What To Consider Before Buying a New Furnace

In a previous blog post, we discussed signs that it’s time to replace your furnace. Once you’re determined that you need a new furnace, how do you decide what model would be best for your home? Before committing to a particular model of furnace, it’s important to consider the specific heating needs of your home.  [...]

Signs That It’s Time to Replace Your Furnace

To keep your home heated as effectively and efficiently as possible, it’s important to have a well-functioning furnace. Furnaces have a long lifespan—the average unit can last up to 20 years—but that doesn’t mean they don’t stop working as effectively over time. Routine maintenance and repairs are a great way to extend the longevity of  [...]

Common Winter Heating Problems and How to Avoid Them

As most home owners know, keeping your home comfortable and warm all winter long can sometimes be a challenge. While winter heating problems don’t necessarily mean disaster, they can cause a major inconvenience and also lead to more serious structural problems such as frozen pipes and moisture damage. Here are just a few common winter  [...]

The time has come to ready your home for that dreaded cold wind. Now, isn’t it as easy as adjusting the thermostat for maximum warmth? What’s the best temperature to maintain, anyhow? The ideal temperature for heating differs in each home. It would be easy to say that there is one perfect thermostat setting for  [...]

Emergency Heating Repair: What You Need To Know

Our home heating systems, including hot water tanks and furnaces, tend to get quite the workout during the winter months. A strain on these different home heating systems can cause sudden breakdowns that can leave your entire household out in the cold. The best way to prevent these emergency situations from occurring in your home  [...]

Common Tankless Water Heater Issues

Tankless water heaters are a great modern alternative to conventional hot water heaters. They are energy efficient and compact, so they’re perfect for a modern urban lifestyle. However, these water heater systems may run into trouble from time to time. Luckily, most of these problems have a simple solution that can be easily implemented. Here  [...]

Furnace Maintenance Checklist

A well-maintained furnace is essential for keeping your home warm and comfortable during cold winter weather. A furnace is poor condition is much more likely to experience a sudden breakdown, leaving your entire household stuck in the cold. With some simple maintenance, it’s easy to ensure that your furnace keeps things cozy all winter long.  [...]

Fall Air Conditioner Tips

Summer is winding to a close, but that doesn’t mean that the high temperatures are over just yet. We’ve been experiencing usually warm fall temperatures for the past few years, which means that you may be relying on your air conditioner for longer than expected this season. Here are some fall air conditioner tips to  [...]

Common Air Conditioner Myths

To save money and energy, it’s important that you get the best deal possible on your air conditioner. There are a lot of myths about how to most effectively conserve energy and reduces expenses on your home cooling system. These pieces of misinformation can end up costing you a lot of time, energy and money.  [...]

What is That Sound Coming from My Air Conditioner?

Air conditioners are large and complex machines with many different moving parts, so some noise is to be expected. However, your air conditioning unit shouldn’t be disruptive. If your air conditioner has started to make loud or unusual noises, it could be an indication of a serious problem. Here are some of the most common  [...]

Which Size Central Air System is Right for You?

The size of the central air conditioning system that you choose matters – and it matters a lot. Many of our customers are shocked to find out that they’ve got too much AC for their own good, or that the unit they have doesn’t stand a chance at cooling down their whole home. Unless you  [...]