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Insulating Your Home To Help Your HVAC System

When we couldn't get our home to cool down last summer, we started checking our HVAC system. We found out that our air conditioning system was working fine, but the air just seemed to leave our house rapidly. We contacted an HVAC contractor to run a few tests, and he concluded that we had a severe insulation problem. After showing us which rooms had bad leaks, he recommended a business to come out and remedy the situation. This blog is all about insulating your home and helping you to keep that carefully heated and cooled air inside, where it belongs.



Furnace Troubleshooting Tips To Try Yourself

When your furnace breaks down, it can be a difficult time. It's a major appliance and one that may seem scary to try to repair on your own. There are a few troubleshooting tasks you can try yourself that aren't too daunting and that even the most novice homeowner can attempt. Try these things before calling out the furnace repairman to save you a few extra bucks. Check For Power Read More 

What To Do When Your Air Conditioning Won’t Run Cold

It's a great feeling to be able to walk over to your thermostat, click a few buttons, and feel refreshingly cool air start to blast through your vents. A hot day becomes much more bearable when you can go inside of the house and be greeted with that cold breeze. However, things can get a bit frustrating when you're expecting the air pumping through your house to be one temperature, and it just can't reach the mark. Read More 

Common Concerns You Might Have Regarding Geothermal HVAC Systems

There is a great variety of different types of heating systems that homeowners can choose for their homes. Geothermal can be one of the more commonly used due to its energy efficiency, but homeowners can find it difficult to commit to this type of heating system when they are uninformed. Addressing several frequently asked questions about these systems should provide you with a deeper understanding and the ability to better evaluate this heating system option. Read More 

Getting Your HVAC System Ready For The Winter Months

As the winter months approach, you may want to take the time to check over your HVAC unit to ensure it is ready for the cold. While most systems can survive the cold without too many issues, there are a few maintenance items that you should consider before turning the heat on for the season. You can take care of these yourself or hire a company like A & E Heating and AC Inc to come do it for you if you are more comfortable. Read More 

Pro and Cons of a Downflow-Style Furnace

Furnaces come in two main types depending on the direction of the airflow. An upflow furnace sends the heated air upward while a downflow furnace sends the air downward. Upflow units are popular due to the utilization of heat's natural convection property. Downflow heaters have one key advantage as well as a couple of disadvantages. If you're a homeowner considering a new furnace, here is a pro and a couple of cons associated with a downflow style furnace. Read More