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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.

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Four Signs Your Air Ducts Need Repair

Your air ducts are one of the most vital components to your home's climate control system, and they can last for decades if properly maintained. However, they can often get left out in favor of maintaining other components, like the actual air conditioning unit and all its parts. Luckily, if there's something wrong with your ductwork, it's typically easy to tell. Here are some signs you should look out for, especially if you're using ducts that are over 10 years old or have gone without regular maintenance. Read More 

Was Your Heater Submerged By Flood Waters? Steps To Take Following A Flood

If your backyard has flooded and the water reached portions of your heater, you may wonder if your heater can be salvaged. Fortunately, in most cases, a heater can be salvaged despite having been flooded, as long as you take the right actions following the floods. As soon as the flood waters recede, here are the steps you should take to help save your heater.  Disconnect It From Its Power Source Read More 

Ac Tips For Hot Summer Times

When those hotter summer months are on their way, you have the opportunity to make sure you are going to be able to keep your home cooled during those hot days and nights. This article will inform you of some of the efficient styles of air conditioners and it will also provide you with other tips on ways you can contain the coolness, allowing you to contain the coolness longer. Read More 

How To Clean A Heat Pump

There is nothing more frustrating than wasting money trying to keep your home cool and comfortable. Some people think that they can't afford to have their system service, but they don't realize how much extra that they are paying through their increased utility bills. That is, even a $100 HVAC maintenance visit could pay for itself very quickly if it fixes a problem that is causing your system to be inefficient. Read More 

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