It's More Important Than You Think

Make sure to get annual maintenance on your HVAC systems to uphold your warranties.

It's More Important Than You Think

Have Central AC? Know About The Potential Problems With These Two Coils

14 March 2017
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Have you noticed that your central AC has become inefficient over the years? This problem can potentially be caused by two coils essential to the unit's operation. There are condenser coils within the unit located outside, and evaporator coils in the main air handler located inside your home. If there are issues with either of these coils, your entire air condition may not work properly. The Condenser Coil Your home's air conditioning starts working with the thermostat, which sends the condenser a signal that turns on the motor inside it.
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Make Sure Your Home Is Sealed Up For Winter With These 2 Tips

6 March 2017
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Spring is around the corner but winter is still here, and if you live in a northern state, you may have winter longer than just a few weeks. No matter where you live, you need to make sure your home is sealed up tight to keep your electricity bills down and to keep you and your family comfortable. Below are two tips on how to do this to help you get started.
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4 Common Causes Of Furnace Problems

8 June 2016
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Most furnace repair jobs are best left to a professional. However, knowing the causes and symptoms of furnace problems can help you identify when it is time to call a technician. Here are four common causes of furnace problems. Blocked Airflow Airflow and air pressure in your HVAC system are carefully balanced for the size and heating demands of your home. A blockage inside your furnace or ductwork can lead to a pressure imbalance and serious problems, such as a cracked heat exchanger.
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Check Your Faucets’ Flow Rates When Having A Tankless Water Installed

9 February 2016
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Tankless water heaters don't only provide energy savings; they also give homeowners never-ending streams of hot water -- as long as their minimum flow rates are met. If their minimum flow rates aren't met, tankless water heaters won't provide any hot water. Therefore, if you're having a tankless water heater installed, you should first check your faucets' flow rates to make sure they meet or exceed your new water heater's minimum rate.
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A Hybrid Heating System May Be The Right Choice For You

22 December 2015
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If you are a homeowner looking to install a new HVAC system, there are several decisions you have to make. You must decide how energy efficient you want your system to be, and what type of fuel your system will use. While there has been a trend for years for homeowners to install heat pumps, they do not work as efficiently as other systems if your weather drops below a certain temperature.
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It's More Important Than You Think

I used to routinely get calls from HVAC contractors in my area offering annual maintenance contracts. As soon they would identify themselves, I would quickly say no thank you and hang up. After all, my heating and cooling system was working fine. Why would I spend money on services I clearly didn't need? Boy was I wrong! A few years ago, my AC unit suddenly stopped working. I called my HVAC contractor to have it repaired and assumed that my warranty would pick up the bill. That was until I learned my warranty was voided due to a lack of maintenance. Out of nowhere, my decision to ignore those maintenance calls was about to cost me more than a $1,000. I know there are others out there like me. It is my hope that this site will provide them with the knowledge they need to avoid the mistakes I made.

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