When I moved into my first place, I couldn't believe how dirty everything was all the time. I found myself dusting and mopping continuously, only to deal with a fresh layer of grime later. After awhile, I realized that the problem was blowing straight out of my air ducts. My ventilation lines were so dirty that it was spreading grime through my house every single time the air clicked on. Fortunately, I called an HVAC contractor who was able to clean my vents to a gleaming shine. I know how big of a difference cleaning up your ventilation system can make, which is why I want to spread the word.
14 March 2017
When the lines on your air conditioner freeze up and cause the unit to shut down, you may assume that there is not enough coolant in the system. While low coolant could be a cause of this type of problem, it may not be the direct cause in this situation. Frozen lines can happen for a variety of reasons, which is why it's important to know the causes and the common fixes for them.
6 March 2017
Heating your home is definitely something you should be able to do to ensure that everyone is comfortable in the winter season. Without home heating, it can be difficult to stay warm. However, using a heating system for your home doesn't come without potential dangers. That's why it's important to know these four home heating safety tips so that you can use your heater without worry: Three-Feet Rule: First off, you should know that all items should be placed at least three feet away from all heating appliances in the home.
3 February 2017
When the temperatures are scorching hot, it is only natural to want to crank up the air conditioner. However, running your air conditioner too much during the summer can lead to very expensive cooling bills. Unless you are fine with paying big bucks to cool your home, it might be necessary to make some changes. Do not worry though; you do not have to feel any less comfortable. Here is some helpful advice on how to cut cooling costs without sacrificing comfort:
23 June 2016
If your direct-drive gas furnace is slow to heat your home, you may wonder if you should replace the appliance. Before you replace your furnace, check out its blower assembly and parts first. Sometimes, these parts can build up debris or experience other issues that keep them from operating properly. Here's what you should know about your gas furnace's blower assembly system and how you can improve its performance. What's the Blower Assembly?
23 February 2016
If you have a window-mounted air conditioning unit, then there's a good chance that it hasn't gotten much of a workout this past winter. But with spring nearly here, now is the perfect time to whip your A/C unit into shape. The following offers plenty of helpful tips you can use to ready your window-mounted A/C system for the warmer temperatures ahead. Check for Critters First If you stored your window-mounted A/C unit indoors for the winter, there's a good chance you've had it under wraps in your basement or attic.