Category: Tips

May 01 2018 0comment

Why Won’t My Air Conditioner Kick Off?

We haven’t had too much warm weather yet this year, but if you’re already noticing your air conditioner running for extended periods of time without kicking off, you should take care of the problem now. Air conditioning units that regularly cycle on and off or that stay running all day and night are a cause […]

April 26 2018 0comment

Free Ways to Make Your Air Conditioner More Energy Efficient

Over the course of a year, heating and cooling bills can add up to over half of your total utility expenses. With summer only weeks away, now is the time to refresh your memory on how to make your air conditioner as energy efficient as possible. No-Cost Ways to Make Your Air Conditioner More Energy […]

April 16 2018 0comment

Checking for Leaks in Your HVAC System

Do you have a traditional ducted HVAC system? Energy loss through the ducts alone could be 30% or more! If you have the time and energy to do so, finding the leaks in your ducts is worth it. On average, fixing the leaks in ducted system costs about $350, but the savings are higher in […]

April 05 2018 0comment

8 Things to Do Before Turning on the AC this Summer

Summer is right around the corner! Before you crank up your air conditioning for the summer, you should tackle some regular maintenance tasks to ensure your unit is in great condition and ready to keep your family cool. Here are 8 things that you should do before turning on the AC this summer. 8 Things […]

April 03 2018 0comment

Recommended Thermostat Settings for Home Comfort

Is it getting warm in here, or is it just me? If you tend to set your thermostat and forget it, your home might be too warm or too cold, and there’s a good chance that your energy bills are sky high. Thankfully, there are recommended thermostat settings that should keep the majority of adults […]

March 06 2018 0comment

How to Know Which HVAC Contractor is Best

Choosing an HVAC contractor is a serious decision, since some contractors go above and beyond to make customers happy while others cut corners that cost you money in the future. Doing your research is essential, as HVAC repairs and replacements are a significant investment. What should you look for when choosing an HVAC contractor? Over […]

February 22 2018 0comment

The Best Practices for Heating and Cooling a Basement

Whether you remodeled your basement or finished it for the first time, finding the right solution for heating and cooling a basement can be difficult. However, adding an HVAC system is the best way to make the space perfect for  year-round use. The Challenges of Heating and Cooling a Basement Keeping underground spaces comfortable means […]

February 20 2018 0comment

How to Raise and Lower Your Home’s Humidity

Adjusting the moisture levels in your home can be difficult, but maintaining the right temperature and humidity are two critical parts of feeling comfortable in your home. Humidity levels can make respiratory problems worse and increase the likelihood of catching a cold. The moisture levels in your home even affect the health of your home’s […]