When you own a business, part of your job is worrying about the heating, cooling, and indoor air quality. Unfortunately, it's often easy to ignore the HVAC system, especially when you have so many other hats to wear. If you haven't had your system repaired or maintained in a while, keep reading to learn more. Do You Have Poor Indoor Air Quality? Besides heating and cooling, the HVAC system plays a major role in indoor air quality.
12 December 2022
Getting through a winter with a faulty heating unit can be a distressing experience. Yet, many people find themselves in such a situation because they overlooked furnace maintenance ahead of the heating season. Moreover, a furnace that blows cold air into your house and still uses your fuel can be annoying. Fortunately, you can troubleshoot why the system has malfunctioned and come up with possible solutions. Consider these common causes.
28 November 2022
The ductwork is one of the longest-term parts of your home's HVAC system. While you will need to repair or replace furnaces, air conditioners, dehumidifiers, and other mechanical parts of the system, it's much easier to ignore your ductwork. In fact, there's a good chance you're still using the ductwork that originally came with your home. Despite its durability, ductwork can occasionally become a source of headaches and HVAC problems. These four facts will help you understand more about your home's ductwork so you can recognize and address any problems.
31 October 2022
Cats hiss, and it does not necessarily mean anything is wrong. If your furnace is hissing, though, that is another matter. There is almost certainly something wrong. The only question is, "what?" In some cases, the problem might be minor and you might be able to fix it yourself. Other times, there may be something bigger wrong that your HVAC tech has to address. Here's a closer look at some of the most likely reasons why your furnace is hissing.
13 October 2022
Boiler heating systems warm a house or other structure by warming water. They may heat the water and send water itself through pipes. Or, they may heat the water until it turns to steam, and then send the steam through the pipes. Regardless of which type of boiler system your home has, you may be wondering whether you should stick with it when you have your heating system replaced. After all, boiler heating is not as common as it once was, at least in new construction.
28 September 2022
Whenever someone has an AC company install a system, they should aim to maximize the benefits. This involves more than putting in the best air conditioning system on the market. If you want to get the most from your setup, discuss these three things with the AC installation contractors. Placement A lot of your long-term dealings with the system are going to depend on the placement of the main components. Particularly, you will want to maximize the ability to service the system.
9 September 2022
With the heat of summer and all the bright sunshine, your house can get very hot. Even if you have shade for part of the day, the heat will still work its way in. If you have an air conditioner, you can counteract that heat and keep your house at a comfortable temperature. However, if your air conditioner breaks down, then you have to figure out a way to keep your home cool.
19 August 2022
If you're like most people, the purchase of a new home is a major milestone in your life. It's an exciting time, but it can also be daunting, especially when it comes to getting everything ready for moving. One thing that you may not have given much thought to is the installation of an HVAC unit. Not only do you need to choose the right system for your needs, but you also need to make sure it's installed correctly so you can enjoy optimal comfort and efficiency.
29 July 2022
Keeping the heat on and at a comfortable temperature throughout the entire winter is an important thing to do. However, there will be times in which your heating system is not doing as good of a job as it should and this can be extremely concerning. You will want to know the signs of trouble that will require professional heating services before you and your loved ones are completely without any heat in the house.
12 July 2022
Your air conditioner is an indispensable home appliance during the summer. When it is functional, it keeps your home cool and comfortable. However, if it incurs damage and malfunctions, you will likely struggle with issues such as stuffy rooms, the unit blowing warm air into the house, etc. Many people are unaware of the problems that could lead to their air conditioner breaking down prematurely. Here are some common myths people have about air conditioning systems and why you should disregard them:
20 June 2022