Keeping Your AC System Cleaner

  • What To Do About A Heat Pump That Has Ice Buildup

    28 November 2018

    One problem that you may encounter with a heat pump is that it will freeze up when the weather outside is very cold. When this happens, you'll need to know the proper steps to take to defrost the heat pump. While it's common for ice to build up from time to time on a heat pump, you can take preventative steps to stop it from happening excessively, which will keep the heat pump running smoothly.

  • Three Signs It's Time to Replace Your Air Conditioner

    24 October 2018

    Sometimes even the best air conditioning (AC) system needs to be repaired by the experts, and routine maintenance by AC technicians is always recommended. If you're finding yourself calling for repairs on a regular basis, however, or your AC is simply getting up there in years and no longer working as efficiently as you'd like, it's probably time to replace it. Here are a few of the biggest signs that it's time to replace your air conditioner.

  • A Few Tips To Help Determine Which Part Of Your Air Conditioner Needs Repaired

    26 September 2018

    Having an air conditioner quit working in the middle of the summer can be frustrating and can make your home quite uncomfortable. It is going to require a call to an HVAC company to have them send a technician to the house. While you could wait until the technician arrives to get a quote on the repair costs, if you can give the person answering the phone some information about what is going on, they can often get an idea of the problem and let you know an approximate cost right then.

  • The Advantages Of Through-The-Wall AC Units

    22 August 2018

    Are you going to add some air conditioning to your home, or even just to one room? If you are looking for a smaller system, one that is not intended to cool down your entire property, there are a few choices available. The most common air conditioning systems for small-scale cooling are window units, portable units, and through-the-wall units. Each of these systems works pretty much the same.  They basically use electricity, and no fuel or air ducts, to create and pump cold air into the home.

  • Preventing And Preparing For Central Air Failure

    11 July 2018

    Everyone relies on the air conditioning unit in their homes to keep them cool in the summer. Whenever it quits working, you suffer. There are some things that can be done to protect your air conditioning unit, and a few things that you should keep on hand to be able to quickly get it going again if it quits. Here, you'll learn what to have on hand and what you need to do to protect the unit.

  • Time To Start Thinking About Winter: How To Get The Most Out Of Your Furnace This Year

    16 June 2018

    You may still be enjoying the warm summer weather, but winter will be here before you know it. When it finally arrives, you'll want to start using your heater. If you're like most people, you'll also want to find ways to make your heater more energy efficient. That's actually not as hard as it might seem. In fact, with just a few adjustments, you can stay warm all winter long, and keep your heater working efficiently.

  • What's In The Box? Boiler Questions And Answers Revealed

    7 May 2018

    Boilers come in all shapes and sizes. In fact, many of the boilers with which you might be familiar are quite different from all of the other boilers available. So, when you want to install a boiler, you may be tempted to ask, "What is in the box?" This is especially true if you are installing a residential boiler instead of a commercial or industrial boiler. Here are some common boiler questions and answers: