Air Conditioners
May 21, 2019

5 Things To Do When Your AC Goes Out

With the middle of the summer fast approaching and the heat showing no mercy. It’s more important than ever to make sure your AC unit is working properly. However, we realize we don’t live in a perfect world and yes, things do break. Fear no more, check out the following tips to get your AC...Read More
Woman Operating Air Conditioner With Remote Control
Air Conditioners
May 20, 2019

5 Ways Great AC Can Improve Your Life

No more sweat stains! Alright so we know it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that air conditioning makes you sweat less. Climate control has saved millions of people from uncomfortable clingy clothes and embarrassing sweat stains. How annoying can sweat be? deodorant producer Sweat Block sites that the average human sweats about...Read More
Air Conditioners
May 15, 2019

Reduce Your Summer Cooling Costs in 6 Easy Steps

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start dialing your home’s temperature down a few degrees. If you’re like us, you like to keep your air conditioning bill low; here are a few ways to keep your cooling costs as low as possible even in the peak of the summer heat! 1. Properly maintain…Read More

Air Conditioners
May 1, 2019

Don’t Be Fooled! Let’s Decode HVAC Terminology.

Have you ever had an HVAC technician in your home and they use terms you don’t understand at all? Or you call an HVAC company to describe a problem you’re having and their response includes confusing words? What are they talking about?! You’re not an experienced HVAC technician and you don’t have the background knowledge…Read More

HVAC technician working on air conditioning unit next to red brick building home
Air Conditioners
April 10, 2019

Landscaping and HVAC: How What You Plant Can Help Your HVAC System Become More Efficient

Few homeowners give their HVAC system much thought when it comes to landscaping their properties. That's really too bad, because the right plants, carefully situated in relation to the outdoor component of the air conditioner, can contribute in a positive way to the operation of your system. Not only can planting well-chosen plants in a...Read More
Air conditioning thermostat mounted on wall displaying seventy one degrees
Air Conditioners
March 14, 2019

How to Make your Cooling System More Efficient this Summer

While you can’t do anything about the heat outside, you can achieve lower air conditioning bills by preparing your cooling system and your home for hot weather. A well-maintained cooling system and a house that resists heat gain will put you on the fast track toward summer energy savings. Prioritize the Cooling System Getting your…Read More

Five air conditioning units outside of red brick building
Air Conditioners
February 22, 2019

6 Factors in Choosing a Heating/Cooling System Replacement

Choosing a heating/cooling system replacement is an investment in the future. The combined average service life of a furnace and central air conditioner is over 15 years. So, whatever choice you make now, you’ll be living with the results for some time to come. This includes the heating or cooling performance of the system, which…Read More

Tips
February 12, 2019

5 Steps to Better Air Quality

The Environmental Protection Agency shocked homeowners a few years ago by reporting that indoor air in most homes is on average two to five times more polluted than outdoor air — and in many cases, is even scores of times worse. If you’re skeptical and think your home might be an exception because you work…Read More

Open book open on table next to coffee cup in front of fireplace
Tips
January 20, 2019

10 Common Furnace Problems and What to Do

About half the homes in the United States utilize natural gas-fired furnaces for heating. A gas furnace is a sturdy appliance with a long expected service life—it’s not uncommon to find units over 20 years old still on the job. Because gas heating has a long history, mass production of gas-fired furnaces by established manufacturers…Read More

Orange smart thermostat mounted on wall displaying seventy degrees fahrenheit
Air Conditioners
December 4, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Smart Thermostats

When programmable thermostats hit the market some 20 years ago, homeowners who installed them realized energy savings. Their only effort was to program the thermostat to match their occupancy patterns. Anyone coming home unexpectedly had to override the thermostat, which if entered wrong, could wipe out energy savings. As Wi-Fi apps proliferated, HVAC engineers found…Read More