HVAC systems become less efficient over time because of a number of factors. Of course, you have to constantly battle dirty components and do your best to keep them clean over the years. Regardless, many components are going to become less efficient over the years, even if they are regularly cleaned and serviced. On top of this, modern products seem to become more and more efficient every year. So, if you are looking at your HVAC bills and they still seem to be getting bigger even though you are doing your best to regularly maintain your system, it might be time to replace a few of the vital components.
27 December 2017
Eventually, a time will come when you need to have your AC replaced, and you are going to be thinking about energy efficiency. Today, there are many choices for an energy-efficient air conditioner. You could install a geothermal system that provides energy for both heating and cooling needs or a heat pump system. There are also options like ductless AC. Here are the best energy-efficient solutions to consider for your AC replacement project:
7 October 2017
If you use an older central air conditioning unit to cool your home, you may wonder if it may be time to replace it. If so, look for the following three signs that your old central air conditioner's compressor is starting to break down. Air Flow Is Greatly Reduced One of the first signs you may notice is that the air flow through the vents is greatly reduced. If the compressor has started dying, it may not have enough power to force the cold air into your home like it did in the past.
7 October 2017
If you are connected to a septic tank there are a few different things that you need to know about because it is much different than being connected to city sewer. First of all, a septic system is an amazing system that keeps the sewage near and allows it to decompose and drain right on the property. If taken care of it is possible for these plumbing systems to run flawlessly for a very long time.
17 September 2017
Heating and cooling systems are essential in every home. Faulty gas heating puts your safety and health in danger. When your gas heating unit fails prematurely, it forces you to make a crucial decision on whether to call for heating services or to replace the unit. The decision to replace your heating unit also provides you with a valuable opportunity to upgrade from gas heating. Unit replacement is costly. An upgrade might cost you even more.
4 September 2017
Do you feel sick all the time? Do you spend the majority of your time coughing, sneezing, and just feeling downright yucky? If you do, and the doctor has given you a clean bill of health, the problem could be with your house. That's right. Your own home could be the cause of your constant discomfort. You might not realize this, but problems inside your home can cause you to experience symptoms of sickness.
15 August 2017
Given that throughout parts of the United States, the summer temperatures often seem to start early and last a long time, it's easy to just turn the air conditioner on when it gets hot. However, doing so isn't always the best idea and instead, it's often recommended to have the unit evaluated by a qualified professional on a regular basis. Otherwise, there is the risk of serious issues developing due to a minor issue, such as concerns with the ductwork, that manifested during the winter.
2 August 2017
If your toilet gets clogged frequently, there are things that you can do that will help to make sure that the pipes don't clog so that your toilet doesn't overflow on a regular basis. Take a look at the following suggestions: Plunge One common time for your toilet to clog up and overflow is after a bowel movement. That's because they tend to not go down the pipes as easily as other things might.
21 July 2017
Water heaters may seem like relatively benign pieces of equipment, but there are plenty of dangers lurking in the background. A poorly maintained or defective water heater can easily cause a fire or explosion, which could result in serious injuries and severe structural damage to your home. There are plenty of things you should do—as well as things you should avoid at all cost—that can help keep your water heater safe and in great shape.
5 July 2017
Now that summer is here, it's time to get your air conditioner serviced. A thorough servicing before the heat waves arrive, will ensure that your air conditioner is up to the task of keeping you cool this summer. While you're having your air conditioner serviced, you'll also want to have your ducts cleaned. Starting the summer with clean ducts will increase the efficiency of your air conditioner, and ensure that the air that's flowing through your home is clean.
21 June 2017