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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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Why Won’t The AC Shut Off?

A constantly running air conditioner can lead to all sorts of problems. Not only is it wasteful in terms of energy consumption, but the constant running can also prematurely wear out and damage the parts in your AC, leading to expensive repairs or premature unit replacement in the future. Symptoms The most obvious symptom is that the fan is always running. The AC simply never powers off. Sometimes there may be no cool air coming out of the vents, but yet the hum of the fan motor will still be heard. Read More 

3 HVAC Questions That You Should Know The Answer To

Does your home's HVAC system feel like a bit of a mystery to you? If so, you likely have a few questions about it that you've been meaning to know the answer to. Should You Shut Down The HVAC System To Change The Filter? When the time comes to change the filter on your furnace or air conditioner, you're likely wondering if you need to bother with shutting the whole thing down for such a simple swap. Read More 

Why Even A Well-Maintained Heating System Might Sometimes Need Repair

You probably know that properly maintaining the systems in your home is important, so you might have made an effort to keep your heating system properly maintained. Despite your best efforts, however, you could still be dealing with problems with your home heating system. If this is the case, you could be curious about why your heating system is failing when you might have worked so hard to keep it in good shape. Read More 

4 Things To Consider When You Need A Water Heater Installed In Your Small Cabin

If your vacation cabin needs a water heater, consider getting a tankless model. Tankless water heaters are ideal for small homes since they don't take up much room. Here are four things to consider when it comes to a new water heater installation for your cabin. 1. Consider How Often You'll Visit If you close up your cabin during the cold months, you may need to talk to a plumber about the best water heater to have installed. Read More 

Be Prepared: How To Get Ready For Your Heater Repairs

If your heater is in need of repairs, you want the service appointment to go as smoothly as possible. One way to do that is to provide your service technician with the right information about your heater. This information includes the make and model of your heater, as well as the problems you're experiencing. In addition to that information, there are other steps you can take to help the appointment go smoothly. Read More