Once the cool weather begins to appear, you should start preparing your furnace and heating system. This is the perfect time of year to evaluate your home's heating costs. Here are some things you can do to help decrease your energy expenses while still keeping your home comfortable during the cold weather season: Consider an Automated Heating Option A great way to both save money on your heating energy expenses is to automate the heating. [Read More]
Does Your Home's Ductwork Need Repairs?
If you have an HVAC system that uses forced air, know that it depends on the ductwork to get air to every room of the home. If there is ductwork that is damaged, the entire system may be operating inefficiently due to air leaking out. Here are some indications that you need to have your ductwork repaired by an HVAC professional. Visible Damage The first thing you should do is check any ductwork that is easily accessible for visible damage. [Read More]
3 Tips for Installing Garage Air Conditioning Systems
Your garage can be an extremely hot place in the summertime. If you want to make the most of your garage and get some work done in your garage in the summertime, you are going to want to install an air conditioner in your garage that is independent of the rest of your home. Look into Building Codes Before you even start to think about adding a heater to your garage, you need to look into local building codes. You may need to get a permit before you install a garage air conditioning system. [Read More]
What You Need To Know To Remove Ice From Your Air Conditioner
Sometimes, it's possible to have too much of a good thing, and a frozen air conditioner is one of those things. When temperatures are rising, the last thing you need is for your air conditioner to ice up on you. Knowing how to deice your air conditioner will help you to prevent damage to your unit and get the cool air flowing again. Symptoms Of A Frozen Air Conditioner It may not be readily apparent that your air conditioner coils have frozen. [Read More]