Installing A Heat Pump That Also Cools: What You Should Know


Heat pumps heat. Heat pumps also cool. Bet you did not know that! Now that you know that a dual-function heat pump can do both, you might be interested in swapping your old furnace and air conditioner for a single unit that does it all. Here are some more things to note about these dual-function heat pumps.  It Is Not Just Convenient, But Efficient Too Turn on your furnace, and it takes time to heat up the house.

25 June 2019

Get Ready For Summer With Home Air Conditioning Maintenance


When you are getting excited about the hot summer months ahead, it's important to remember your air conditioning system. While you may be loving the cool breezes coming in your window right now, the hot, sticky weather isn't far behind. To get the most out of your home air conditioning system, get it serviced before you need to put it to work every day. While it may turn on, a system that hasn't been serviced isn't ready to work hard to keep you cool in the hot weather.

20 May 2019

Here Comes The Heat: How To Keep Your Home Cool This Summer


The temperatures are mild right now, but things will start heating up as soon as summer arrives. When that does happen, you'll want to be ready to keep your home as cool as possible. Don't get left with an unbearably hot home. Here are some simple tips that will help you maintain a cool, comfortable home this summer. Service Your Air Conditioner If you want to stay cool this summer, service your air conditioner before the temperatures start to rise.

7 April 2019

2 Possible Reasons Why Your Central AC Unit Keeps Freezing Up


After discovering that your home is not as cool as it should be with the air conditioner running, you may have looked outside and noticed a sheet of ice blocking the air vents. If so, there are a couple of possible reasons why your central AC unit is freezing up, especially if it keeps happening on a regular basis. 1.  Thermostat Is Turned Down Too Low at Night One possible reason why your AC unit keeps freezing up is that you are turning the thermostat down too low at night.

24 February 2019

4 Tips To Improve The Installation Of Your Ductless AC For More Energy Savings And Efficiency


When you get ready to install a new AC in your home, you may be considering ductless AC for more efficient cooling or add air conditioning to newly finished spaces. With ductless AC, there are some improvements and upgrades that can be done during installation to make your system more efficient. Here are some tips to help improve the installation of ductless AC for more efficiency and energy savings: 1. Installing Heat Pump Systems for Efficient Heating and Cooling

14 January 2019

Why Does My AC Smell?


Does the air in your home seem rank? Does it become noticeably worse when your AC or heat is pumping? If you can smell bad air coming out of your registers, it is safe to say that your problem has to do with your HVAC system. The smell could be coming from your air handler, furnace, pump, or ducts. Basically, it can be pretty much anywhere, so it might be a little bit tricky trying to find the source of your odors.

9 December 2018

Considerations When Upgrading Your Water Heater


Despite the fact that upgrading your water heater can be a major project to undertake, it may greatly improve the quality of life in your home as well as allow you to avoid some issues. Throughout the process of choosing a new water heater, there are considerations that may help you. Prioritize Energy Efficiency The water heater in a home can be one of the most energy-intensive appliances in the house.

29 October 2018

Thinking Of Going Tankless? Know The Pros And Cons


If your water heater is not running properly, or is on the older side, it may be time to upgrade to a new system. If this is the case, you may want to think about getting rid of that bulky system and instead opt for a tankless system instead. There are a number of pros (and some cons) of going with a tankless system rather than a traditional tank. Read on for some further information about tankless water heaters to help you make your decision.

29 September 2018

Upgrading Your Forced Air Furnace System


If your home uses a forced air furnace to keep it warm, there may eventually come a time when the forced air system will need to upgraded or replaced. This will represent a large investment in your home, and it is important to be prepared for this upgrade. Can You Reduce The Dryness Of The Air Coming From Your Heating System? Homeowners will often find that the air in their home may become extremely dry after upgrading their forced air furnace.

26 August 2018

Top Reasons To Hire A Licensed Air Conditioning Company


Maintaining a home can be expensive, so it is not surprising that many homeowners want to save money where they can. However, hiring an unlicensed air conditioning company is never a good idea, even if their prices are lower than a licensed air conditioning company. It is always in your best interest to work with an air conditioning company that is licensed by the state. Some of the top reasons to hire a licensed air conditioning company include:

21 July 2018