.
7 April 2018
Have you had a ductless AC installed in your home? It is an HVAC solution that you may think little about, but it will require maintenance to ensure efficiency and prevent damage. Some of the things that need to be done are the same as a conventional HVAC system, and other maintenance tasks are unique to ductless systems. Here are some ductless AC maintenance tips to help you stay cool with fewer repairs:
26 February 2018
Your home's HVAC system may be turning on when you activate the thermostat, but that doesn't mean that it is running smoothly. An AC that powers on can still need repair, since there are some known problems that will let you know something is wrong. Be on the lookout for these three things, and if you notice them, contact a local HVAC technician for help. Odors A properly working air conditioner will not create odors that will travel through the vents and into the rooms of your house.
29 December 2017