Maintaining Your Home Heating and Cooling System

About the Problems an Air Handler Can Experience

22 August

Are you fed up with the inefficient central air conditioning system in your house? One area of the system that might need to be repaired is the air handler, as it plays a major role in energy efficiency. There are several parts inside of an air handler that could be causing the problem. Take a […]

Air-Conditioner Installation: Things You Should Consider When Installing an In-Slab Duct System

25 July

There is usually the option of installing air-conditioning air ducts either above the ground or in slabs. The cost of installation is one of the most significant things that a person should consider when deciding on which type of installation to go with. The following are costs of in-slab installation that one may not have to […]

The Benefits Of An Electric Heat Pump System

06 June

Did your old central heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system go out and you need to invest in a new one? You might want to consider obtaining your heating and cooling needs via an electric heat pump instead of opting for another central HVAC system. An electric heat pump system comes with numerous benefits […]

3 Things To Do Before Installing A Hybrid Electric Pump Water Heater

14 April

If energy efficiency is a concern when it comes to selecting a new water heater, you may be thinking of investing in a hybrid electric pump water heater. These units rely on heat pulled from the surrounding air to generate the hot water your home needs, making them the perfect option for homes located in […]

3 Places Mold May Be Hiding From You In Your Home

08 April

Just because you do not see mold growing in your home, this does not mean you don’t have it. This is because mold can sometimes hide in places that you cannot see. Below are three of these places, as well as what you can do to get rid of it. Chimney Cap If your home […]

Fixing An Air Conditioner That Is Not Cooling Your Home Properly

07 April

If you use an air conditioner during summer months to keep cool and you are finding that your window unit is not emitting cool temperatures as it should, you will need to troubleshoot the problem in an attempt to have it work properly once again. In some instances the air conditioner may need coolant servicing. If you had this […]

Use HVAC Waste To Reduce Energy Costs

06 April

While insulating walls and sealing duct leaks can go a long way towards reducing energy costs, there’s one place where your building is consistently wasting energy: the building’s air ventilation system. However, installing an energy recovery ventilator (ERV) can help you recapture some of that lost energy to power your HVAC system. Here’s what you […]

Unclog And Clean An Air Conditioning Unit’s Condensate Line

06 April

If water is leaking from the bottom of your window air conditioning unit, the condensate pan may be full due to a blockage in the condensate line. The condensate line is the tube that is connected to your unit and is responsible for transporting condensation outside of your home. Clean out the pan and unclog […]

Hydronic Heating Vs Gas Forced Air Heating

05 April

When it comes to heating the home, you have two main options. You can go for the hydronic heating or you can opt for gas forced air heating. There are differences between the two, and now you need to know them so you can make your final decision. Here are the main differences, such as […]

Three Reasons To Shade Your Roof

05 April

Some homeowners automatically disapprove of having trees near the house. And while it’s true that trees can constitute a hazard or a nuisance (some more than others), the shade they provide can actually be quite beneficial as well. But if you still don’t want to deal with trees (or if you don’t have trees and […]