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.
3 April 2018
When the sweltering months of summer approach, you know your home's central air conditioning system will be running round-the-clock to keep your space cool and comfortable. Along with that, you can expect your electricity costs to increase. Nobody wants to spend more than necessary to keep their home cool, and the good news is that there are a few simple, yet effective ways you can go about minimizing your cooling costs this summer.
14 February 2018
During the spring, you are going to need to do maintenance to your HVAC. Some of the things that need to be done include servicing of your furnace before you turn it off for the year and preparing your AC for summer. There are some simple maintenance tasks that can be done to ensure your AC is cooling as efficiently as possible, such as cleaning the condensing unit, checking ductwork and repairing insulation.
4 January 2018
If you are tired of high heating bills during the winter, you may want to consider ways of improving the efficiency of your heating system. If you have already had the furnace serviced and know that it is running at its optimum, you may want to consider adding on to the system. One way you can do this is by installing a wood-burning stove. Here is a bit of information about doing this.
9 November 2017
Do you hear any strange noises outside of your furnace, notice that it isn't working properly, or fear that you smell some type of gas? Do you notice that your gas bills are unusally high, even though you haven't made any changes with how you set the thermostat? The issue could be that there are problems with the pilot or the gas lines. This could be very dangerous for the home and for the safety of all that live there, and you don't want this to be a worry.
29 September 2017
Are you a big fan of lower temperatures? Is the annual arrival of autumn something that you celebrate every year? Many people enjoy the cooler months more than the summer ones. The reason for this tends to be the higher temperatures - temperatures which may only be made somewhat bearable with the use of air conditioning. As wonderful as modern air conditioning is, it does still need to be cared for properly in order to ensure that it will continue to function next year when you need it.