Five Furnace Warning Signs To Know

We expect our home’s to be at comfortable temperatures year-round, no matter what the weather is outside. Our furnaces and air conditioning units work hard to keep our homes warm or cool when necessary. When something goes wrong with our furnace or HVAC system, we often have no idea what has happened or why. However,

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Important Tips Of Choosing The Right HVAC Contractor

With summer coming to a close and the heating season not far off, many homeowners are worried about the high cost of heating their home’s this winter. Fortunately, a professional heating and cooling contractor can offer excellent advice on energy saving tips as well as help you get your equipment in top operating condition. With

Regular air conditioning maintenance service can prevent expensive repairs

It’s Not Too Late For End Of Summer Air Conditioning Maintenance

Most homeowners know that a quality HVAC system can be a major investment. Of course, it’s also a big part of being able to keep your home comfortable, regardless of the season. Fortunately, with winter not too far off, now is an excellent time to consider important A/C maintenance. While many people take care of

Will Efficiency Standards Be Going Up For HVAC Equipment?

Many people are wondering if HVAC efficiency standards will be going up any time in the near future. After all, back in 2009, the US Department of Energy, DOE, had worked together with experts in both the HVAC industry as well as those in utilities field in an attempt to find an effective way to

Whole Home Performance energy audits save homeowners money

What Is Whole Home Performance?

If you are like many Americans, you fear extreme temperatures as you know these are the times of the year when your home’s energy bills rise. You work extra hard to be able to pay these bills and keep your home at a comfortable temperature year round. You know that maintaining a comfortable temperature in

Diagnose Your Air Conditioning Problem

Warmer weather means busy days for your air conditioning unit. We often take for granted that this wonderful piece of machinery keeps our homes at comfortable temperatures when the weather outside is not. We don’t often stop and wonder what we will do if our unit were to malfunction or stop working. A service call

Is Your HVAC System Protected From Power Surges?

Though they are rare, power surges can occur at any time of the day or the night. They have the potential to damage or ruin any electrical device or appliance in your home. From your waffle iron to your curling iron, your television to your coffee maker, your stereo equipment to your computer. In addition,

Create And Implement An Energy Savings Plan For Summer

Air conditioning makes the interior temperatures of homes pleasant during hot summer days. It also uses a great deal of energy. This increase in energy use translates into higher utility bills during the hotter months. In order to hold down costs, it is important for homeowners to develop a Summer Energy Savings Plan based on

Energy Efficiency: Using Fans Vs. Lowering The A/C

As the seasons change, it pays to keep an eye on home energy costs. As energy prices continue to rise, homeowners can take several steps to control, or lower, their monthly utility bills. Americans spend billions of dollars each year on electricity costs of air conditioning, accounting for up to 15% to 70% of the

A NATE Certified HVAC Technician Makes Efficient And Effective HVAC Repairs

Your air conditioner is making that funny grinding noise again and the air coming out of the vents is definitely warm, not cool. You need to call a repair company but are unsure which one to choose. When in doubt, look for a heating and air conditioning service company with NATE certified repair technicians. You