18 September 2023
In HVAC, there exist two predominant systems: the traditional HVAC units and the mini split heat pumps. This blog will compare the two systems in order to offer insight into their differences, benefits, and potential drawbacks. Traditional HVAC systems have been the standard for many years. They consist of a central unit that is responsible for heating or cooling the entire house. Ductwork is installed throughout the home, allowing for the distribution of cool air.
21 August 2023
A quiet, efficient heater is what every homeowner desires during the chilly winter months. But what happens when your source of warmth starts making loud, disruptive noises? This can be a cause for concern and may indicate a potential problem. Here are some common reasons why your heater may be making loud noises. 1. Dirty or Clogged Filter A dirty or clogged filter is often the culprit behind a noisy heater.
12 July 2023
If you live in an older home and are looking to replace your air conditioning unit, you may have some unique challenges to consider. Installing a new air conditioning system requires careful planning and proper execution to ensure that it runs efficiently and effectively. However, with the right preparation and professional assistance, replacing an old air conditioning unit in an older home can be a relatively straightforward process. Assessing Your Home's Needs: Choosing the Right Size and Type of Unit
12 July 2023
If you are purchasing a large lot of land to build a home, and having a highly efficient home is important to you, there are a lot of options to consider when building. Talk with the builder or your sub-contractors about your energy efficiency goals, and what type of options you have to make the home as energy independent as possible. There are different types of systems you can consider for the home and that you want to get quotes for before you start the building process.
20 June 2023
Owning a business brings a variety of responsibilities. If you have a commercial facility that stores medications, ingredients, or other objects that need to stay refrigerated, it is vital to ensure that your refrigerators are fully functional. Here are the warning signs you have an issue with your commercial refrigerator. Issues Maintaining Temperature A major issue that warrants repair is a shift in the internal temperature of your commercial refrigerator or freezer.
30 May 2023
Many people brave summer temperatures with minimal air conditioning usage, but almost everyone agrees that air conditioners are lifesavers during sizzling heat waves. Unfortunately, these high temperatures can strain your air conditioning system the most. Turning on your AC during a brutal heat wave only to discover it fizzling out can be frustrating and uncomfortable. Many air conditioning issues may go unnoticed, only to rear their heads as temperatures climb. You might not notice a little extra heat and humidity on an average summer day, but you'll certainly feel the difference when the mercury starts reaching for the sky.
8 May 2023
If you've reached a point where your property needs a new HVAC system to heat and cool areas inside properly, then you need to be careful about the HVAC dealer you buy from. Finding a great fit today isn't hard at all. You just need to stick to the following search protocols. Look For Emergency Setup Services There are a lot of HVAC dealers that will offer installation with all of their units.
12 April 2023
Short cycling is a condition where your furnace will run for a short period and shut off before fulfilling your thermostat's setpoint. Most systems should run as long as necessary to meet your thermostat setpoint, so short cycling typically indicates an underlying issue. However, you may occasionally experience a situation where your furnace barely runs and instead rapidly turns on and off. Rapid cycling usually points to a problem with your furnace's ignition sequence.
22 March 2023
Your heater is a critical part of your home's comfort and safety, especially during the colder months. However, like all appliances, heaters have a lifespan and eventually need to be replaced. Here are three signs that it's time to replace your heater, as well as tips on how to find the right HVAC contractor to help you with the replacement. 1. Age of Your Heater The age of your heater is one of the most significant factors in determining when it's time for a replacement.
3 March 2023
As spring approaches, you may be making preparations for when you can turn off the heat and start up the central air conditioner. As part of these preparations, you may have uncovered the outdoor unit and performed a visual inspection. As you inspect the unit, you may have noticed that the condenser coils have dirt, mud, and grim caked to their surfaces. While this issue may seem to be something insignificant, there are a couple of problems that arise when you neglect to have the condenser coils in your home's central A/C unit cleaned by a professional after discovering that they are dirty.