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How to Reduce Boiler Heat Loss

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Boiler systems can be complicated, and homeowners are generally smart to avoid tinkering with the boiler, its electrical components, or the pressurized pipes connected to it. However, there are some simple upgrades you can make that can make your boiler a little more efficient. This article particularly focuses on how you can insulate your heating pipes to reduce heat loss. How Boilers Work A boiler, to put it basically, works by converting fuel into hot water.

7 April 2021

3 Benefits of Investing in Professional AC Repair Services

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The only way to survive extreme weather conditions is by having your AC in perfect working condition. Whether you are at home or winding up some office work, the intense heat in summer is probably the last thing you would want to experience. However, the comfort of the AC's cool air may be disrupted when the system develops problems. Unfortunately, your system may unexpectedly fail during hot days or when you are just entertaining guests in your house.

4 March 2021

Need AC In A Tight Space? Consider These Installation Tips

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Downsizing remains popular with adults of all ages. But designing a smaller space to be a permanent home does call for making adjustments and foregoing some traditional construction methods.  One such design change involves the installation of air conditioning in a small space. Small spaces can be particularly challenging to cool, due to potential sizing problems with the components or existing ventilation issues created by living in a small space.

29 January 2021

Air Conditioner Installation Solutions for Efficient Cooling in the Summer

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If you want to have AC in your home this summer, it may be time to start planning. Today, there are affordable air conditioners that can be installed before the heat arrives. You have options like a mini-split system or high-velocity AC. There are other options like AC heat pumps as well. The following AC installation solutions will help you choose the right system for your home before summer. Ductless AC Systems

17 December 2020

A Malfunctioning Expansion Valve Could Prevent Your AC From Cooling Your House

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If your air conditioner is malfunctioning, the problem might be a part that controls the refrigerant. Your AC has an expansion valve that regulates the refrigerant so the refrigerant can cool your home efficiently. Here's how this valve works, signs it is malfunctioning, and what an air conditioning repair professional might need to do about the problem. How An Expansion Valve Works Refrigerant works by absorbing heat from your house as the air handler blows air across the coils that contain the refrigerant.

19 November 2020

Do I Need Emergency HVAC Services?

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Although most people dread having to call a repairman out to fix things on their home, if your air conditioner stops working in the middle of summer, you'll be glad that you have an emergency HVAC technician on speed dial. While some problems can wait a few days to be fixed, others can't, and waiting too long on certain repairs may end up causing irreparable damage to your home and your HVAC system.

19 October 2020

4 Tips For Maintaining An Electric Furnace

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While natural gas is by far the most common residential heating fuel in cold parts of the country, electric furnaces are not uncommon in the warmer southern states. Electric furnaces offer numerous advantages, such as quiet operation and relatively little maintenance. In areas where using electricity for heating is cost-effective, they are often a top choice. Despite their lower service requirements, annual maintenance is still an essential part of owning an electric furnace.

15 September 2020

Troubleshooting A Shaking Air Conditioner

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A shaking air conditioner can make a lot of noise, which impacts your comfort. Further, shaking is hard on the unit itself and can increase the chances of further problems down the road. Hard Starts A hard start results in shaking when you first power on the AC. The cause is either a failing AC compressor or a malfunctioning start capacitor. A compressor failure usually means that it is time to replace the unit.

11 August 2020

Mid-Summer HVAC Maintenance Tips

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With summer in full swing, you are probably relying heavily on your air conditioner to keep your living space cool. No one wants their air conditioner to break down during the summer months, so ongoing maintenance during the peak cooling season is a must. There are a few simple things that you can do today to help maintain your AC system and keep your condenser running efficiently throughout the rest of the summer.

15 July 2020

Protect Your Investment: How To Care For The AC Units In Your Rental Properties

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If you own rental homes, you need to worry about maintenance. Without proper care, your rental homes may rack up costly repair bills. This is especially true of the operating systems, such as the air conditioner. Air conditioners are a key component of any home, especially during the summer. If the air conditioners don't function the way they should, your tenants may have to suffer through the heat. You'll also have to pay for the repairs.

9 June 2020